New measures to limit COVID-19 in Alberta

The government will declare a state of public health emergency later today, empowering authorities under the Public Health Act to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Alberta’s Provincial Operations Centre has also been elevated from a level 3 to a level 4, the highest level.

Effective immediately and until further notice, the Alberta government is implementing additional measures, including cancelling events that have more than 50 people.

“This is an unprecedented moment in our histor

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Town of Three Hills closes facilities, amends office hours

As confirmations of Coronavirus cases in Alberta rise, the Town of Three Hills continues to monitor provincial and federal health agency reports and recommendations. As such effective immediately, all Town of Three Hills Owned Facilities will be closed at 1:00 on March 16, 2020 until further notice. Those facilities include:

Aquatic Centre
Centennial Place Arena
Community Memorial Centre

Further, the Town of Three Hills Office has will be operating on reduced hours effective March, 17, 2020 until

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Update 3: COVID-19 pandemic in Alberta (March 16 at 5 p.m.)

Aggressive public health measures continue to be implemented province wide to limit the spread of COVID-19 and protect Albertans, as cases have now been identified in all zones across the province.

Latest updates

  • 18 additional cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Alberta, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 74. Cases have now been identified in all zones across the province.
    • 52 cases in the Calgary zone
    • 18 cases in the Edmonton zone
    • two cases in the Central zone
    • one case

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$500 million committed to COVID-19 response

An additional $500 million will give Alberta’s public health officials the resources they need to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and keep Albertans safe.

The new funding will ensure front-line health professionals have the tools they need for testing, surveillance, and treatment of patients as the province works to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

“This is truly an unprecedented public health emergency for Alberta, and our government is committed to bolstering the efforts of our fr

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