The Government of Ontario declared a second provincewide State of Emergency starting January 12 for a minimum of 28 days to prevent the spread of COVID-19, save lives and to protect healthcare services. A Stay-at-Home Order will also be in effect starting Thursday, January 14 at 12:01 AM.
These new orders require everyone to remain at home and to reduce the number of daily contacts with those outside their immediate household. Essential trips can be made for groceries, medicine, to access healthcare services, for exercise or for essential work.
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During these challenging times, the health and safety of our community and employees is our number one priority.
As we navigate the pandemic together, the City of Markham continues to monitor and follow advice from public health officials at the federal, provincial and regional levels.
The City is taking a responsible and measured approach to reopening, which is guided by the Government of Ontario’s COVID-19 Response Framework: Keeping Ontario Safe & Open and the City of Markham’s Response, Recovery & Reinvention Plan.
Get the latest information about COVID-19 from York Region Public Health.