Ontario Newsroom - COVID 19 Information

This page provides a direct link to the Ontario Newsroom and will highlight specific news releases that may have an impact on residents and businesses in our community.

Ontario Set to Launch Largest Flu Immunization Campaign in Province's History (Sep 22 media release)

Ontario Limits the Size of Unmonitored and Private Social Gatherings Across the Province (Sep 19 media release)

Lower Limits for Unmonitored and Private Social Gatherings in Ottawa, Peel and Toronto Regions (Sep 17 media release)
Backgrounder: Lower Social Gathering Limits to Help Stop the Spread of COVID-19 (media release)

Ontario Introduces Legislation to Freeze Residential Rates in 2021 (Sep 17 media release) 
Backgrounder: Ontario Supporting Renters and Small Businesses in COVID-19 Recovery (media release)

Ontario Launches New COVID-19 Screening Tool to Help Protect Students and Staff (Sep 16 media release)
New voluntary screening tool (direct link)

Ontario Launches COVID-19 School and Licensed Child Care specific-Web page (Sep 11 media release and link)
School and Licensed Child Care COVID-19 website (direct link)

Ontario Takes Extraordinary Steps to Reopen Schools Safely (Sep 8 media release)
Backgrounder: 1.3 Billion Investment to Reopen Schools Safely (media release)

Governments Extend Child Care Funding to Support Working Parents (Sep 3 media release)

Ontario Extends Support for Employers and Employees Impacted by COVID-19 (Sep 3 media release)

Electronic Press Kit Now Available: Ontario Releases COVID-19 Management Plans for Schools (Aug 26 media release) 

Ontario Expands Indoor Capacity for Meeting and Event Facilities (Aug 21 media release) 

Ontario Extends Orders Under the Reopening Ontario Act, 2020 (Aug 20 media release)

Ontario Supporting the Safe Reopening of More Spaces at Gyms and Recreation Centres (Aug 14 media release)

Ontario Takes Additional Steps to Better Protect Students and Staff (Aug 13 media release)

Ontario Provides Update to Ontario's Action Plan: Responding COVID-19 (Aug 12 media release)

Historic Agreement Delivers Over $230 Million for Child Care (Aug 7 media release)

Investing in the Future of Ontario's Tourism Industry (Aug 6 media release) 

Ontario Supports Non-Profits as Province Recovers from COVID-19 (Aug 5 media release) 

COVID Alert Available for Download Beginning Today (July 31 media release) 

Support for Small Business Tenants and Landlords Extended (July 31 media release) 

Ontario Continues to Gradually and Safely Reopen Child Care for Working Parents (July 30 media release) 

Ontario Strengthens Protections for Tenants (July 22 media release) 
Backgrounder: Housing Act 2020 (media release) 

Ontario Moving More Regions into Stage 3 (July 20 media release)