Restricted “Orange” Areas in Manitoba



Peguis Public Health would like to inform members about the Restricted (Orange) areas effective Monday, September 28, 2020, for a minimum of 4 weeks. Travel to these areas are limited to essential travel only. If travel is necessary, please review and follow the new safety measures in place.

As directed from Manitoba’s Chief Provincial Public Health Officer – Dr. Brent Roussin, Manitoba’s public health officials will be elevating the #RestartMB Pandemic Response System level to Restricted (Orange) for Winnipeg and several communities and rural municipalities. This includes the:

• City of Winnipeg;
• City of Selkirk;
• Town of Stonewall;
• Rural Municipality (RM) of Cartier;
• RM of Headingley;
• RM of Macdonald;
• RM of Ritchot;
• RM of Rockwood (Teulon, Stonewall and Stony Mountain);
• RM of Rosser;
• RM of Springfield;
• RM of St. Andrews (Clandeboye, Petersfield, and Lockport);
• RM of St. Clements (Beaconia, East Selkirk, Grand Marais, Libau, Lockport, Scanterbury, and Thalberg);
• RM of St. François Xavier;
• RM of Taché;
• RM of West St. Paul;
• RM of East St. Paul;
• Town of Niverville; and
• Village of Dunnottar

New measures being put in place help slow the spread of COVID-19 are:

  • Masks will be mandatory in all indoor public places in these communities. 
  • All private and public gatherings will be restricted to 10 people both indoors and outdoors.

These restrictions will remain in place for Restricted (Orange) areas for a minimum of 4 weeks (two incubation periods of the virus). Further direction or additional restrictions may be put in place by public health at any time.

Peguis First Nation local restrictions in place until October 9, 2020, including:

  • Face Masks are required to be worn in all public settings, work places and businesses.
  • No gatherings of 10 or more people allowed, indoors and outdoors 
  • Reduce visiting within the community, families are requested to stay within their “bubble”.
  • Designate one (1) individual from each household to do shopping and errands.

Peguis Public Health


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