June 1, 2020

Most of the Province’s existing Emergency Orders will remain in place until at least June 30, 2020.  This includes the maximum number of people who can congregate remains at 5, unless they reside in the same household.  The number of COVID-19 cases is not going down en...

June 1, 2020

On Wednesday, May 27 at a Special Council meeting, Council approved Greer Galloway, our Engineering consultant, to proceed with issuing the RFP for the reconstruction of Bedford St.  The proposed schedule begins the work from Concession St to George St after July 1 and...

May 28, 2020

The Ontario government is extending all emergency orders in force under s.7.0.2 (4) of the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Current emergency orders include the closure of outdoor playgrounds, play structures and...

May 25, 2020

The provincial government is taking a slow, measured approach to recovering the province’s economy.  Every decision that benefits the economy is weighed against the public health challenge of keeping a lid on COVID-19.  While opening retail stores to a limited extent,...

May 25, 2020

Recent changes to the Province’s Emergency Orders have made it possible to open up  some outdoor recreational facilities in the Village of Westport.  The basketball court at Lockwood Park was opened today, however physical distancing restrictions are still in effect as...

May 19, 2020

Phase One of the Province’s plan to reopen the economy begins tomorrow for several services and businesses.  I am reposting this link to share the government guidelines for over 60 kinds of businesses.  If you need suggestions to help with reopening your business, open...

May 19, 2020

Here is a new Government of Canada COVID-19 support plan – hopefully it will benefit some of you.  If you need assistance working your way through the material, please give me a call.

The Government of Canada has introduced a number of measures to support businesse...

May 16, 2020

The government has provided additional details to assist you while you consider reopening your businesses.  Just a reminder, the number of people allowed to gather has not changed – it still cannot exceed 5.  I have bolded a couple of categories that apply to the Villa...

May 12, 2020

Thank you for making some important changes at the spring.  Old gardens have been replaced and a new pollinator garden has been established.  This is a wonderful improvement that will have positive effects on our environment.  Bring on the heat!