July 11th, 2022 Council Meeting
MEETING: Regular Council Meeting
DATE: Monday, July 11, 2022
TIME: 7:00 pm
PLACE: Goshen Community Centre
985 Highway 276, Goshen
1. Call to Order
2. Roll Call
3. Additions to the Agenda
4. Approval of the Agenda
5. Approval of Minutes from:
-Council Meeting held June 13th, 2022
-Special Council Meeting held July 4th, 2022
6. Business Arising from Minutes
7. Recommendations from Internal Committees of Council
a. Committee of the Whole: June 22nd, 2022 & July 6th, 2022
8. External Board / Committee Reports
a. Eastern Region Solid Waste Management Committee – Councillor Malloy
9. CAO Report
Yoga returning in September
Attention Yoga Class Attendees: Yoga classes will be taking a break for the summer months and returning in September! There was an error in the Municipal Newsletter stating classes would be taking place at the Recplex. Apologies for the confusion. Please call 902-522-2598 for more information.
Emergency Health Services Update:
EHS is hiring 100 more transport operators across the province to handle routine patient transfers. These new, non-paramedic staff will help reduce pressure on the ambulance system and paramedics.
Currently, there are 80 transport operators who support EHS’s Medical Transport Service and Patient Transfer Units. The new hires will increase the number to 180.
Read more, here: https://novascotia.ca/news/release/?id=20220706001
Lifting COVID-19 Restrictions
Dr. Robert Strang, Nova Scotia’s Chief Medical Officer of Health, announced that Nova Scotia will remove all remaining COVID-19 restrictions in the community on Wednesday, July 6.
Most restrictions in high-risk settings will remain in place. For more information please visit: https://novascotia.ca/news/release/?id=20220704003