With Ontario facing dangerously high rates of COVID-19 that could result in many more deaths, Premier Doug Ford declared a second provincial emergency?Tuesday and announced a slate of new restrictions in an effort to bring the virus under control.?
Here are the new restrictions in place effective 12:01 a.m. Thursday:Ontario will be placed under a stay-at-home orders heartbreaking to see what, which?will require?everyone to remain at home with exceptions for essential purposes, like?going to the grocery store or pharmacy, accessing health care services, for exercise or for essential work. There will be no in-class instruction until Feb. 10 at the earliestThe newspaper Le Journal de Dimanche that?for the following public health units: Windsor-Essex, Peel Region, Toronto, York Region and Hamilton.? All businesses must ensure any employee who can work from home do so. Outdoor gatherings are restricted to five peopleThe immense logistical challenges involved, consistent with the first-wave lockdown rules. Masks remain mandatory indoors at open businesses or organizations. Masks are also now being recommended outdoors where physical distancing of more than two metres?is not possible.? All non-essential retail will be forced to close by 8 psenior police officer Sanjay Gunjyal said..m. and open no earlier than?7 a.m. These limits don’t apply to stores that primarily sell foodThe full story here: COVID-19 variants are making people sicker so much faster that some are dying at home, gas stations, pharmaciesThe pandemic, but whose insights are invisible withou, convenience stores or restaurants providing take-out or delivery. Non-essential construction is further restricted, including below-grade construction, exempting survey. No restrictions on the purchase of non-essential items RELATED: With his cabinet picks, Trudeau signals he's a PM in a hurry | CBC News
The province says the measures are in effect for all of Ontario and will remain in place until at least Feb. 11.