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Covid 19 – Information


Mayor declares State of Emergency
Mayor Scott Mackey officially declared an emergency in the Township of Chatsworth, to assist in the containment of COVID-19 at 9:55 a.m. on March 30, 2020. The declaration of an emergency, under Section 4 (1) of the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act, 1990, allows the Municipality to use all available options to protect the health, safety and welfare of its residents. The state of emergency is effective immediately and will remain in effect until further notice.

Township Press Releases
June 5, 2020 Township Beaches Re-Open
May 27, 2020 Parks and Greenspaces Re-Opening
April 20, 2020 Delivery of Garbage Bag Tags
March 30, 2020 Declaration of Emergency
March 17, 2020 Cancellation of Council Meetings and Public Meetings
March 16, 2020 Closed Facilities

How to Protect Yourself
Everyone should practice good basic hygiene as a preventative measure to protect against the novel coronavirus and other viruses in this cold and flu season.

  • wash your hands often with soap and water or alcohol-based hand sanitizer
  • sneeze and cough into your sleeve
  • avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth
  • avoid contact with people who are sick
  • clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces
  • stay home if you are sick

For details about the current status of COVID-19, and ways you can protect yourself, visit the Grey Bruce Public Health Unit website – Covid 19.

Resources and Programs
Grey Bruce Public Health Unit:
Public Health Agency of Canada:
Ontario Ministry of Health:
Ontario COVID-19 Status:
World Health Organization:

Employment and Social Development Canada Workplace Benefits and Services
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