Construction Health & Safety Training (Scaffolding & Traffic Control Person Training rescheduled)

Please note, the following sessions for the upcoming Health and Safety training have been rescheduled.

  • Scaffold Safety Training – originally scheduled for Thursday, October 28. will now be held on November 1st at 8:30 a.m. at the LMDC
  • Traffic Control Person – originally schedule for Friday, October 29, 2021. will now be held on November 2nd at 8:30 a.m. at the LMDC

A reminder that the LMDC is a Scent-free and Citrus-Free building.

The Capital and Infrastructure and the Health & Safety departments strongly encourage personnel who work in construction to take part in the available training. If you are interested in taking any of the training mentioned above, please feel free to contact Jessica Hottot at the Natural Resources Building at 418-788-3022.

COVID-19 Update: Friday, October 22, 2021

The Listuguj Unified Command is reporting no new cases within the community for Friday, October 22, 2021.

The total number of active cases remains at 11. The total number of cases confirmed within the community since September 8, 2021, is 71.

Listuguj remains in Alert Level 2 (Yellow).

We ask that community members continue to follow public health guidelines (masks, handwashing, sanitizing & social distancing).

We will continue to provide weekday updates at 10 a.m. and weekend updates on the following Monday at 10 a.m.

Wela’lieg.

COVID-19 Update: Thursday, October 21, 2021

The Listuguj Unified Command is reporting no new cases within the community for Thursday, October 21, 2021.

The total number of active cases remains at 11. The total number of cases confirmed within the community since September 8, 2021, is 71.

Listuguj remains in Alert Level 2 (Yellow).

We ask that community members continue to follow public health guidelines (masks, handwashing, sanitizing & social distancing).

We will continue to provide weekday updates at 10 a.m. and weekend updates on the following Monday at 10 a.m.

Wela’lieg.

COVID-19 Update: Wednesday, October 20, 2021

The Listuguj Unified Command is reporting one (1) new case within the community for Wednesday, October 20, 2021.

 

The total number of active cases is now 11. The total number of cases confirmed within the community since September 8, 2021, is 71.

Listuguj remains in Alert Level 2 (Yellow).

 

We ask that community members continue to follow public health guidelines (masks, handwashing, sanitizing & social distancing).

We will continue to provide weekday updates at 10 a.m. and weekend updates on the following Monday at 10 a.m.

 

Wela’lieg.

COVID-19 Update: Tuesday, October 19, 2021

The Listuguj Unified Command is reporting 2 new cases within the community for Tuesday, October 19, 2021.

The total number of active cases is now 11. The total number of cases confirmed within the community since September 8, 2021, is 70.

Listuguj remains in Alert Level 2 (Yellow).

We ask that community members continue to follow public health guidelines (masks, handwashing, sanitizing & social distancing).

We will continue to provide weekday updates at 10 a.m. and weekend updates on the following Monday at 10 a.m.

Wela’lieg.

Construction Health & Safety Training

Capital and Infrastructure in collaboration with the Health & Safety Department is offering Health and Safety training to those who are interested. The training, dates, and number of participants for each course are as follows:

First Session

LMG Fall Protection

Monday October 25, 2021, max of 15 students.

Tuesday October 26, 2021, max of 15 students.

Instructor-Professional Driving Improvement

Wednesday October 27, 2021, max of 20 students

Scaffolding Safety Training

Thursday October 28, 2021- 2½ day courses AM-12 students, PM-12 students total of 24 students.

Traffic Control Person

Friday October 29, 2021, ½ day max 20 students.

Second Session

Confined Space Training

Monday, November 29, 2021, 8:00 -3:00PM max of 15 students.

Scissor Lift Training

Tuesday, November 30, 2021, 2 ½ day 1st-8:00-12:00, 2nd 1:00-5:00pm max 20, 2 total of 40 students.

Fall Protection Rescue/Confined Space Rescue

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 – 8:00-4:00 max 12 students. (Day 1 of 2)

Thursday, December 2, 2021, 8:00-4:00 max 12 students. (Day 2 of 2)

Excavation/Trenches

Friday, December 3, 2021, 8:00-12:00 max 20 students.

Training courses will be held at the Listuguj Mi’gmaq Development Centre (LMDC) a reminder that the LMDC is a Scent-free and Citrus Free building. 

Capital and Infrastructure and the Health & Safety departments strongly encourage personnel who work in construction to take part in the available training. If you are interested in taking any of the training mentioned above, please feel free to contact Jessica Hottot at the Natural Resources Building at 418-788-3022.

Listuguj Community Health Services 2021 Flu Vaccination Program (by appointment only)

The Listuguj Community Health Services has started running the 2021 Flu Vaccination Program. Due to COVID-19, we are operating this program by appointment only on November 4th & 5th.

Please call to book your appointment at 418-788-2155

 

3rd dose of the Covid-19 vaccine will be available for those with the criteria as follow:

  • People on dialysis
  • Certain people with a weakened immune system, including those:

– receiving chemotherapy or radiotherapy

– taking medication that affects their immune system

– living with HIV who have a CD4 cell count lower than

  • 500/mm3 or who are not on treatment.

 

Home Care clients will be contacted.

 

Please specify when calling for your flu vaccine appointment that you are a candidate for the 3rd Covid-19 dose.

Community Reminder: Junction of Caplin Road and Riverside Road closed to thru traffic during the construction period

Please note that the Capital & Infrastructure Department wishes to remind community members that traffic thru Riverside East will not be available during the final stage of construction for the Caplin Road Paving Contract.

People living within the area will be allowed access, but all other traffic will be detoured through Pacific Road and Militaj Road.

 

We understand this may cause inconveniences, and we appreciate everyone’s patience & understanding while we complete the last stage of road work.

 

Wela’liog.

COVID-19 Update: Monday, October 18, 2021

The Listuguj Unified Command is reporting no new cases within the community for Monday, October 18, 2021.

The total number of active cases remains at 12. The total number of cases confirmed within the community since September 8, 2021, remains at 68.

Listuguj remains in Alert Level 2 (Yellow).

We ask that community members continue to follow public health guidelines (masks, handwashing, sanitizing & social distancing).

We will continue to provide weekday updates at 10 a.m. and weekend updates on the following Monday at 10 a.m.

Wela’lieg.