With Sudbury moving into the Red Zone Monday, the city will be closing down some municipal services over and above provincial restrictions. All indoor municipal recreation facilities will be closed including pools, arenas and fitness centres. Outdoor rinks and ski hills will be open for now.
Public Health Sudbury & Districts is advising that, due to an internal error, the COVID-19 case data in the Saturday, March 6, 4:00 pm report was incorrect. The updated case count shows 22 new cases, all in Greater Sudbury. With 3 resolved cases, that brings the active count in the area to 173.
Pre-registration for Sudbury COVID-19 vaccines is now open for adults 80 years and up or those receiving chronic home care services. Lotteries will match vaccine recipients with the available supply. Register by Monday, March 8 at 8 pm at surveymonkey.ca/r/vaccineappointment or call 800.708.2505.
Public Health Sudbury & Districts has declared a COVID-19 outbreak in Lo-Ellen Park Secondary School (Rainbow District School Board) in Greater Sudbury after one additional individual tested positive for the virus.
he health and safety of students and employees remains CSC Nouvelon’s top priority. Due to the declaration of a COVID-19 case at École Alliance St-Joseph (Chelmsford) by Public Health Sudbury and Districts and in order to ensure the safety of students and staff, École Alliance St-Joseph will remain closed until Friday, March 12, 2021.
Public Health Sudbury and Districts declared a COVID-19 outbreak at Jean Hanson Public School Saturday after three more people tested positive. The Health Unit says, in spite of the outbreak, the school will stay open. Students with classes in Room 12 were told to self-isolate until March 3.
Currently, only those eligible, based on Provincial direction, can get vaccinated. Public Health Sudbury & Districts has been working directly with partner agencies to identify those individuals to ensure they book their appointments to get vaccinated. As more vaccine becomes available, additional groups of individuals will be offered the vaccine.
Public Health Sudbury & Districts has dismissed all students and staff at Lasalle Secondary School and Cyril Varney Public School following five positive cases of COVID-19, all of which have screened positive for variants of concern (VOC).