On Monday, April 27, 2020, Quebec Premier François Legault announced elementary schools and daycares will reopen starting May 11, 2020 in regions less impacted by COVID-19, outside of Montreal. On Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at a Duly Convened Chief and Council meeting, Chief and Council made a motion to delay the opening of the Mawo’ltijig Mijjuaji’jg (Child Care Centre) until June 1, 2020. While the Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government continues to monitor the COVID-19 status in Listuguj, the date for reopening the Mawo’ltijig Mijjuaji’jg (Child Care Centre) is tentative and will be reassessed prior to the official reopening date.
The health and safety of our community remains a top priority for the LMG. We are asking for community members, residents, and LMG employees to continue practicing social distancing and to limit outings when possible to prevent the spread of COVID-19. As always, the LMG will provide continuous updates as the pandemic unfolds. Please refer to the LMG website and social media pages for up-to-date information on Listuguj’s response to COVID-19.