Posted on Wednesday, April 01, 2020 04:45 PM
There are a number of free wireless internet hotspots throughout the County of Haliburton. Please feel free to connect to the internet with your mobile device(s) from the parking lot at each location, as long as you practice safe physical distancing.
Please visit our Internet page for a list of wi-fi hotpsots by Municipality. A PDF version can be downloaded below.
Posted on Monday, March 30, 2020 01:04 PM
Local health service providers (Haliburton Highlands Family Health Team, Haliburton County, and Haliburton Highlands Health Services) have collaborated in the creation of a local COVID-19 Community Assessment Centre.If you think you have COVID-19 symptoms:
- Complete the COVID-19 Self-Assessment at Ontario.ca/coronavirus
- If indicated by the self-assessment results, contact the Haliburton County COVID-19 Community Assessment Centre...
Posted on Sunday, March 29, 2020 10:25 AM
As a County, we realize the importance of our seasonal residents and visitors to our economy. We face some harsh realities recognizing that we have limited capacity to manage a health emergency. A substantial influx of visitors will further challenge our ability to source adequate beds, medical supplies, equipment and personal protective equipment to manage this pandemic.
Our local physicians put forth this communication:
Posted on Friday, March 27, 2020 09:49 AM
Effective immediately (Friday, March 27, 2020) the County of Haliburton Rail Trail is closed to motorized vehicles and/or social gathering. Please be mindful to maintain social distancing from other Trail users.
For more information please contact:
Emergency Information Officer
County of Haliburton
Office: 705-286-1333 x 230
Posted on Saturday, March 21, 2020 09:37 AM
Due to an increasing number of confirmed COVID-19 cases throughout the Province of Ontario, now is the time to be hyper-vigilant as a community, for the protection of our families and neighbours. At this time, there has not been a confirmed case of COVID-19 within the County of Haliburton. However, as a community, we need to follow the recommendations of the federal and provincial governments, and our local Health Unit. Those recommendations are to continue...