Good News! The Township of Schreiber will be reopening the Fitness Centre on November 16th, 2020. All Fitness Centre membership will have an 8-month extension on their card’s expiration date. All cards will remain inactive until the cardholder signs a wavier at the Municipal Complex. Fitness Centre refunds will be available from November 16th – December 16th, 2020. The Fitness Centre will be open 24/7 with a maximum occupancy of 3 and stricter rules for using the Fitness Centre. For more information please visit: www.schreiber.ca/fitness-centre
Good News! The Township of Schreiber will be reopening the Arena Complex on November 16th, 2020. Due to COVID-19, the Arena will be only available for ice rentals, at this time there will be no shinny or public skating. This year’s season will run from November 16th, 2020 – March 13th, 2021.
We would like to thank everybody for their patience and commitment to the Township of Schreiber as we deal with COVID-19.
For more information please visit: www.schreiber.ca/arena
The Schreiber Flu Clinic will be on Tuesday, October 27th 2020 from 4:30pm to 7:15pm at the J.E. Stokes Medical Centre.
As you arrive, you must use the Scotia Street entrance. You will be given a “Now Serving” number that is to be displayed in your front windshield. You will then be guided to your parking spot where you will remain until asked to enter the clinic. Be advised that there may be a wait, as we are limited to the the number of people we can have in the clinic at one time. You will use the main front entrance to enter the clinic and the rear door when leaving the clinic. You will then use the Main Street exit to leave the parking lot.
For everyone’s safety, please use the following precautions:
• If you are feeling unwell, do not attend the clinic.
• Everyone must wear a mask.
• Wear loose fitting clothing like a short sleeve tee shirt to better facilitate immunization.
Please note that if our COVID status changes prior to this clinic, the North Shore Family Health Team will have to modify it’s process. We will do our best to ensure you have the most up to date information. Please remember these are challenging times, so we ask for your patience and cooperation. Please refer to the North Shore Family Health Team’s Facebook page and website for up-to-date information.
Tuesday, November 10th 2020 Schreiber Flu Clinic
This flu clinic will still occur, and the time, place and process will be advertised once the details have been confirmed.
As some may already be aware, Minister Greg Rickford announced the creation of a new short-term Northern Ontario Recovery Program (NORP) to help businesses adapt to new COVID-19 public health guidelines and protect employees and customers. This program will be delivered through the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation.
The total allocation of the program is $20M and NOHFC will cover 100% of eligible costs up to $25,000 per business. The program will be open from October 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020. Eligible costs include those which have been incurred and paid after March 17, 2020.
Applications will be available on the NOHFC website, https://nohfc.ca/ beginning October 1, 2020.
Companies can apply to NORP for assistance with projects that help them adjust to the impacts of COVID-19, such as, but not limited to:
- Building renovations and new constructions
- Customer and employee safety installations
- Equipment purchases, including personal protective equipment (PPE)
- Marketing for new business initiatives
- Restructuring of business operations
All businesses in Northern Ontario are eligible to apply, there is no sector specific focus. Additional information on eligibility, eligible expenses and Q&A’s can be found in the links below.
Press Releaseà https://nohfc.ca/en/news/2020/ontario-launches-recovery-program-for-northern-businesses-impacted-by-covid-19
General Q&A’sà https://nohfc.ca/en/pages/faqs/northern-ontario-recovery-program-q-as
Cost categories and eligible/ineligible expenseà https://nohfc.ca/en/pages/programs/northern-ontario-recovery-program