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State of Local Emergency renewed in Red Deer

April 21, 2020 12:01 PM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

The City of Red Deer declared a renewed a State of Local Emergency at 5:25 p.m. Monday, April 20, in response to COVID-19. The State of Local Emergency gives The City access to additional resources, and special powers under the Emergency Management Act including personnel, from other orders of government if required. The State of Local Emergency is in place until Monday, April 27, 2020, and must be renewed every seven days.

Residents are reminded to follow AHS guidelines, including physical distancing, to help prevent the spread of this disease. For additional guidelines, visit www.alberta.ca/covid19.

The COVID-19 outbreak is a dynamic situation and information can change quickly and often. The City of Red Deer is prepared to make additional changes to policies as required in order to keep residents safe and reduce the risk of spreading the virus. For updates on The City’s response, visit www.reddeer.ca/covid-19.

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For more information, please contact:

Communications & Strategic Planning
The City of Red Deer

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