|UPDATE - APR 2|
|UPDATE - APR 1|
|Loyalist Township Offices Remain Closed to the Public Until Further Notice|
|UPDATE - MAR 27|
|Financial relief measures|
|Playground and park surfaces closed|
|UPDATE - MAR 26|
|Loyalist Township declares State of Emergency|
|Transit to operate on reduced Sunday service schedule 7 days per week|
|UPDATE - MAR 24|
|Support for People Dealing with Financial Hardship|
|Resources for Businesses Dealing with COVID-19|
|Update to Waste Collection|
|UPDATE - MAR 20|
|Updated Emergency Services Tiered Response Levels|
|UPDATE - MAR 19|
|Toilet Paper Shortage: What should not go in sanitary sewers|
|March 23 Council Meeting to be live streamed|
|UPDATE - MAR 18|
|Effective Mar 19 - fare collection suspended on Amherst Island Ferry Service|
|UPDATE - MAR 16|
|KFL&A Public Health announces enhanced measures to respond to COVID-19|
|Building permits, inspections and planning applications|
|UPDATE - MAR 13|
|Recreation Facilities Closed|
|Lennox & Adddington County Activates Emergency Operations Centre (EOC)|
What should I be doing to protect myself, my family, and the community?
To reduce exposure to and transmission of a range of illnesses, including the common cold, influenza and COVID-19, KFL&A residents should follow usual health precautions such as:
Clean your hands often with soap and water or use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer
Cough and sneeze into the bend of your arm, or a tissue and not into your hand
Avoid touching your nose, mouth or eyes with your hands
Clean objects and surfaces that a lot of people touch, such as doorknobs, phones, and television remotes with regular household cleaner
Get your influenza vaccine
Stay home when you are sick and avoid contact with other people until your symptoms are gone.
Do not share personal items that come into contact with saliva such as toothbrushes, eating utensils drinks, water bottles, and towels
If you are feeling ill, call your health care provider in advance to let them know of your symptoms and any recent travel to COVID-19 affected areas. After hours, or if you do not have a health care provider call Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000. Do not go to your health care provider or a walk-in clinic without calling ahead.
Where can I find up to date information?
Information is continually evolving, for the most up to date information:
Call the KFL&A Public Health COVID-19 Call Centre at 613-549-1232 and follow the prompt to press 4.
Ensure you have your contact information registered in Loyalist Township’s Emergency Alert system – CodeRed
How does the Township prepare for emergency situations?
Loyalist Township has an Emergency Plan that has been developed to reflect the public safety requirements of our community. Township senior staff participate in annual exercises designed to familiarize them with their responsibilities and obligations in the event of an emergency affecting Loyalist Township residents and/or resources.
The Emergency Control Group is meeting daily to review and update the recommendation for our facilities and staff.