As COVID-19 cases continue to climb across the province, the Government of Alberta has released enhanced measures to slow down and limit the spread. The MD of Greenview currently is listed at an enhanced status and will be following all mandatory and recommended measures for communities within the purple zone.
- No indoor social gatherings in any setting
- Outdoor gatherings max of 10
- Wedding and funeral services max of 10, no receptions permitted
- No festivals or events
- Grades 7-12 at-home learning Nov 30 – Jan 11
- Grades K – 6 at-home learning Dec 18 – Jan 11
- Working from home should be considered, where possible
- Places of worship at 1/3 normal attendance
- Restricted access to some businesses and services starting Nov. 27
Please see all provincial measures on the Government of Alberta Website: https://www.alberta.ca/enhanced-public-health-measures.aspx
We all need to continue to do our part in helping to prevent the spread of COVID-19 by keeping a 2-metre physical distance between yourself and others, practicing good hygiene and staying home when sick to help keep our communities safe.
Greenview Council approved the disbursement of surplus equipment and vehicles for the upcoming Ritchie Brothers auction in Grande Prairie from November 23-25, and on the GOV Deals online auction platform. The list of equipment and vehicles slotted for each auction are available for viewing below.
Equipment has already started to be listed on the GOV Deals website, and can be viewed here: https://www.govdeals.com/greenviewmdab
Interested bidders must create a login with GOV Deals to take part in the auction.
Janitorial Services quotes required for the following locations:
Please click the link beside the location to download the quote package for that location.
- Administration Building (located at 4806-36th Avenue) – Admin Bldg Quote Package
- Recreation Building (located at 4802-36 Ave) – The Recreation Building Quote Package
- Field Services Building (located at 3605-46th Street) – FSO Quote Package
- Family & Community Support Services Building (located at 4707-50th Street) – FCSS Quote Package
- Agricultural Building (located at 3602 – 45 Street) – AG Bldg Quote Package
- I&P Shop & Office Building (located at 4813 – 36 Ave) – I&P Shop & Office Quote Package
COVID-19 Update: Mandatory Masks or Face Coverings in Greenview Municipal Offices, FCSS, and the Grande Cache Tourism Information Centre
Greenview remains committed to working to provide continued services in the best interest of public health. With the health and safety of Greenview staff, Council and the general public being our top priority, Greenview will require mandatory face masks or face coverings to be worn in all municipal administrative offices, FCSS offices and the Grande Cache Tourism Information Centre until further notice.
Effective Monday, November 9, 2020, the MD of Greenview has implemented mandatory mask or face coverings at all Greenview municipal offices. Any public attending a municipal office, FCSS offices, or the Grande Cache Tourism Information Centre will be required to don a mask. Those without a mask will be provided with one to wear.
Masks should complement, not replace other preventative measures such as maintaining a physical distance of 2 metres between you and others, practice hand hygiene, cough or sneeze into your sleeve, and stay home when sick.
*Please note that increased protocols for Greenview Recreation Centres will be announced later this week.
The following bylaw is scheduled to be reviewed by Council at a Public Hearing on Monday, December 14, 2020, beginning at 9:15 a.m. Public is invited to participate by providing emailed feedback to firstname.lastname@example.org. Due to provincial Covid-19 regulations, virtual attendance is advised through our livestream (Video/Audio Live Stream).
Bylaw 20-856 Road Closure
To close undeveloped road allowance lying between NW-19-72-20-W5 and NE-24-72-21-W5.
We must remember. The meaning of the sacrifices of our Canadian military rests with our collective national consciousness, and our future is their monument.
Please be advised that the following Greenview Public Service Buildings, Administration Offices, Transfer Stations and Landfills will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2020. Greenview Recreation Centre hours for Wednesday, November 11, 2020 are provided below.
Administration & Public Service Buildings:
■ DeBolt Public Service Building
■ Grande Cache Public Service Building
■ Greenview Administration Building, Valleyview
■ Grovedale Public Service Building
Agricultural Services Buildings:
■ Agricultural Services Building, Valleyview
■ Agricultural Services Building, Grovedale
Green View FCSS Offices:
■ Green View FCSS, Grande Cache
■ Green View FCSS, Valleyview
■ Operations Building, Valleyview
■ Operations Building, Grande Cache
■ Field Services Office, Valleyview
Grande Cache Tourism & Interpretive Centre
Grande Cache Recreation Centre:
■ Fitness Centre: Hours: 12:15 – 2:15 pm & 2:30 – 4:30 pm
■ Aquatic Centre: Hours: 12:00 – 2:00 pm & 3:00 – 5:00 pm
Greenview Regional Multiplex:
■ Aquatic Centre, Fieldhouse, Fitness Centre, Track & Dance Studio: Hours: 12:00 – 5:00 pm
Transfer Stations & Landfills:
■ Little Smoky Transfer Stations
■ Sturgeon Heights Transfer Station
■ Greenview Regional Landfill
■ Grande Cache Landfill
■ There will be no garbage pick-up on Wednesday, Nov. 11 at the Co-op and Enterprises. Services to resume Nov. 18
For more information, contact:
Phone: 780.524.7600 or Toll Free: 1.888.524.7601
For emergencies contact:
24/7 Dispatch: 1.866.524.7608
As we continue to work together on Alberta’s response to COVID-19, immunization is more important than ever, both to protect ourselves and our loved ones, and also to reduce the burden of additional illness in our communities. As you may already be hearing, this year’s immunization options have changed.
All Albertans, six months of age and older, are still eligible to be immunized, free of charge; however, this year, Alberta Health Services (AHS) is working with pharmacists and physicians to offer immunization to different age groups and demographics. The easiest way for most Albertans to get immunized is to call a local pharmacy or doctor’s office.
AHS clinics are offering influenza immunization to those under five years of age and their immediate families or household members, only. Appointments are required for AHS clinics, and can easily be booked online at https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/influenza/influenza.aspx , or by calling 811.
Individuals who do not have a provincial health care number, or who live in a community where there are no other immunizing health care providers aside from AHS, can call 811 to book an immunization through AHS.
No community will be without the protection of influenza immunization. Alberta Health Services is here to support you, your friends, family, colleagues and neighbours in getting immunized.
Masking and physical distancing practices continue to be in place at all immunization locations. We remind all Albertans: please don’t attend an immunization appointment if you are feeling unwell. If you are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19 please isolate at home and visit ahs.ca/covid to complete the AHS online self-assessment and book a test for COVID-19 if recommended.
Development permit applications for discretionary uses or permitted uses requiring a variance were approved October 14, 2020, and are effective November 4, 2020. Notices of decision have been issued in accordance with Greenview’s Land Use Bylaw No. 18-800 Grande Cache Land Use Bylaw 799.
BRINGING GOOD BREAST HEALTH TO YOU
Screen Test in Valleyview November 12-17, 2020
The AHS Screen Test Mobile Mammography Clinic will be returning to Valleyview November 12-17, 2020. Screen Test brings breast cancer screening to women across Alberta with its state-of-the-art mobile mammography unit.
Due to COVID-19, the Screen Test mobile mammography service was suspended from mid-March to mid-June. We have resumed service but are now several months behind on our usual rotation. Screen Test is taking a number of precautions to ensure the safety of our clients and staff. Details will be shared when clients call to book an appointment.
We are asking for your help to raise awareness about the clinic and the importance of breast cancer screening. Here are some ideas about raising awareness:
– Share the attached e-poster on Facebook and online community groups, forward to your colleagues, friends and women who may be eligible (age 40+). A PDF and JPG are included for your convenience. To order other resources please email email@example.com.
– Visit the newly designed screeningforlife.ca website for breast health and Screen Test information, including:
o Have questions? Get some answers with our FAQs
o Learn about your personal risk of breast cancer and what you can do about it here
– Tweet about it – share this tweet “Hey ladies – do you need a mammogram? The Screen Test mobile mammogram clinic will be in Valleyview November 12-17, 2020. Call 1-800-667-0604 (toll-free) to book today!”
Here’s some info about the clinic:
What: AHS Screen Test Mobile Mammography Clinic
How to book: Call 1-800-667-0604 (toll-free)
Who should be screened?
• Women 50 – 74: this group is most commonly diagnosed with breast cancer, and should plan to have a mammogram every 2 years until they turn 75. This group can self-refer.
• Women 40 – 49: screening is optional and they should discuss the risks and benefits of screening with their health care provider. A referral is needed for their first mammogram in Alberta, which are available online here.
• Women 75 and over can continue screening and should discuss the risks and benefits with their health care provider.
• Screening mammograms are not recommended for women under age 40. Women in this age group should discuss their breast cancer risk and mammography options with their health care provider.
Why are mammograms important? Screening mammograms are routine tests used to find early signs of cancer in women who have no breast problems or symptoms. They can find changes in the breast that are too small to be felt by a woman or her doctor. Early detection with mammograms is one of the reasons that most women (90%) are now surviving breast cancer. To learn more about Screen Test, visit our website or call us at 1-800-667-0604.
For more details about the screen test in Valleyview, please click here.
The Greenview complimentary bi-weekly chartered senior 55+ bus transportation service route from Valleyview to Grande Prairie will resume services on July 8th, 2020.
LUXLINER, a division of Northern Express Bus Line Ltd. has been selected to provide seniors (55 years of age and over) with bi-monthly transportation to Grande Prairie. This complimentary (free of charge) service is provided to seniors by the Municipal District of Greenview. The trips are scheduled for the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month, exception occurs in January and July due to holidays, these months the trips will be scheduled the 2nd and 4th Wednesday (*).
If you require additional information please call:
Greenview Community Services (Teresa Marin, Community Services Executive Assistant) 524.7347