COVID-19 Information

Below you can find general information about the COVID-19 coronavirus and current information about the City’s response to the pandemic. 

Latest City Update

Please click here to access the latest City of Dauphin Media Release on COVID-19 (May 05, 2020).

Business and Community Contacts

The Dauphin & District Chamber of Commerce, Swan Valley Chamber of Commerce, and Roblin & District Chamber of Commerce are working together to ensure residents in the Parkland area have access to information about local businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic:

Basic Essential Service Listings in the Parkland

Public Facebook Group – Parkland Area Business Updates During COVID-19

General Information

People living outside of Winnipeg who are concerned about their exposure to or risk of having COVID-19 should call Health Links–Info Santé at 204-788-8200 or 1-888-315-9257 (toll-free) for further information.

For the most up-to-date information on COVID-19, visit the Manitoba Public Health website at www.gov.mb.ca/health/coronavirus/

For additional preparedness details, visit:
https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/being-prepared.html.

As of May 6, 2020, City Hall (100 Main Street South) will re-open to the public for payments. The City encourages everyone to follow the guidelines outlined at the north entrance of City Hall to provide for physical distancing protocol. Payments may continue to be made via the secure drop box, mail, or through your financial institution. Payments that are made using the secure drop-box at City Hall are asked to use the supplied envelopes and mark their name and contact information to ensure payments are applied to the correct account. 

As of May 6, 2020, the Dauphin Fire Department Fire Hall (121 – 2nd Street NW) will also re-open to the public.

As of May 6, 2020, the City Shop (22 Jackson Street) and Water Treatment Plant will remain closed to the general public. The utility (water and sewer) and garbage/yard waste collection will operate as usual. The Waste Disposal Site will operate as usual.

Mental Health Support

Caring for your mental is vital during these difficult times. For those of us who need support, the Province of Manitoba has set up specialized mental health supports for those experiencing difficulty during the COVID-19 pandemic. For more information about the Province of Manitoba’s virtual therapy program and other resources, visit Province of Manitoba Virtual Therapy and Resources.

Information on Re-Opening Buildings

The Office of Drinking Water has encouraged all water system owners to review information on re-opening businesses, developed by the Canadian Water and Wastewater Association (CWWA). The City of Dauphin would like to draw attention to this information, to any business or individual that is looking to re-open a building which has been vacant due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

The publication from CWWA can be found at https://bit.ly/3fu59MU. This information is provided as is and the City of Dauphin cannot comment on the content of the publication. Should you have any questions on the content, please contact CWWA by phone at 613-747-0524 or email rhaller@cwwa.ca.