Ontario Enacts Provincial Emergency and Stay-at-Home Order
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Ontario Enacts Provincial Emergency and Stay-at-Home Order

News Release Ontario Enacts Provincial Emergency and Stay-at-Home Order Additional measures needed to protect health system capacity and save lives during third wave of COVID-19 TORONTO — The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is immediately declaring a third provincial emergency under s 7.0.1 (1) of the Emergency Management … Continue reading

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Made-in-Ontario N95 Respirators begin Rolling off the Production Line at the 3M Brockville Plant

News Release Made-in-Ontario N95 Respirators begin Rolling off the Production Line at the 3M Brockville Plant Provincial and federal investment helps secure domestic supply chain for vital PPE BROCKVILLE — Made-in-Ontario N95 respirators have started rolling off the production line at 3M’s Brockville plant. About 700,000 N95 respirators are being shipped from the plant this … Continue reading

Ontario Moving to Phase Two of COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan
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Ontario Moving to Phase Two of COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan

News Release Ontario Moving to Phase Two of COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan Phase Two Supports Vaccine Rollout by Postal Code in “Hot Spot” Communities TORONTO — The Ontario government is moving into Phase Two of its COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan, with a focus on reaching individuals in “hot spot” communities where COVID-19 has disproportionately impacted certain … Continue reading

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Ontario Supports Colleges and Universities Impacted by COVID-19

News Release Ontario Supports Colleges and Universities Impacted by COVID-19 Funding provides immediate relief for institutions most affected by pandemic related costs TORONTO — The Ontario government is providing $106.4 million to help publicly assisted colleges and universities address the financial impacts of COVID-19. This investment will support the sustainability of the postsecondary sector and … Continue reading

Toronto, Peel and North Bay-Parry Sound Public Health Regions Returning to Strengthened COVID-19 Response Framework
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Toronto, Peel and North Bay-Parry Sound Public Health Regions Returning to Strengthened COVID-19 Response Framework

News Release Toronto, Peel and North Bay-Parry Sound Public Health Regions Returning to Strengthened COVID-19 Response Framework Seven Other Public Health Regions Moving to New Levels in the Framework TORONTO — The Ontario Government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, is transitioning Toronto, Peel and North Bay Parry Sound District public health regions … Continue reading

Ontario Continues Unprecedented COVID-19 Response During Upcoming Legislative Sitting;Protecting the health and safety of families, frontline workers and employers remains government’s top priority
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Ontario Continues Unprecedented COVID-19 Response During Upcoming Legislative Sitting;Protecting the health and safety of families, frontline workers and employers remains government’s top priority

News Release Ontario Continues Unprecedented COVID-19 Response During Upcoming Legislative Sitting Protecting the health and safety of families, frontline workers and employers remains government’s top priority TORONTO – During the next sitting of the legislature the Ontario government plans to continue its unprecedented response to COVID-19 while laying the foundation for a strong economic recovery. … Continue reading

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Ontario Making It Easier and Less Costly to Manage Small Estates

News Release Ontario Making It Easier and Less Costly to Manage Small Estates New changes will make Ontario’s probate process for small estates more accessible for grieving families TORONTO — The Ontario government is easing the burden on those grieving the loss of a loved one by simplifying the process to apply to manage small estates. The changes, … Continue reading

First Round of COVID-19 Vaccinations Completed in All Ontario Long-Term Care Homes
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First Round of COVID-19 Vaccinations Completed in All Ontario Long-Term Care Homes

News Release First Round of COVID-19 Vaccinations Completed in All Ontario Long-Term Care Homes Accelerated vaccination rollout continues despite supply delays TORONTO — The first round of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in every long-term care home across Ontario to eligible residents who wanted one. This goal was achieved despite repeated delays and reductions of … Continue reading

Alberta begins Step 1 of plan to ease restrictions; Ontario Extending Stay-at-Home Order across Most of the Province to Save Lives
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Alberta begins Step 1 of plan to ease restrictions; Ontario Extending Stay-at-Home Order across Most of the Province to Save Lives

News ReleaseAlberta begins Step 1 of plan to ease restrictions Step 1 of Alberta’s four-step framework to ease restrictions is underway as pressure eases on the health system and hospitalizations remain below 600. School-related and limited indoor and outdoor children’s sport and performance activities, one-on-one indoor personal fitness with a trainer, and dine-in service at … Continue reading