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Ontario Announces Return to First Wave COVID-19 Restrictions

Ontario Announces Return to First Wave COVID-19 Restrictions

Today the Ontario government announced a return to a state of emergency and additional public health measures to fight the second wave of COVID-19, as the province experiences an unprecedented increase in cases and growing strain on its ICU capacity. This news comes...

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Toronto and Peel Regions Move into Lockdown

Toronto and Peel Regions Move into Lockdown

Effective Monday, November 23, 2020 at 12:01 a.m., Toronto and Peel regions will be moving into the lockdown (grey) level of the Keeping Ontario Safe and Open Framework. The lockdown is to stay in effect for a minimum of 28 days. Ontario is reporting 1,418 new...

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Ontario Releases New Proposed COVID-19 Restrictions Framework

Ontario Releases New Proposed COVID-19 Restrictions Framework

The Ontario government announced today the Keeping Ontario Safe and Opening Framework. Premier Ford announced a new transparent and tiered system that aims to ensure public health measures are targeted, incremental and responsive to help limit the spread of COVID-19....

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Ontario Responds as Cases Grow in Hotspot Regions

Ontario Responds as Cases Grow in Hotspot Regions

Introduction of Reduced Social Gathering Limits for Hotspot Regions Today, the Ontario government announced it is reducing social gathering limits in Toronto, Peel, and Ottawa to combat the recent spike in cases in these regions. Effective tomorrow, September 18, 2020...

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COVID-19 Update Government of Canada actions on COVID-19

COVID-19 Update Government of Canada actions on COVID-19

Today, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion Carla Qualtrough and new Minister of Finance Chrystia Freeland announced the government’s plans to transition recipients of the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) to Employment...

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