Toronto and Peel Region being welcomed into Stage 3
By Anthony Capkun
July 30, 2020 – Effective July 31 at 12:01 am, the City of Toronto and Peel Region move into Stage 3 of Ontario’s reopening.
Toronto Public Health and Peel Public Health regions will join the 31 public health regions that entered into Stage 3 on July 17 and 24, 2020.
Windsor-Essex County Health Unit region will, for now, remain in Stage 2.
“While public health trends across the province are positive, we continue to closely monitor Windsor-Essex so that we can move the community into Stage 3 when the time is right,” said Christine Elliott, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health, adding, “No matter which stage a region is in, everyone needs to continue to follow public health advice to protect themselves, their families and community.”
For more information on the restrictions that will remain in place during Stage 3, as well as public health and workplace safety restrictions, visit Ontario.ca/reopen.
For regions in Stage 3, gathering limits will increase to a maximum of 50 people indoors and a maximum of 100 people outdoors, with physical distancing in place. Gathering limits apply to all social gatherings and events, as well as some higher-risk activities and venues.