Posted on Friday, April 30, 2021 02:41 PM
Travelling to Seasonal Residences Carries Serious COVID-19 Risks Short-Term Rentals Not Permitted During Stay-at-Home Order
Peterborough Public Health recognizes that seasonal residents are an important part of our community and contribute significantly to our economy, social activities and cultural mosaic. It is important, however, that everyone remembers that travelling to secondary properties during the Stay-at-Home order carries a risk of spreading COVID-19.
Visits to a secondary residence is...
Posted on Friday, April 30, 2021 02:24 PM
Peterborough Public Health announced that starting Monday, May 3 local residents can start calling the provincial call centre at 1-833-943-3900 to book COVID-19 vaccination appointments as the local call centre winds down.
“Transitioning vaccine booking to the provincial vaccine booking call centre will streamline the process for Peterborough area residents as we already use the provincial online booking system,” said Dr. Rosana Salvaterra, Medical Officer of Health. “We are grateful for the City’s...
Posted on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 04:00 PM
Calling all Culinary Providers within Kawarthas Northumberland. RTO8 Regional Tourism Organization 8 is reaching out to all food & beverage producers and providers within Kawartha Lakes, Peterborough City and County and Northumberland County to get creative and showcase a culinary product created to commemorate the 101st anniversary of through navigation on the Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site of Canada.
They are pleased to partner with Parks Canada for this Taste of the...
Posted on Friday, April 23, 2021 09:18 AM
Kawartha Lake Stewards Association (KLSA) is launching a community science project to gain a better understanding of the distribution and abundance of the aggressive invasive species starry stonewort in the Kawartha region.
To do this we need your help. All training and equipment will be supplied and no experience or prior knowledge is needed. At the end of the summer you'll not only be able to identify starry stonewort, you'll be able to identify many different aquatic plants! This is...
Posted on Thursday, April 22, 2021 03:03 PM
Peterborough Public Health announced today that it is suspending its COVID-19 hotline phone and email services until further notice as staff are redeployed to manage the local COVID-19 outbreak in our community.
“It is ‘all hands on deck’ now that the surge in local cases and high-risk contacts has reached record levels,” said Dr. Rosana Salvaterra, Medical Officer of Health. “All COVID-19 hotline staff have now been reassigned to help us manage cases and complete contact-tracing as these efforts...