The Government of Ontario has placed KFL&A Public Health in the Yellow-Protect level of the provincial COVID-19 Response Framework. Strengthened public health measures will come into effect in our service areas to help control the spread of COVID19 on Monday, March 22, 2021 at 12:01 a.m. Some of these new measures include limited hours of operations for certain settings, limits on the hours for sale at food and drink establishments, reduced recreational program sizes, and collection of patron contact information.
On July 13th Ontario announced the next step in their reopening framework. Lennox and Addington County will move into Stage 3 as of Friday, July 17th. As a result, nearly all of our businesses and public spaces will be able to reopen with proper public health and workplace safety measures in place.
Lennox and Addington Economic Development hosted a Business Support Webinar on Wednesday, April 15th at 1pm.
The webinar discussed updates on government programs, restructuring and streamlining for future success, and positioning your business to offer products and services online.
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This Easter long weekend, it's important to remain diligent to prevent the spread of COVID-19. By doing so you're protecting your family, your loved ones, and our community.
Lennox and Addington Economic Development hosted a Business Support Webinar on Friday, April 3 at 1pm.
We provided an overview of the Canadian Emergency Response Benefit and the Canadian Emergency Wage Subsidy.
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What is a public State of Emergency?
A State of Emergency is a situation in which a government is empowered to perform actions or initiate policies to protect the health and safety of residents.
Is the County of Lennox & Addington in a State of Emergency?
On Thursday, March 26th, 2020 at 1pm, Warden Marg Isbester declared a State of Emergency for the County of Lennox & Addington to help contain the spread of COVID-19.
Press Release: Lennox and Addington County Declares State of Emergency due to COVID-19 Pandemic
At 1:00 pm on March 26, 2020 Warden Marg Isbester declared a State of Emergency for the County of Lennox and Addington. This declaration implements the emergency plan of the municipality and will help protect the health, safety, well-being and property of residents. This declaration of a State of Emergency is effective immediately and will remain in effect until further notice.
(Monday, March 23, 2020 -- Napanee, ON) The COVID-19 pandemic is rapidly evolving and information is changing quickly as more is known about this virus. These are stressful times for many and it is important to remember that we are all in this together and together we will get through.