COVID-19 News & Updates

Nominate a small business owner (or yourself) for a free online store build!

Nominate a small business owner (or yourself) for a free online store build!
As a result of a partnership between the Federal and Provincial governments, the ShopHERE powered by Google program is available to businesses across Ontario at no cost! Business owners can sign up at the link below, and are only responsible for the monthly platform costs once the 90-day trial is up.

Leeds Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit info

Consult the Leeds, Grenville & Lanark Health Unit Information
The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark Health Unit has a variety of information including:
*Industry-specific fact sheets and a general fact sheet here
*Workplace cleaning and disinfectant guidelines
*Posters for your use including ones for employees, visitors, patients, and more
Visit https://healthunit.org/covid-19-businesses/ to download these resources

Re-opening our Province Stage 2

Effective Friday, June 12 at 12:01 a.m. our region has been permitted to move into phase two of re-opening.
Businesses and services permitted to reopen with proper health and safety measures in place include:
• Outdoor dine-in services at restaurants, bars and other establishments, including patios, curbside, parking lots and adjacent properties;
• Select personal and personal care services with the proper health and safety measures in place, including tattoo parlours, barber shops, hair salons and beauty salons;

COVID-19 Business Support

Health and Safety
Counties Economic Development has developed recommended priorities for Economic Recovery. A task team has been formed to focus on the first priority - Support for Business Re-openings. The team has identified and developed key tools to assist businesses as they navigate provincial and local guidelines to ensure the health and safety of their staff and customers, including:
Leeds Grenville PPE Supplier List
Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit Business Re-Openings Video
A Guide for Businesses Re-opening Safely