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Posted Friday, March 27, 2020

COVID-19 Update Township of Selwyn Approves Financial Supports  Amid COVID-19 Pandemic 
At tonight’s special electronic Council meeting, Township Council approved a number of financial supports to help residents and businesses in recognition of the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. 
“Selwyn Township Council took action today by implementing financial supports to help our residents and businesses. The health and safety of our community is our...

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Posted Friday, March 27, 2020

The back-yard urban hen pilot is currently on-hold until after the COVID-19 emergency is over.
No permits are being issued for the back-yard hen pilot.
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Posted Thursday, March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Update Important Public Statement
The Mayors of the municipalities within Peterborough County today issued a statement about the current health and economic challenges being experienced by the residents of their townships.
Residents of our communities, like those across Canada, are facing serious health risks as a result of COVID 19. Each of us has an obligation to lessen the impact on our family, friends and neighbours. Collectively we have the opportunity to flatten the...

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Posted Wednesday, March 25, 2020

COVID-19 Update Press Release 
For Immediate Release: March 25, 2020 
Township of Selwyn Declares State of Emergency 
The Township of Selwyn has officially declared a State of Emergency effective today, Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 4:15 p.m. in response to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and the need for people to take necessary precautions. 
“ This emergency declaration is intended to send a strong message to our community about the need...

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Posted Monday, March 23, 2020

keep-calm-and-do-your-part-2Urgent Public Plea:
For the past week, Canadians have been stuck at home because of COVID-19. It’s understandable that it is starting to take a toll. But we can’t afford to stop now. We must be very clear. Social distancing – physical distancing – is the single best way to keep the people around you safe.
What does that mean? It means keeping two metres between yourself and someone else. It means avoiding groups. It means staying home as much...

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