What’s Closed? Weather Impacts The Sault


Please be advised that due to the adverse weather and poor road conditions transportation is cancelled for ALL schools in the Sault Ste. Marie and Central Algoma areas.

Please note that schools in these areas will also be closed today to both staff and students.

The Huron Superior Catholic District School board offices are closed for the day as are all schools of the board for activities in the evening.

The Sault Ste. Marie YMCA is still closed until further notice. This includes all offsite Childcare centres.

Sault Scuba is closed for the day.

In light of poor weather conditions and in consideration of the safety of our clients and staff United Way of Sault Ste. Marie and district & Volunteer Sault Ste. Marie offices Located at 7A Oxford St. will close at 1 pm today . We will resume our regular hours Friday December 16, 2016 at 9am

Due to weather as well as transportation closures, Group Health Centre has chosen to rebook all scheduled appointments after 12:30pm today, and will close most of our services at that time. If you have an existing appointment, you should receive a call shortly to schedule an alternate appointment.

Scheduled procedures in Obstetrics/Gynaecology and Surgery will still proceed if patients are comfortable attending. Patients will be contacted directly to determine if they would prefer to reschedule.

For those with prescription refill needs, the Group Health Centre Pharmacy will remain open until 4pm today.

Due to the winter storm, Community Living Algoma, all our locations (community supports, office and employment supports) are closed and staff are not to report to work. Staff associated with residential supports are expected to report as per their scheduled shifts.

Mane Street Salon and Spa’s Wellness Centre (626 Queen Street East) Now Closed for Today and Classes Cancelled

The SOAR Chapter 7-USW meeting, scheduled for 1:30 today at the Elks Hall on Bay Street is cancelled. A reschedule date has not been made.

Please note that the Take 5 scheduled for tonight at the Holiday Inn Express has been cancelled due to weather. We look forward to seeing you at our January Take 5.

Due to weather conditions, Algoma Public Health’s Sault Ste. Marie office will remain closed for the rest of today, December 15, 2016. If you had an appointment, you will receive a phone call with a new appointment date and time. Please note: If you were scheduled for a TB test reading this afternoon, please come to the APH office Friday morning for your reading.

The Soup Kitchen Community Centre will be closed today will reopen tomorrow weather permitting

Algoma University in Sault Ste. Marie is closed due to inclement weather  9:00am exams will be rescheduled. The University will be monitoring the weather and reassess for afternoon exams and operations by 11:30am. The George Leach Centre is open until further notice.

Heart and Stroke office is closed and the Blood pressure Clinic is cancelled for today.

The Algoma Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic will be closed today, Thursday December 15th due to the inclement weather. All appointments are cancelled, including the evening clinic. Patients with urgent medical concerns are advised to attend SAH emergency department.

The Sault Ste. Marie Region Conservation Authority office will be closed this morning due to weather and road conditions. Updates to this closure will be posted on Twitter @ssmrca and Facebook www.facebook.com/ssmrca.

Employment Solutions is closed for the morning due to weather conditions.

Social Services would like to advise residents that their offices will be closed until 12:00 pm noon today, Thursday, December 15th. Closure will be revaluated this afternoon.

Social Services includes:

Ontario Works
Housing Services
Community Child Care
Administration Offices

Employment Solutions will monitor conditions throughout the morning to determine if we will open at noon. Please continue to monitor College social media for updated information.

Lake Superior State University is also closed for the day.

Baawaating Family Health Team will be closed today, Thursday December 15th. Should you have an urgent medical concern, please report to the SAH emergency department.