COVID-19 UPDATE: June 30, 2020 - Municipal Facilities, Services and Program Information

The Municipality of Greenstone continues to implement measures with the health and safety of all residents in mind. 

 Please remember that this is a fluid situation and updates will be provided as they become available. 

June 30, 2020

The Municipal Administration Office in Geraldton and the Beardmore, Longlac and Nakina Ward offices are now open to the public.  Please CLICK HERE for details on safety procedures that must be followed when visiting a Municipal office.

Residents may still make bill payments via mail, at your bank, on-line banking, or over the phone. For information, assistance or to make a bill payment please call:

  • Municipal Administration Office (807) 854-1100
  • Beardmore Ward Office (807) 875-2639
  • Longlac Ward Office (807) 876-2316
  • Nakina Ward Office (807) 329-5361


  • Senior's Programming provided by the Municipality in Geraldton is limited to transportation services for grocery shopping and medication pickups from the pharmacy and is limited to one person at a time.
  • Senior's Transportation services in Longlac are limited to grocery shopping and medication pickups from the pharmacy and are limited to one person at a time. The Medical Transportation services provided by the Municipality to local Seniors continues to run at this time
  • All playgrounds remain closed
  • All Municipal recreation centres remain closed
  • Childrens/youth baseball, tee-ball and soccer have been canceled for the 2020 season
  • The Summer Day Camp Program will not be running for the 2020 season
  • The Municipal swimming pool wil not be opening for the 2020 season
  • The Geraldton Family Resource Centre remains open
  • All Municipal Landfill sites remain open and regular curbside garbage collection is ongoing

Annual Spring Clean-Up Week:  

  • Expanded Residential Curbside Waste Collection

    During the weeks listed below, Public Works crews will collect additional household items placed at roadside on the regular garbage collection day. 

    • Geraldton Ward - July 6-10, 2020

    • Longlac Ward - July 13-17, 2020

    • All other Wards (Nakina, Beardmore, Rural West and Rural East) July 20-24, 2020

Municipal Campground Openings

  • Poplar Lodge Park, Riverview Campground, and Cordingley Lake Campground are now open to all campers.  (The opening of washrooms at Cordingley Lake Campground has been temporarily delayed.  They washrooms will be open on Thursday morning.)
  • MacLeod Provincial Park is open to all campers.
  • **Please be advised that Social Distancing and all Provincial mandates are in effect at all campgrounds.  Please be advised that shower facilities are closed at all campgrounds.  Please adhere to all signage and protocols put it place due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  

Municipal Day Care Centres

  • The Geraldton Day Care Centre has returned to regular licensing with lower cohort numbers
  • On Monday, May 25, 2020 at a Regular Meeting of Council, Council made the decision to close the Friends of the North Child Care Centre in Longlac during the summer months as has occurred in previous years.
  • All EarlyOn programs remain closed at this time.
  • The after school program in Nakina remains closed.

Government of Canada - Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): Prevention and risks

Tuesday, June 30, 2020