Links to official COVID-19 information (updated January 26)

Submitted by admin on Mon, 2021/01/25 - 15:15

Links to official COVID-19 information, including links to the latest official Proclamation and Mandatory Order, Updated N.B. Recovery Plan / Plan de rétablissement du N.-B., Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), WorkSafe NB, and other links.

Latest highlights:
- Zone 4 (Edmundston area) "full lockdown" started Sunday, January 24;
- ZONES 1 (Moncton area) remains at RED Level;
- Zones 2 & 3 (Saint John and Fredericton areas) will revert to ORANGE Level January 27;
- Zones 5, 6 & 7 remain at ORANGE Level, but will be reviewed in the days ahead;
- Travel restrictions for those entering New Brunswick are being strengthened.

Government of New Brunswick news release January 25:
EN: https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2021.01.0056.html
FR: https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/fr/nouvelles/communique.2021.01.0056.ht…

Lockdown measures / Mesures de confinement
EN: https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/corporate/promo/covid-19/recovery/lo…
FR: https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/fr/corporate/promo/covid-19/retablissem…

Atlantic bubble travel

Submitted by admin on Fri, 2020/07/03 - 11:00

Effective Friday, July 3, residents of the Atlantic provinces (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador) can travel within the four provinces without the requirement to self-isolate for 14 days.  Here are more details on travel information from the GNB website:  English  Français



State of emergency declared in response to COVID-19

Submitted by admin on Thu, 2020/03/19 - 15:19
FREDERICTON (GNB) – The provincial government today declared a state of emergency under section 12 of the Emergency Measures Act to enhance measures to help contain the spread of COVID-19 (the novel coronavirus). “The health and well-being of every New Brunswicker must remain our number one priority,” said Premier Blaine Higgs. “With the support of the of the chief medical officer of health, and with the support of the all-party cabinet committee, we are taking this extraordinary measure to provided greater assistance to the health-care sector fighting the spread of COVID-19 in the province.”

IRG member recognized by Public Safety Canada

Submitted by admin on Sat, 2018/05/26 - 07:42

Congratulations to IRG member and past president Allan K. Thurber (VE1RG) on being recognized with an Emergency Management Exemplary Service Award.   Federal/Provincial and Territorial Ministers recognize the work being done across Canada to prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies and disasters.  The award ceremony was held on May 24 in Ottawa, attended by nominees and was addressed by The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness.