Latest Developments

Premier Doug Ford announced a new emergency order that will temporarily allow health-service providers, including hospitals to reassign frontline staff to homes in need. In addition, the Ontario government is providing frontline staff with a temporary pandemic payment increase of $4 per hour for the next 16 weeks.

Deputy Premier Christine Elliott with the Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks, Jeff Yurek announced that provincial parks and conservation reserves will remain closed to all recreational activities until May 31, 2020.