Dr. Carson & Marion Murray Community Centre Update

As per provincial public health directives, effective June 5, “fitness facilities such as gyms, yoga studios and climbing facilities can open if they are ready and choose to do so”

The Municipality is looking forward to opening the Dr. Carson & Marion Murray Community Centre, but at this time we are still working on preparing the facility to safely open and we will not open to the public on June 5. We will provide updates when we have more information to share.

Bulletin to Municipalities from the Dept of Mun Affairs

The Department of Municipal Affairs and Housing issued a Bulletin to Municipalities on June 3, 2020.

To read the document in full click here.

Topics include:

  • Provinical State of Emergency
  • Reactivation of the Nova Scotia Economy
  • Provincal Stimulus Investments
  • Volunteering During COVID-19
  • DMAH Operational Updates

Service Canada operating procedures during COVID-19

Service Canada is a federal institution that is part of Employment and Social Development Canada. Service Canada provides Canadians with a single point of access to a wide range of government services and benefits.

Service Canada is ready to help.Their priority is the health and safety of all Canadians, while maintaining service to the public.In response to COVID-19, all in person Service Canada Centres are closed until further notice.In the meantime, you can access their programs and services online by clicking here.

Communication regarding summer programs

On 22 March, the Province of Nova Scotia declared a state of emergency to help contain the spread of COVID-19.

To comply with the public health restrictions, all spring and summer programs have been cancelled. As the public health restrictions are lifted, the Municipality will provide updates regarding programming that may become available.  

For up-to-date and further information on the provincial response to COVID-19 please see the provincial website.