Other services are scheduled as follows: 
Cemetery Operations: Cemetery staff will be on call for funeral homes who require at-need sales.
CK Transit: Services will not be running on Monday, August 6. However, the Seasonal Bus Route S1 (Beach Bus to Mitchell’s Bay and Erieau) will be running on the Civic Holiday. The Seasonal Bus is FREE for the Civic Holiday weekend August 3 – 6, 2018.

Emergency Services:  Police, Fire and Ambulance are operational 24 hours a day, every day, and are accessible by dialing “911” for emergency calls only.
Culture Services: The Thames Art Gallery, Chatham-Kent Museum, Milner Heritage House and ARTspace will be closed on August 6. Ridge House Museum will be open from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. The Cultural Centre will be open for summer day camps but the Cultural Centre Box Office will be closed.

Entegrus and Public Utilities Commission: PUC will be closed. The emergency call number is 519-352-6300.

The office of Fleet Services (PABC) will be closed on Monday, August 6.

Health and Family Services Building: The Health and Family Services building will be closed on Monday, August 6, including the offices of Employment and Social Services, Housing Services, Child Care and Early Years and Public Health. The Employment Resource Centres located at 240 King St. W., Chatham and 786 Dufferin Avenue, Wallaceburg will be closed on Monday, August 6. The Chatham-Kent Homeless Response Line is available at 519-354-6628.

Libraries: All public libraries will be closed Monday, August 6 and will have normal operational hours on Tuesday, August 7.
Public Health Clinic Services: Public Health Clinic Services, located at 177 King St. E., Chatham will be closed. Essential after-hours Public Health services are available by calling 1-866-446-8207.

Provincial Offences Court: POC will be closed. Regular business hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. will resume on Tuesday, August 7. 

Recreation Services: Wallaceburg Sydenham Pool, Chatham Pools (Jaycee, Orville Wright and Walter Hawkins), Dresden Kinsmen Pool, Ridgetown Howard Community Pool, Thamesville Community Pool and the Tilbury Centennial Pool are all open with their regular schedule. The Gable Rees Rotary Pool in Blenheim will be closed.

Arenas: William K. Erickson Arena will be open for summer day camps.

Riverview Gardens: Reception and administrative offices will be closed, but services, activities and visiting hours continue as normal. Nursing staff can be reached 24/7 by calling 519-352-4823.
Waste and Recycling: Garbage and recycling collection services for the week of August 6 will be delayed by one day. Please refer to the Recycling and Waste Collection Guide for further details. The Harwich Transfer Station, Wallaceburg Transfer Station and Chatham Leaf & Yard Depot will be closed in recognition of the Civic Holiday. All other transfer stations will be open regular hours and will not be affected by the holiday.

Chatham-Kent Tourism: In observance of Civic Holiday, offices will be closed on Monday, August 6. To access visitor information at any time, please go to   visitck.ca




For more information contact


Media Contact:

Jim Blake

Communications Officer

Municipality of Chatham-Kent

519-360-1998 x 3624