Monthly Archives: March 2020

Local services that are available to people self-isolating/affected by COVID-19

Below is a list of local businesses and agencies that are still providing services to meet your needs during the ongoing pandemic. This page will be updated as changes are made in the community. Local Businesses Restaurants Click here to view a list of restaurants that offer takeout. This list was last updated on March 20th, 2020 and is subject to change without notice, so please call ahead to confirm hours and options. This week’s Highlander also has a list of businesses’ that are still open; including restaurants. Click here to view. Haliburton Foodland Haliburton Foodland has changed their hours to 8:00am – 8:00pm every day. Haliburton Foodland has implemented one hour in the morning to seniors; from 7:00am – 8:00am. Haliburton Foodland has teamed up with Rotary Club of Haliburton to offer grocery deliveries. Contact Haliburton Foodland Monday –...
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Haliburton County COVID-19 Assessment Centre Opening March 31, 2020

Local health service providers (Haliburton Highlands Family Health Team, Haliburton County, and Haliburton Highlands Health Services) have collaborated in the creation of a local COVID-19 Community Assessment Centre. For more information, please click here:
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COVID-19 Pandemic Update

March 27th, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. The Dysart et al Emergency Control met again this morning as scheduled. Just a reminder to the public that we are into spring thaw. If you aren’t typically at your cottage this time of year, you may not realize that this is a normal occurrence as the frost comes out of the ground. Please have patience as the roads crew works to keep up with regular spring time maintenance and recognize that these roads weren’t built for this type of heavy early spring traffic. Our road network is patrolled regularly and staff are aware of potential issues and keep up as quickly as possible given the size of our road network. In the interest of both sewer system and septic system health, please remember that disposable wipes, paper towels and facial tissues do not...
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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.