COVID-19: Ontario to make Stage three announcement; Masks necessary on STO buses

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There are at the moment 1,454 energetic circumstances of COVID-19 throughout the province. Within the 25 long-term care properties at the moment experiencing outbreaks of the virus, there are 76 confirmed energetic circumstances amongst residents and 148 amongst employees.

In japanese Ontario, the Kingston, Frontenac and Lennox & Addington public well being unit reported 9 energetic circumstances as of Monday, whereas Jap Ontario reported 5, Leeds, Grenville & Lanark reported three and Renfrew County and District had no energetic circumstances.


Like all of Quebec’s transit companies, masks are necessary on the La Société de transport de l’Outaouais (STO) as of Monday. Nevertheless, there’s a 14-day transition interval so riders can get on board with the transfer OC Transpo made final month.

Transit customers aged 12 and up have to put on a face masking, with the STO asking riders to take different steps to forestall the unfold of COVID-19. Pay with a faucet of a Multi card and recharge it on-line, wash palms usually, cough into an elbow, distance from others and exit buses on the again.

— With information from Postmedia and The Canadian Press