As of October 17, on the behest of Halton Area’s Medical Officer, all indoor health lessons can be paused, whereas sports activities teams/groups can be restricted to coaching solely.
With the intention to assist curb the unfold of COVID-19, the Metropolis of Burlington is implementing extra restrictions on sports activities and health actions.
To guard the well being and security of residents, the next measures can be applied:
- All Metropolis of Burlington-run indoor health lessons for Grownup 19+ and 55+, together with indoor pickleball and aquatic health can be paused
- Inside Metropolis of Burlington services, actions are actually restricted to coaching solely the place correct bodily distancing might be maintained. There can be no video games or scrimmages till additional discover
This pause will stay in impact indefinitely, however will probably be reviewed incessantly and lifted as soon as Halton Area Public Well being deems it protected to renew these indoor actions in Metropolis services.
“Taking this short-term pause now will enable us to come back collectively sooner. Regardless of our greatest efforts, we’re nonetheless seeing a gentle enhance of COVID-19 circumstances in our metropolis. Whereas this information can be disappointing to many residents, we should be mindful these are actually extraordinary instances they usually require extraordinary efforts on all of our elements, as a group, to make sure we decelerate the unfold of this pandemic,” Mayor Marianne Meed Ward mentioned in a information launch.
“We’ll beat this, so long as we keep affected person, vigilant, and proceed following the recommendation of our medical and well being professionals,” she continued.