16 Nov

  • By Lisa Marie LeDuc
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Effective Monday, November 16, Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health will be moved to the ORANGE (Restrict) level, as outlined in the provincial COVID-19 Response Framework: Keeping Ontario Safe and Open.


General public health measures (gatherings, workplace requirements and face coverings)

  • Events and social gatherings (for example, barbeques):
    – 10 people indoors
    – 25 people outdoors
  • Organized public events and gatherings:
    – 50 people indoors
    – 100 people outdoors
  • Religious services, weddings and funerals:
    – 30% capacity indoors
    – 100 people outdoors
  • Requirement for workplace screening
  • Face coverings required in:
    – indoor workplaces
    – indoor public spaces, with limited exemptions
  • Where patrons without face coverings are within two metres of workers, workers must use additional protections such as eye protection
  • Workplaces must develop and implement a communication/public education plan (highlighting risk)
  • Physical distancing must be maintained
  • Non-essential travel from areas of high-transmission to areas of low transmission should be avoided


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