AVICC Letter to Dr. Bonnie Henry regarding non-essential travel on BC Ferries

At their April 22nd meeting the AVICC Executive Committee reviewed a letter sent by a large number of AVICC mayors and RD chairs to Dr. Bonnie Henry regarding non-essential travel on BC Ferries during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Executive resolved to send a letter to Dr. Henry echoing the concerns expressed by community leaders, and asking for increased messaging from her office asking visitors not to travel to Vancouver Island for non-essential purposes.

April 30th Letter to Dr. Henry

Let’s remember to be smart & safe this long weekend to avoid spreading #COVID19.
🏕️Fewer faces, bigger spaces
🤒Stay home if you're ill
🧼Practice excellent hand hygiene
↔️ Stay 2 m/6 ft from others
🛍️Bring any supplies you need with you
⚠️Respect travel advisories
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