City of Dawson Creek closes Memorial and Kids arena due to coronavirus

Must Read

Number of total coronavirus cases up to 1,203 in BC, 704 patients since recovered

VICTORIA, B.C. – Provincial Health Officials provided an update, Saturday afternoon, on the latest information regarding the coronavirus in...

Group organizing show of support for frontline medical staff

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - A local Fort St. John group is organizing a drive-by to show...

New Point of Care Ultrasound Machine for the FSJ Hospital ER

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - The Fort St. John Hospital Foundation has announced the arrival of a new Point...

DAWSON CREEK, B.C. – The City of Dawson Creek has made the decision, on Friday, to close the Memorial and Kids arena until further notice due to the coronavirus.

According to Mayor Dale Bumstead, the potential for gatherings larger than the recommended 250 people by the Provincial Medical Health officer puts the community at an increased public health risk.

Bumstead says this decision is completely voluntary to achieve this recommendation and the City cannot accept this risk on behalf of the community.

- Advertisement -

Community Interviews with Moose FM

The City of Dawson Creek will continue to monitor and analyze the future operation of other public facilities such as the pool, curling rink, Calvin Kruk Centre, and the Lakota Centre.

More information and updates can be found on the City of Dawson Creek’s Facebook page.

Latest Stories from

More Articles Like This