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Mayor’s Message for Summer 2020

The summer of 2020 is officially here and we have been enjoying some lovely weather. We have been living with the Covid-19 pandemic for over 3 months. Everyone has had to make changes to the way we live and work. I want to thank all our health care workers as well as those who support the vulnerable people in our community. You have risen to the challenge and we are truly grateful. As we head into this summer, we know many will be enjoying their cottage properties more than ever. We will also see many renters coming here as the short-term rentals were permitted by the Province. The message I sent out early May asked that people bring the supplies that they needed. Now that we are in phase 2, that message has changed. Our local businesses are ready for...
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Following the advice of Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health, the Province has begun to ease pandemic restrictions. In light of this, Dysart’s Emergency Control Group has made the decision to open the Kennisis Lake and West Bay landfills effective Saturday, May 16th. For the safety of staff and visitors, cash transactions will not be permitted and only household waste and recycling will be accepted at this time. It is important that our sites operate safely during this time, so please remember to respect social distancing rules and maintain a 2 metre buffer around others when visiting the landfill. For complete information on summer hours, please visit this link: https://www.dysartetal.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Landfill-Hours-2019.jpg...
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COVID-19 Pandemic Update

April 9th, 2020 at 11:30 AM The Emergency Control Group would like to offer some information as we go into Easter weekend. Firstly, we understand that for many, this is typically a time to gather with family and friends. We would like to urge everyone to reach out to loved ones via telephone or video chat and restrict their face-to-face socialization to members of their immediate household. In the words of Queen Elizabeth, “we will be with our friends again, we will be with our families again, we will meet again”, but for now, we must sit tight. Please keep in mind that the Province has designated the entire legislated fire region of Ontario a Restricted Fire Zone, which means that all outdoor fires are prohibited in Haliburton County. If you notice a failure to comply with this order, please...
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The Municipality of Dysart et al is closely monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic and will provide information and updates as they become available. For more information please visit our home page and blog posts.