The State of Emergency in Neyaashiinigmiing has been extended until September 30, 2021. Ontario has entered Step 3 of the Roadmap to Reopen. As of June 14, 2021, Neyaashiinigmiing entered the third phase of our Reopening Plan. Band Offices and Programs are open for limited in-person service.
Visitor access to Neyaashiinigmiing is now permitted. The pandemic is not over however. All visitors and residents are asked to diligently follow all pandemic protocols, including frequent hand washing, masking, and physical distancing.
Long, hot summer days are upon us at last. If you lack air conditioning, don’t despair. The Nawash Health Centre is open as a cooling centre for Neyaashiinigmiing residents. Drop in to cool off, Monday to Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.
Dr. Ian Arra, Grey Bruce Medical Officer of Health, has given notice of his intent to Order the mandatory wearing of face masks. Under the Order, still to be issued, face masks will become mandatory in enclosed public spaces. The Order will be issued and come into effect within the next 10 days. https://www.publichealthgreybruce.on.ca/About-Us/News-Releases/ArticleID/629/Grey-Bruce-Top-Doctor-Giving-Notice-of-Intent-to-Mandate-Face-Covering-Order-in-Grey-Bruce
Neyaashiinigmiing is moving ahead with plans for a new Water Treatment Plant to resolve chronic water quality issues in the community. The proposed site for the new WTP is south-east of the intersection of Wilmer’s Road and Pit Road. As part of the site analysis, a test well has been drilled to monitor ground water […]
Neyaashiinigmiing Police have issued a warning about a new telephone fraud scam: CERB Over-Payment Fraudulent Calls There have been recent reports of fraudulent callers, advising people that they have received a Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) over-payment. The caller may immediately ask you to “confirm” your name, as these are random calls and they do […]
This is a reminder to Neyaashiinigmiing residents that today, Wednesday, July 8, is the final day of in-person pick-up of grocery gift cards, from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM, at the Band Office. To Pick Up In person: Only ONE member per household is eligible for the grocery gift card. Bring proof of address on the day […]