Author: Andrea Ward

This morning, the Province of Ontario opened pre-registration to individuals with highest risk health conditions and their caregivers. These individuals can visit Ottawa Public Health to pre-register. Those individuals with highest risk health conditions and their caregivers include: Organ transplant recipients Hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients People...

 Ottawa Public Library has scaled back physical library services to holds pickup and returns at branch entrances  ̶  “curbside” ̶  to keep OPL customers and employees safe, further to the provincial emergency and stay-at-home order which took effect today.   Throughout the city, 31 Library branches remain open to offer curbside returns and holds pick up. Customers will no longer be permitted to enter...

The Province of Ontario has expanded pre-registration for the COVID-19 vaccine to include non-frontline moderate priority health care workers, such as those working remotely or those not requiring personal protective equipment at work. Pre-registration remains open for highest priority, very-high priority and high-priority health care...