Friday, 23 April 2021

COVID-19 Important Update - Services

In line with the directions issued by the McGowan Government, the City of Belmont will close all facilities, including the Civic Centre, Ruth Faulkner Library, playgrounds, outdoor exercise equipment, community centres for hire, Belmont Skate Park and Forster Park Pump Track by 12:01am Saturday 24 April.
 
  • The City’s Civic Centre (215 Wright Street) will close from 4:45pm Friday 23 April.
  • Belmont Hub (213 Wright Street), including Ruth Faulkner Library and Belmont Museum will close from 7pm Friday 23 April.
  • Belmont Oasis Leisure Centre will close from 8pm Friday 23 April.
  • The City’s Civic Centre (215 Wright Street) will close from 4:45pm Friday 23 April.
  • The Seniors Hub is now closed.
Please note that due to time constraints, some City playgrounds and outdoor exercise areas will not have this snap-shutdown signposted at the location. Despite this, all playgrounds and exercise areas are closed and are not to be used during the lockdown.

This is an emerging situation and the City will provide further updates via the City of Belmont website and social media.

Masks are mandatory from 6pm Friday 23 April and over the three-day lockdown for Perth and Peel residents, and we recommend they be worn immediately. Masks are not necessary for children under 12.

People are encouraged to get tested if they have symptoms and if people have been to an exposure site, they must go and get tested. View testing locations

All residents are encouraged to comply with State Government restrictions.

Services

Waste collection and Belmont Community Watch will continue as normal.

Ruth Faulkner Library

Ruth Faulkner Library patrons whose items were due between Saturday 24 April and Sunday 2 May have been automatically extended until Sunday 9 May. The after hours return chute will be unavailable from 7pm Friday 23 April.

Items can be extended by logging into your account online or via the library and museum app. Express DVDs and showcase collections are not able to be renewed online or via the app but loan times have also been extended if they were due this week.

Updates

This is an emerging situation and the City will provide further updates via the City of Belmont website and social media.

Community members can contact the State Government’s 13-COVID or 132 6843 for assistance 24/7.

Stay safe and please follow the directives from the WA Department of Health.
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