October 16, 2020 – Various in-home inspections suspended until further notice
Due to the rising number of positive COVID-19 cases in the community, the City of Winnipeg is suspending in-home, non-emergency inspections until further notice.
Those who have scheduled inspections or appointments will be contacted in the coming days, and presented with alternative means to conduct their inspection, if possible. For individuals who prefer an in-person inspection, appointments will be rescheduled to a later date.
For more information, see: Affected programs & services.
Winnipeg elevated to Restricted (orange) in the Province’s Pandemic Response System
Winnipeg has been elevated to Restricted (orange) in the Province of Manitoba’s Pandemic Response System. As a result of this change, indoor and outdoor public gatherings are limited to no more than 5 people. This limit is in effect for all park bookings, cemetery gatherings, and weddings at City Hall, until further notice. This does not impact Winnipeg Transit and Winnipeg Transit Plus, libraries, and other recreation and leisure facilities and programs. In-person public engagement opportunities have been suspended until further notice.
Face masks required in City facilities and vehicles, including Winnipeg Transit and Winnipeg Transit Plus
As part of our commitment to ensure the health and safety of our residents and employees, all individuals entering City facilities or using City vehicles, including Winnipeg Transit and Winnipeg Transit Plus, must wear a face mask as a means to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our community. For more information, see: Ongoing response.
Potential exposures information
For information provided by Manitoba Health about locations where people might have been exposed to COVID-19 in a City of Winnipeg facility or vehicle, including Winnipeg Transit, see: Potential exposures.