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2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

 

The Government of Ontario declared a provincial emergency on March 17, 2020 (Order in Council) under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act. Extended on March 30 to April 13 (two weeks). This declaration of emergency was extended on April 14, 2020 (passed by legislature) for a further 28 days. The province extended the emergency orders for the fourth time on May 12 and will now continue until June 2.

The Town of Orangeville has closed public access to municipal buildings. However, most services will continue to be offered to the public -- by phone, by email, virtual and personal appointments, and online services.  For inquiries or more information please contact Customer Service at 519-941-0440 Ext. 0 or [email protected].

The Town of Orangeville has reopened some outdoor public recreation amenities for casual, informal use, effective Thursday, May 21. Use of these amenities is subject to certain recommendations being followed. Read about which amenities are now open and the recommendations for their use. 

Town of Orangeville relief measures 

  • waive all fees and interest related to late payment of property taxes (on all tax classes), effective March 23 for three months (tax instalment due April 27)
  • waive penalties and interest on unpaid water balances for 90 days, effective March 23

Other relief measures

  • winter disconnect ban for electrical services has been extended until July 31, 2020; no late payment interest on incremental balances, and customers may request a flexible payment arrangement on arrears
  • Province suspended peak rate prices until May 31
  • waste collection – double-up days announced:  https://www.dufferincounty.ca/waste

Orangeville Transit

  • fees waived on Orangeville Transit for 90 days (effective March 23); transit will continue to operate on regular schedule 

For relief measures and announcements by the provincial and federal governments visit their websites or view list on orangeville.ca/2019-novel-coronavirus-covid-19 under recent updates from government menu
 

Learn more about the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Health Canada
https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/coronavirus-disease-covid-19.html

Province of Ontario
https://www.ontario.ca/page/2019-novel-coronavirus

Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health
https://www.wdgpublichealth.ca/your-health/novel-coronavirus-covid-19

COVID-19 Resources
This GIS Hub is provided by Esri Canada to share information about the coronavirus pandemic. Information sources include the Community Map of Canada, the Living Atlas, Environics Analytics and others.
https://resources-covid19canada.hub.arcgis.com/

Dufferin-Caledon MP Kyle Seeback
https://www.kyleseeback.ca/coronavirus-canadians

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