Notice to all Lax Kw’alaams Members
Effective May 25,2021
The approved corridor is now Quesnel, BC for the Northern Region. Lax Kw’alaams Members living within the approved corridor, may now travel Vaccinated or Unvaccinated to Lax Kw’alaams.
Quesnel will be our approved corridor as per BC Provincial Guidelines, and if there are any changes June 15th with BC Provincial Guidelines then the EMC will follow suit.
No quarantine will be necessary upon return as long as you are within the corridor
Patient Travel residents that have been vaccinated, may travel for medical appointments and treatments within BC, outside the corridor, as long as they return immediately from their appointment, they do NOT need to quarantine.
- Essential workers and specific contractors may be authorized to enter the community to carry-out work as per a clear safety plan worked out with the Band Administration.
The Lax Kw’aaams EMC continues to monitor the current situation in both the Northern Region, as well as throughout the Province of BC. If the variant starts moving west from Prince George, the EMC will immediately reconvene to decide on the next steps.
Even though you have been vaccinated it is imperative to wear your mask at all times and sanitize your hands at every opportunity. Masks are still to be worn in all public buildings in community and out.
- We are encouraging all members to not travel if you do not have to.
- The Food Bus will no longer operate at this time.
- Any resident that has not been vaccinated yet but, wishes to be, can contact the vaccination line 250-622-6380 to make an appointment.
Garry Reece, Mayorby