Remembrance Day Municipal Service Hours

Municipal offices and most services will be closed Thursday, November 11 in recognition of Remembrance Day. Other services are scheduled as follows:

Cemetery Operations

Cemetery staff will be on call for funeral homes that require at-need sales.

CK Transit

Services will be operating during normal business hours on Thursday, November 11.

Emergency Services

Police, Fire and Ambulance are operational 24 hours a day, every day, and are accessible by dialling “911” for emergency calls only. The Fire Administration office will be closed on Thursday, November 11, re-opening on Friday, November 12 at 8:30 am.

Arts and Culture Services

Thames Art Gallery and Chatham-Kent Museum are closed on November 11, re-opening for pre-booked visits on November 12. Please book your visit online or by calling 519-360-1998.

Chatham Capitol Theatre and Kiwanis Theatre remain closed to the public except on event dates; please visit www.cktickets.com for theatre programming. ARTSpace is closed to the public except on event dates; please visit https://www.tagartspace.com/ for ARTSpace programming.

Chatham Cultural Centre, Milner Heritage House, and Ridge House Museum remain closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Entegrus and Public Utilities Commission

PUC will be closed. The emergency call number is 519-352-6300.

Fleet

The office of Fleet Services (PABC) will be closed on Thursday, November 11.

Health and Family Services Building

The Health and Family Services building will be closed on Thursday, November 11, including the offices of Employment and Social Services, Housing Services, Child Care and Early Years, and Public Health. The Employment Resource Centers located at 240 King St. W., Chatham and 786 Dufferin Avenue, Wallaceburg will be closed. The Chatham-Kent Homeless Response Line is available at 519-354-6628. The Employment Resource Centers located at 240 King St. W., Chatham, and 786 Dufferin Avenue, Wallaceburg are closed on November 11 and will reopen on November 12 for phone appointments by calling 519-436-1123 during normal business hours.

Emergency Rapid Rehousing Program

The Homeless Response Line at 519-354-6628 for homeless emergencies within Chatham-Kent is operational 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

EarlyON

All EarlyON programs are closed on Thursday, November 11. Please visit www.chatham-kent.ca/EarlyON for complete EarlyON programming.

Libraries

All 11 branches of the Chatham-Kent Public Library will be closed Thursday, November 11. Please visit www.ckpl.ca for more information.

Pools

The Blenheim Gable Rees Rotary Pool and the Wallaceburg Sydenham Pool will be open with normal operating hours on Thursday, November 11.

Public Health King Street

Public Health King Street, located at 177 King St. E., Chatham will be closed on Thursday, November 11. Essential after-hours Public Health services are available by calling 1-866-446-8207.

Provincial Offences Court

POC will be closed on Thursday, November 11. 

Arenas

All arenas will be open during normal operational hours.

Riverview Gardens

Reception and administrative offices will be closed on Thursday, November 11, 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 November 11 are not affected. The collection will be on your regular day. Please refer to the Recycling and Waste Collection Guide for further details. All Transfer Stations and the Chatham Leaf and Yard Depot will be open during regular hours and will not be affected by the holiday.

Chatham-Kent Tourism

In observance of Remembrance Day, offices will be closed on Thursday, November 11. To access visitor information at any time, please go to www.visitck.ca.


Media Contact:

Amy Wilcox
Manager, Corporate Initiatives
Municipality of Chatham-Kent
519-360-1998 x 3055
amyw@chatham-kent.ca