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December 9, 2020 UPDATE

On December 9, 2020 the Government of Alberta announced new mandatory public health measures to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

Effective Sunday, December 13, 2020, new restrictions will limit the amount of contact between members and includes the closure of dine-in services at restaurants, as well as the closure of wellness services like hair salons, nail salons, massage and tattoo shops. 

These new restrictions include: 

  • Masks are mandatory in indoor workplaces in Calgary and surrounding area;
  • Restaurants in Calgary will be closed to in-person service. Only takeout, curbside pickup and delivery services are permitted;
  • Mandatory work from home unless employeer determines that physical presence is required;
  • Libraries, science centres, interpretive centres, museums, galleries, theatres, concert halls, amusement parks and water parks must close;
  • Banquet halls, conference centres, concert venues and sports venues must close; 
  • Hotels can stay open for customers with bookings only;
  • All out-of-town travel is discouraged
  • Retail and customer facing businesses will be limited to 15% of fire occupancy limits;
  • All indoor and outdoor social gatherings - public and private - are prohibited
  • Funeral and wedding services: Maximum 10 people with no receptions;
  • Faith services: Gatherings limited to 15% of fire code occupancy

For a complete list of the new measures, and for more information, visit the Government of Alberta website.


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City of Calgary Response to COVID-19

Calgary Transit Updates

Residential Property Tax - 2020 COVID-19 Tax Relief Measures


Updates from the Alberta Chief Medical Officer

Alberta Health Services – COVID-19 Information

Government of Alberta: COVID-19 information for Albertans 

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Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

Managing your business during COVID-19

Government of Canada: COVID-19 Outbreak update


Centre for Disease Control and Prevention: COVID-19 Resources

World Health Organization: COVID-19 Updates

Best Practices

COVID-19 Self-Assessment

COVID-19 Prevention & Risk

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CDC: Cleaing and Disinfecting Your Facility

CDC: Disinfecting your Vehicle

CDC: Keeping your workplace, school, and home safe

Social Distancing

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Changes to Employment Insurance

COVID-19 Small Business Help Centre

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Talking to Children about COVID-19

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Alberta 211 - Connecting Community Resources and Services to Albertans 

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Calgary Distress Centre

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