Alberta Minute: Victoria Day, Outdoor Gatherings, and Campground Reservations

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This Week In Alberta:


Last Week In Alberta:

  • Alberta entered 'Stage 1' of the plan to re-open the economy, except for Calgary and Brooks. Many Calgary and Brooks businesses were upset by the lack of communication from the Province regarding their being left out of the plan to re-open, noting that they had already ordered supplies in anticipation of being able to operate again.

  • The Province also expanded permitted gathering sizes in outdoor spaces to 50 across the province in time for the long weekend. Albertans must still follow personal hygiene measures and keep a distance of at least two metres from those who don't live in their household at these gatherings. This includes Calgary and Brooks.

  • Alberta Parks opened online bookings for campgrounds, allowing Albertans to reserve their summer campsites. Campgrounds will reopen at 50 percent capacity on June 1 as part of Alberta's Stage 1 of reopening.




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    published this page in News 2020-05-18 00:54:54 -0600