The Alberta government has unveiled its three-stage "open for summer" plan, a strategy tied directly to vaccination and hospitalization numbers that could see all public-health restrictions lifted by July.
The Manluk Centre: Wetaskiwin Regional Aquatics & Fitness will close to the public, starting May 10, 2021, until further notice due to newly announced provincial restrictions.
In accordance with the enhanced province-wide restrictions recently announced by the Government of Alberta, the City of Wetaskiwin will close its indoor recreational facilities.
The City of Wetaskiwin’s Director of Emergency Management has approved the extension of the suspended enforcement of Plastic Bag Ban Bylaw 1913-18 until May 2021 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
To increase accessibility of COVID-19 testing for symptomatic individuals, temporary COVID-19 testing services have opened in the communities of Wetaskiwin and Ponoka.
Alberta Health Services has confirmed a total of 11 active COVID-19 cases in the City of Wetaskiwin as of end of day October 26. (Update: 22 cases as of November 3, 2020).