The City’s response to COVID-19
The health and safety of our residents, staff and visitors is our top priority. Learn more about our response to COVID-19 and how this impacts those who live here.
City of Spruce Grove
- Last updated: Dec. 4, 2020
- Updated weekdays
- Source: Government of Alberta
During this time, staff are here to support you by phone or email, as several of our facilities are closed to walk-in traffic. Find out how to apply for a building permit, development permit or book an inspection during COVID-19.
The latest mandatory measures implemented by the Province of Alberta on Nov. 24 supersede all municipal bylaws, including the City’s Temporary Mandatory Face Coverings Bylaw. This means it is now mandatory for members of the public to wear a face covering or mask in all indoor workplaces, except when working alone in an office or a safely distanced cubicle or an appropriate barrier is in place. Additionally, it is still mandatory for members of the public to wear a face covering or mask at all times while in an indoor, enclosed, or substantially enclosed public place or public vehicle, as per our bylaw.
The latest mandatory measures implemented by the Province of Alberta on Nov. 24 have significant impacts on our business community. Please review the following information:
- All employees and patrons must wear masks within indoor spaces, with a number of exceptions.
- Provincial guidelines on determining occupancy rate and restricting customers to 25% of maximum.
- This list of FAQs we have received from local businesses.
- Alberta Biz Connect provides tools to keep employees and customers safe.
- Stay safe, stay healthy! Find information about mental health supports, food security, social isolation, crisis helplines, resources for those experiencing domestic violence and more.
- Review a list of resources for local businesses.
- View the number of COVID-19 cases in Alberta.
- Sign up to be notified of any changes to public health restrictions in your region.
The City of Spruce Grove has developed a draft recovery framework to assist in helping the community recover from the effects of COVID-19 and return to a sustainable and resilient city. The framework includes three key themes that will be critical to address throughout the recovery: governance, the economy and the community.
Do your part to prevent the spread to protect yourself and others, and to help support a safe relaunch of services and facilities in our community.
- If you have symptoms or known exposure to COVID-19, you must stay home and book a testing appointment online with the AHS assessment tool or call Health Link 811.