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Ontario Adding Over 500 Hospital Beds to Expand Critical Care Capacity

Ontario Adding Over 500 Hospital Beds to Expand Critical Care Capacity

Mackenzie Health’s New Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital to Support Short-Term Pandemic Response   VAUGHAN — The Ontario government is providing up to $125 million to...

January 18, 2021

Ontario inspectors find 36 stores violating COVID-19 rules during big-box safety blitz

Ontario inspectors find 36 stores violating COVID-19 rules during big-box safety blitz

https://toronto.ctvnews.ca/ontario-inspectors-find-36-stores-violating-covid-19-rules-during-big-box-safety-blitz-1.5270432

January 17, 2021

Ontario to Vaccinate up to 8.5 Million People in Phase Two

Ontario to Vaccinate up to 8.5 Million People in Phase Two

Province to Expand COVID-19 Immunization Program to Seniors, Frontline Essential Workers in Next Phase of Rollout Plan   TORONTO — The Ontario government is...

January 13, 2021

Ontario Declares Second Provincial Emergency to Address COVID-19 Crisis and Save Lives

Ontario Declares Second Provincial Emergency to Address COVID-19 Crisis and Save Lives

Province Issues Stay-at-Home Order and Introduces Enhanced Enforcement Measures to Reduce Mobility   TORONTO — In response to a doubling in COVID-19 cases over the past...

January 12, 2021

Ontario Releases Ethical Framework for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

Ontario Releases Ethical Framework for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

TORONTO — The Ontario government has released an Ethical Framework for COVID-19 vaccine distribution which was developed in partnership with the COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Task Force to guide...

December 30, 2020

Premier Ford Delivers Christmas Greetings

Premier Ford Delivers Christmas Greetings

Premier Doug Ford delivered the following statement on the Christmas holiday:    "Christmas is a time to count our blessings, find moments of peace and rest, and...

December 23, 2020

Provincewide Shutdown

Provincewide Shutdown

The link provides further information on the province wide lockdown.      https://files.ontario.ca/moh-provincewide-shutdown-en-2020-12-21.pdf

December 21, 2020

Ontario Announces Provincewide Shutdown to Stop Spread of COVID-19 and Save Lives

Ontario Announces Provincewide Shutdown to Stop Spread of COVID-19 and Save Lives

TORONTO — As COVID-19 cases continue to rise at an alarming rate, the Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is imposing...

December 21, 2020

Ontario Supporting Shaw Centre During COVID-19

Ontario Supporting Shaw Centre During COVID-19

OTTAWA - The Ontario government is providing the Shaw Centre with up to $3.8 million to help the provincial agency navigate the...

December 21, 2020

Ontario Expands COVID-19 Vaccine Locations

Ontario Expands COVID-19 Vaccine Locations

TORONTO — Ontario will be distributing additional doses of the Pfizer vaccine to 17 more hospital sites over the next two weeks, including regions with the highest rates of...

December 19, 2020