Info COVID-19

Info COVID-19

STATUS OF MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS AND SERVICES

Updated on October 19, 2021


In accordance with the guidelines issued by the Quebec Government, the measures in force for Alert Level 1 (green zone) apply in the Town of Kirkland. Following are the key components of these measures:

It is mandatory to wear a face covering at all times in enclosed public places.

Anyone wishing to enter a municipal building is required to answer the questionnaire posted at the front door, disinfect their hands upon entering and abide by the sanitary and physical distancing rules posted inside the building. 

VACCINE PASSPORT

When a vaccine passport is required to enter a municipal building*, people over 13 years of age will need to show a QR code that contains their protection status as proof of vaccination against COVID-19 (vaccine passport). You can show proof in one of three ways:

  • On paper
  • In a PDF on a mobile device
  • On the VaxiCode application

Please note that photo ID will be required for all people age 16 and over regardless of format. Health insurance cards renewed without a photo during the pandemic will be accepted. ID without photo will be accepted for people 75 and over.

*Municipal buildings where a vaccine passport is required include the sports complex/arena and the park chalets.

 

TOWN HALL - 17200 Hymus Boulevard

Status

The Town Hall building is opened to the public.  It is however recommended to make an appointment beforehand by calling 514 694-4100, ext. 0, or sending an email to rdv@ville.kirkland.qc.ca

The various municipal departments can still be reached by phone or by email (Municipal Departments Directory).

Online Services

Several municipal services are available online – for more info

LIBRARY - 17100 Hymus Boulevard

Status

The Library is open but all visitors must respect specific health and social distancing measures.

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information on the rules and guidelines that apply, please click here. It must be noted that online services are always available.  

Online Services

  • The Library catalogue and many other services are available online – for more info

  • A Library card can be obtained or renewed online – simply fill out the online form to get a membership. You will receive your member number by email as well as a personal identification number (PIN) within three business days
SPORTS COMPLEX/ARENA - 16950 Hymus Boulevard

Status

As of September 2021, the Sports Complex and the Arena will open only for activities offered by the Town and for which residents will have previously registered for as part of the fall activities program.

People over 13 years of age will need to show a QR code that contains their protection status as proof of vaccination against COVID-19 (vaccine passport). People over 16 years of age will also be required to show a photo ID.

PARKS/PARK CHALETS

Status and opening hours

All parks are open to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., 7 days a week. Park users are required to comply with all applicable sanitary measures, both emanating from Santé Québec and as posted on site.

Park Chalets

As of September 2021, the Park Chalets will open only for activities offered by the Town and for which residents will have previously registered for as part of the fall activities program.

People over 13 years of age will need to show a QR code that contains their protection status as proof of vaccination against COVID-19 (vaccine passport). People over 16 years of age will also be required to show a photo ID.

MUNICIPAL GARAGE - 25 Claude-Jodoin Street

Opening hours

Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon and 1 to 4:30 p.m.

Status

The Public Works building (Municipal Garage) is opened to the public.  It is however recommended to make an appointment beforehand by calling 514 694-4100, ext. 0, or sending an email to rdv@ville.kirkland.qc.ca .


The various municipal departments can still be reached by phone or by email (Municipal Departments Directory).

MUNICIPAL YARD - 25 Claude-Jodoin Street

Opening hours

Open to the public :

  • May to October: every Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • November to April: 1st Saturday of the month, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Closed at any other time


Applicable Rules

Specific instructions apply for accessing the Municipal Yard - for more info

WASTE COLLECTION SERVICES

Household Garbage - Regular Schedule

Household waste collection takes place every Friday, starting at 7 a.m. Garbage bins and bags must be placed at the curb after 6 p.m. Thursday evening or before 7 a.m. Friday morning. 

For more information on this service, click here.

Recycling - Regular Schedule

The collection of recyclable materials takes place every Friday, starting at 7 a.m. The recycling wheeled bin must be placed at the curb after 6 p.m. Thursday evening or before 7 a.m. Friday morning and put away before the end of the day on Friday. 

For more information on this service, click here. 

Organic Waste - Regular Schedule

In Kirkland, organic waste collection takes place every Tuesday, starting at 7 a.m. The brown bin should be placed at the curb after 6 p.m. Monday evening or before 7 a.m. Tuesday morning and put away before the end of the day on Tuesday. 

For more information on this service, click here.
  

Bulk Items - Curbside Pick-Up

The Bulk item curbside pick-up service takes place as of 7 a.m. every 2nd Monday of the month for Sector A (except in September: 1st and 3rd Monday) and every 4th Monday of the month for Sector B (except in September: 2nd and 4th Monday). Items to be picked up must be placed at the curbside after 6 p.m. on the Sunday evening before collection day.

For more information on this service, click here.


Precautionary measures

Since the coronavirus can survive for a certain period of time on different surfaces, taking out your bins one day in advance reduces the risk of spreading the virus to employees who provide the collection service.  It is therefore recommended that garbage cans and other waste bins be placed at the curb as of 6 p.m. the day before collection day.
ONLINE SERVICES
SYMPTOMS AND SCREENING CLINICS

COVID-19

Walk-in screening clinic open every day from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.:

Centre RioCan Kirkland
3212, Jean-Yves Street
Kirkland H9J 2R6

Info-CIUSSS COVID:
514 630-2123
ciusss-ouestmtl.gouv.qc.ca/COVID19screening

 









  • If you have symptoms similar to COVID-19, take the symptom self-assessment as soon as possible and follow the instructions that will be sent to you

  • You can also call the coronavirus (COVID‑19) information line at 514-644-4545 Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturday and Sunday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
VACCINATION COVID-19


WEST ISLAND VACCINATION SITES

Open 7 days a week

Bob Birnie Arena
58 Maywood Avenue
Pointe-Claire (corner of Douglas Shand)
H9R 0A7

Centre sportif Dollard - St-Laurent
707 75th Avenue
LaSalle (corner of de La Vérendrye Blvd.)
H8R 3Y2

Gerry-Robertson Community Centre
9665 Gouin Boulevard West
Pierrefonds-Roxboro (corner of Sunnybrooke)
H8Y 1R4

Dollard-des-Ormeaux Civic Centre
12001 De Salaberry Boulevard
Dollard-des-Ormeaux
H9B 2A7

For more information, visit the MWIIUHSSC website.

Telephone: 514-644-4545

VACCINE PASSPORT

When a vaccine passport is required to enter a municipal building*, people over 13 years of age will need to show a QR code that contains their protection status as proof of vaccination against COVID-19 (vaccine passport). You can show proof in one of three ways:

  • On paper
  • In a PDF on a mobile device
  • On the VaxiCode application

Please note that photo ID will be required for all people age 16 and over regardless of format. Health insurance cards renewed without a photo during the pandemic will be accepted. ID without photo will be accepted for people 75 and over.

*Municipal buildings where a vaccine passport is required include the sports complex/arena and the park chalets.


As of October 15, 2021, caregivers and visitors and informal caregivers aged 13 years and older wanting to enter a facility that provides healthcare and social services must show their vaccine passport to prove that they are adequately protected against COVID-19.

Targeted Facilities:

  • Facilities that are part of a health and social services institution (a hospital, a CHSLD, or a CLSC)
  • Intermediary resources and family-type resources (IR-FTR)
  • A private residence for seniors (PRS)

ATTENTION EXEMPTIONS: Please note that certain people will be exempt from providing proof that they are adequately vaccinated against COVID-19. As such, the vaccine passport is not required for:

  • Anyone entering one of these places to receive health or social services.

For a list of exceptions by location: https://www.quebec.ca/en/health/health-issues/a-z/2019-coronavirus/progress-of-the-covid-19-vaccination/covid-19-vaccination-passport/places-and-activities-requiring-covid-19-vaccination-passport

For more detailed about the vaccine passport: https://www.quebec.ca/en/health/health-issues/a-z/2019-coronavirus/progress-of-the-covid-19-vaccination/covid-19-vaccination-passport