Municipal Service Changes Effective January 5

On Monday, January 3, 2022, the Provincial Government announced that Ontario will return to a modified version of Step Two from the Roadmap to Reopen effective at 12:01 am, on Wednesday, January 5, 2022.

While Ontario is in this modified Step Two, the following municipal buildings, programs, and services will be closed:

  • The Capitol Theatre
  • Chatham Cultural Centre, which includes the Thames Art Gallery, Chatham-Kent Museum, and the Kiwanis Theatre
  • ArtSpace
  • Indoor sport and recreational fitness facilities including all municipal arenas and pools

All other municipal facilities will remain open, including the Health and Family Services Building, Public Health King Street, Municipal Service Centres, Libraries and the customer service desk at the Civic Centre.

While these buildings remain open, hours of operation may change depending on staffing levels. Many municipal services are available online at Residents may also speak to a customer service representative for assistance at 519-360-1998 or by calling 3-1-1.