The Village de Memramcook wishes to encourage its citizens to visit the Province of New Brunswick website regularly for information and updates surrounding the COVID-19 situation: www.gnb.ca/coronavirus.
Public Notice - Monday, March 16
The Village de Memramcook wishes to inform the public that it is monitoring the situation closely and following instructions given by the Public Health Agency of Canada and the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health of the Province of New Brunswick.
Here are the steps we are taking to protect our employees and to continue to provide the level of essential services to residents, as well as to help reduce the spread of the virus. These measures are based on the information we currently have and may change as the situation continues to evolve.
REDUCED ORGANIZED ACTIVITIES BY THE VILLAGE DE MEMRAMCOOK
Until further notice, the Village de Memramcook is suspending all its activities that bring together a significant number of people. Consequently, the following activities are canceled and could be postponed to a later date:
🚫 March 16th – Municipal Council Regular Meeting
🚫 March 18th – AFM Activity
🚫 March 28th – J’MEM Forum/Dialogue NB
🚫 All public skating until March 31th
The municipality will continue to inform its citizens of any changes involving the accessibility to its infrastructure through its website and Facebook page. We invite the public to consult the municipality’s social media or to contact the municipal office to stay informed of any changes.
SITUATION SURROUNDING MUNICIPAL INFRASTRUCTURE ACCESSIBILITY
▶️ The Municipal Building remains open during its regular hours.
• We ask everyone to minimize visits to the municipal office. If you are experiencing symptoms related to COVID-19, we ask that you completely refrain from visiting the municipal office.
• The Village de Memramcook extends the dog registration deadline to May 31th (without penalty).
▶️ The arena is closed to the public until further notice.
▶️ Fire stations are closed to the public until further notice.
▶️ All other municipal installations (with the exception of the municipal office) are closed to the public until further notice.
Here are information and recommendations to follow for personal hygiene measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19, according to the Chief Medical Officer of Health for the Province of New Brunswick:
REDUCING THE POSSIBILITIES OF TRANSMISSION
• Wash your hands often
• Cough and sneeze into your elbow
• Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with your hands
• Cough into a tissue and throw it away
• Stay home if you are sick
• Avoid all contact with a sick person
• Use a alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available
We are in contact with the NB Emergency Measures Organization and are currently in the process of reviewing the delivery of services (particularly for essential services) in the event of an emergency activation.
Additional measures may be added as directed by the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health of the Province of New Brunswick. We will keep you informed.
For more information, please visit the following websites: