City Services Altered in Accordance with Provincial Shutdown
Effective Saturday April 3, 2021, Windsor will join all Ontario communities in a provincially mandated four-week “shutdown.”
The shutdown level is the most restrictive on the provincial government’s COVID-19 public health measures chart.
The full news release from the premier’s office and other COVID-related information can be found through Ontario.ca.
City Service Alterations:
The City’s COVID-19 response web page, available at CityWindsor.ca/COVID-19, has been updated with the latest municipal service impacts. The City encourages residents to use online means to access municipal services. Links to all our online services are available on the City of Windsor’s website, www.CityWindsor.ca, with most available under the E-Services tab.
The shutdown will not impact vaccination clinics or emergency services including the Windsor Police and Windsor Fire and Rescue Service, as they will continue to operate as normal.
Transit Windsor will continue at current operational levels with protective barriers and a mandatory mask policy in effect for the protection of both riders and drivers.
The following City facilities will be closed to the public during shutdown:
City Hall, 350 Windsor City Hall Square West
Parks and Recreation Main Office, 2450 McDougall Street
Parking Enforcement, 1266 McDougall Avenue
Service Ontario and Service Canada Offices that are located in the 400 Building at 400 City Hall Square East will remain open at this time. Advanced screening of all visitors to this location will be in effect. Visitors should be prepared to answer questions upon entry.
Visit CityWindsor.ca/COVID-19 for the latest municipal information. We also have a list of Frequently Asked Questions that can help answer some questions you might have or might not have thought of.
Our community partners at the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit also have an excellent website with information on the latest health advice and local information on COVID-19, including the latest on vaccination operations in Windsor-Essex.