While KFLA Public Health says there are still no known cases of COVID-19 in Kingston, the Cataraqui Centre is reducing its hours as a precautionary measure.
“The safety and well-being of our guests, tenants, employees and contractors is of the utmost important (sic) to Primaris, Cataraqui Centre,” mall administration said in a public notice.
“In addition to the elevated cleaning program already in place, we will be instituting modified operating hours to do our part to prevent the spread of COVID-19. We continue to monitor this situation very closely. We thank you for your co-operation and understanding as we navigate these challenging times together.”
Starting on Monday, March 16th, the mall’s hours of operation will change to:
Monday – Friday – 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Saturday – 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday – 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
In addition to the reduced hours, the mall says it is also instituting the following protocols as an elevated response to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus:
1. Temporary removal of food court trays;
2. Temporarily suspending the use of Cataraqui Centre strollers, wheelchairs, and walkers at Guest Services;
3. Suspending use of water fountains and water bottle fill stations.
For a complete list of all known closures, cancellations and schedule modifications in the Kingston area, check here.