The World Health Organization announced a global health pandemic on March 12, 2020, due to the rapid and broad spread of a novel coronavirus causing the disease COVID19.

In response to this, the Grande Prairie Regional Emergency Partnership was activated to help coordinate a regional response to the evolving situation.


GPREP COVID19 Updates:

Update #20| State of Local Emergency Lifted in GPREP Service Area

Update #19 | Playgrounds in GPREP Municipalities to Open June 1

Update #18 | GPREP Relocating Temporary Cot Overflow Program to Bowes Event Centre

Update #17 | Business Relaunch Offers Online Resources to Businesses Preparing to Re-open

Update #16 | PPE4Biz Aims to Create Safer Workplaces as Businesses Re-open

Update #15 | GPREP Prepares for Business Relaunch

Update #14 | GPREP Demobilizes Flood Operations and Removes Flood Related State of Local Emergency

Update #13 | GPREP Aligns with Business Resiliency Taskforce to Unify Regional Economic Response to COVID-19

UPDATE #12 | GPREP Expands Operations to Respond to Regional Flooding 

Update #11 | Longest GPREP Activation in Organization’s History, State of Local Emergency Renewed

Update #10 | Residents Reminded to Adhere to Physical Distancing Measures When in Public, State of Local Emergency Renewed for Third Time 

Update #9: COVID19 Pandemic | Community Care Program Off to Successful Start

Update #8: COVID-19 Pandemic | GPREP Reminds Businesses to Abide by Provincial Guidelines and Regional Municipalities Renew State of Local Emergency

Update #7: COVID-19 Pandemic | Applications Open for Regional Non-Profits to Develop Social Support Programs

Update #6: COVID-19 Pandemic | Local Food Banks Seek Community Support and Regional Municipalities Continue State of Local Emergency

Update #5: COVID-19 Pandemic | Regional Municipalities ask Snowbirds to go Straight Home

Update #4: COVID-19 Pandemic | COVID-19 Community Care Program Delivers to those at Risk

Update #3: COVID-19 Pandemic | To Reduce Community Transmission GPREP Prohibits the Use of Playground Equipment

Update #2: COVID-19 Pandemic | Regional Municipalities Declare State of Local Emergency

Update #1: COVID-19 Pandemic | GPREP Activated in Response to COVID-19