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Holiday Hours at Peterborough Public Health

Posted on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 12:11 PM

Contact Tracing and Case Management Continue 7 days/week While Offices Close on Statutory Holidays

Peterborough Public Health will operate as follows over the holiday season:


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University Scholarships available

Posted on Monday, December 21, 2020 09:40 AM

Students from East Central area Durham, Haliburton, Peterborough, City of Kawartha Lakes (Victoria), York. 

Enrolled in 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year at a post-secondary institution...

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Stay Safe When Extreme Cold Weather Arrives This Winter

Posted on Tuesday, December 01, 2020 03:34 PM

With an early start to the winter and colder weather ahead, Peterborough Public Health has activated its Extreme Cold Response Plan (ECRP) to advise residents on the best...

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COVID-19 Safety Plans Now Required by Multiple Sectors in Yellow-Protect Zone

Posted on Wednesday, November 25, 2020 11:07 AM

Public Health Inspectors will be ensuring local business owners and operators have developed and made available their COVID-19 Safety Plans following yesterday’s move for the area...

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COVID-19 response framework: keeping Ontario safe and open

Posted on Monday, November 09, 2020 04:01 PM

As of Saturday November 7th, 2020 at 12:01 a.m., the Province will transition the Ontario COVID-19 response to a new response framework. The framework categorizes public health...