COVID-19: NB preparing for Level 2 of Winter Plan

The New Brunswick Government has announced plans to tighten its current COVID-19 response a few days after Christmas. The Province will move to Level 2 of its Winter Plan on December 27th at 11:59pm. This means households will, at that time, shift from having an additional “Steady 20” to a “Steady 10,” and businesses, including retail and restaurants, must go to only 50 per cent capacity plus social distancing and masks-on. More information, including updates on vaccinations, via the link below…
Dec. 21 NB Press Release
Meantime, reported on December 21st were another 156 new cases of COVID-19 (including 47 in Zone 1 (Moncton region)), along with 157 recoveries. Forty-one COVID-19 patients are hospitalized. Active cases in New Brunswick now total 1,268.