With the provincial health authority easing COVID-19 restrictions, the Regional District of Nanaimo is also amending its protocols.
Masks are no longer mandatory in RDN facilities or on RDN Transit vehicles starting March 11. The RDN respects the choice of individuals who wish to continue to wear a mask in their facilities and programs.
Proof of vaccination is still required by Public Health Order for all participants and spectators at both Ravensong Aquatic Centre in Qualicum Beach and Oceanside Place Arena in Parksville, except those under 22 years of age participating in indoor recreation and sport programs that are for children and youth.
Valid photo government picture identification for ages 19 and over is required alongside the proof of vaccination, which the province plans to lift on Friday, April 8.
For information and to register for recreation programs, visit rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
For those who prefer to access services and information virtually, the RDN offers several options:
For RDN information related to COVID-19, please visit rdn.bc.ca/pandemic.
– NEWS Staff, submitted