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Posted on: February 19, 2021

COVID-19 Update - February 19, 2021

Creston, BC February 19, 2021: Creston, we hope that the long weekend offered you some rest and relaxation.  Thank you for your continued commitment to following the Provincial Health Officers Orders.  All of our collective actions have helped to keep cases of COVID-19 in the Creston Valley low since the beginning of the pandemic. Town of Creston Council and Staff couldn’t be more proud of this wonderful community and would like to remind residents to continue maintaining a safe distance from others, washing their hands, and staying home when ill. 

BC Centre for Disease Control Update Weekly Update on COVID-19 Case Counts:   From February 7 to February 13, 2021 there were no new cases of COVID-19 in the Creston Local Health Area. It is important to continue to take all the necessary COVID-19 safety measures to ensure our Town remains healthy and safe.  To view the map visit: http://www.bccdc.ca/Health-Info-Site/PublishingImages/health-info/diseases-conditions/covid-19/case-counts-press-statements/covid19_lha_20210207_20210213.png 

Provincial State of Emergency Extended:  The Province of British Columbia has formally extended the provincial state of emergency through to the end of the day on March 2, 2021 to continue support the Province’s COVID-19 pandemic response. 

BC’s COVID-19 Immunization Plan.  To learn about BC’s COVID-19 Immunization Plan visit: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/safety/emergency-preparedness-response-recovery/covid-19-provincial-support/vaccines.  

For further information on the COVID-19 vaccine please visit the BC Centre for Disease Control: http://www.bccdc.ca/health-info/diseases-conditions/covid-19/covid-19-vaccine/getting-a-vaccine.

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