As of Tuesday, November 3, there were 20 active cases of COVID-19 among the population of the MRC d’Argenteuil, according to the CISSS des Laurentides regional health authority. The cumulative case count for Argenteuil had reached 240.
The number of COVID-19 deaths in Argenteuil as of November 3 remained at 11.
Schools and long-term care
École Polyvalente Lavigne in Lachute was the only school in Argenteuil reporting an unspecified number of COVID-19 cases on November 3. The previous cases at Laurentian Regional High School in Lachute, and Seminaire du Sacré-Coeur in Pointe-au-chêne/Grenville-sur-la-Rouge are no longer listed.
As of November 3, there were no outbreaks of COVID-19 at long-term care facilities, other group living institutions, or hospitals across the MRC d’Argenteuil.
Regional alert levels
Under Québec’s regional COVID-19 alert system, the MRC d’Argenteuil remained as an orange zone, as of November 3. The MRC’s of Deux-Montagnes, Mirabel, and Rivière-du-Nord to the east are red zones. The MRC des Pays d’en Haut to the north is an orange zone. To the west, The MRC de Papineau is an orange zone, but the city of Gatineau and surrounding MRC des Collines-de-l’Outaouais are red zones. The Vaudreuil-Soulanges MRC south of the Ottawa River is also a red zone.
Residents of red zones should not be travelling to orange zones for shopping and social activity, and they should not be going to Ontario for shopping and recreation either.
Across Québec. there were 9,256 active cases of COVID-19 across Québec as of Monday, November 2. According to the Institut national de santé publique du Québec (INSPQ), there were 108,889 cumulative cases and 93,316 resolved cases as of Monday.
There were 526 COVID-19 patients in hospital across Québec as of November 2, and 85 of those patients were in intensive care.
There had been 6,317 confirmed deaths due to COVID-19 across Québec as of November 2.