The CSRD and COVID-19 - Update

Monday, March 16, 2020

UPDATE

Following today's announcement by the BC Provincial Health Officer, the CSRD is now limiting any Board or Regional Hospital District meetings to 50 participants including elected officials and staff. Also, all non-essential meetings are postponed until at least the end of April, 2020.

Please read the news release for more details, including links to reliable sources of information regarding COVID-19.

News Release

 

Original Post from March 11, 2020:

The Columbia Shuswap Regional District (CSRD) and the Shuswap Emergency Program are monitoring the situation regarding COVID-19 and are currently following the recommendations of the BC Ministry of Health.  The Regional District has been connecting with our partner government agencies, emergency program partners, and stakeholders to ensure proper preparedness planning. 

As the situation is evolving, it is important to get information from a reputable source. 

Reliable sources of information on COVID-19 include the BC Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC) and Public Health Agency of Canada websites:

http://www.bccdc.ca/
https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health.html