Huron-Kinloss declares State of Emergency

The Township of Huron-Kinloss has declared a State of Emergency in order to take necessary actions to protect residents. Declarations of emergency are made under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act when an emergency requires immediate action to prevent, reduce or mitigate a danger of major proportions.

“The protection of our residents is one of our top concerns in our fight against COVID-19,” said Mayor Mitch Twolan. “I am urging everyone to please practice physical and social distancing and to self-isolate. This is how we can support the Grey-Bruce Health Unit to contain the number of COVID-19 cases.”

Municipal staff continues to be available by phone or email at this time by contacting 519- 395-3735 or The Township has confirmed the Emergency Hotline number is working. Please call 1-866-299-5199 if you need emergency assistance regarding municipal issues after regular office hours.

Members of the public are reminded to be diligent in their hygiene. For more information on COVID-19, please refer to the Grey Bruce Health Unit online at or by phone at 519-376-9420.

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