Posted on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 10:57 AM
Point Edward, ON – The Lambton COVID-19 Immunization Task Force met Tuesday, May 11 to discuss updates to the COVID-19 vaccine rollout plan in Lambton County. Here are some highlights from the meeting:
To date, a total of 55,209 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered by Lambton Public Health (LPH), Bluewater Health, primary care and pharmacies. That represents 47 percent of the eligible population in Lambton County who have received one or more doses.
On Tuesday, the Province opened registration...
Posted on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 03:37 PM
Wyoming, ON – Lambton County Archives has shifted its service offerings during the COVID-19 pandemic to adapt and continue to provide researchers and genealogists access to its extensive collection of archival documents that share the stories of the people and places of Lambton County. To further provide an avenue for access, the Archives is now offering virtual appointments to the public.
Lambton County Archives remains closed in response to provincial orders, however serving the community remains...
Posted on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 11:20 AM
Point Edward, ON – In line with the Government of Ontario, Lambton Public Health (LPH) is expanding eligibility to book a COVID-19 vaccination appointment to a number of groups throughout this week.
Today, Group 2 of essential frontline workers who cannot work from home (according to the Province’s Phase 2 immunization rollout) are now eligible. This includes grocery store, restaurant, transportation, and construction workers. Note: you must live or work in Lambton County to register for your vaccine...
Posted on Friday, May 07, 2021 02:17 PM
Wyoming, ON - The County of Lambton Emergency Control Group met Wednesday, May 5 to discuss updates to the current COVID-19 situation.
At this meeting, the Emergency Control Group:
- Heard that 52,257 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Lambton County, as of Wednesday, May 5. This is approximately 45% of the eligible population within the County.
- Received an update from Lambton EMS regarding the transfer of hospital patients from the Greater Toronto Area to other hospitals throughout...
Posted on Friday, May 07, 2021 12:23 PM
Wyoming, ON – Lambton County Council held their regular meeting via videoconference on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. At this meeting, Lambton County Council:
- Received an update from Lambton County Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Sudit Ranade, regarding the current COVID-19 situation in Lambton County.
- Heard a presentation from the Bluewater Association for Safety, Environment and Sustainability (BASES) introducing the organization and its evolution from Sarnia-Lambton Community Awareness Emergency Response,...