Recent News

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September 19, 2020   News
Ontario Limits the Size of Unmonitored and Private Social Gatherings across Entire Province

The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and the Public Health Measures Table, is reducing limits on the number of people permitted to attend unmonitored and private social gatherings across the entire province.

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September 18, 2020   News
City of Kingston Restricts Large Gatherings Downtown and Requires Face Coverings to Be Worn in Multi-Unit Residential Buildings

Mayor Bryan Paterson has issued a new emergency order requiring physical distancing on sidewalks, streets and boulevards to discourage congregating and loitering in the downtown area.

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September 17, 2020   News
Lower Limits for Unmonitored and Private Social Gatherings in Ottawa, Peel and Toronto Regions

Province Introducing Legislation Across Ontario to Increase Fines for Non-Compliance

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September 8, 2020   News
Update on Temporary Legislative Amendments Related to Annual Meeting Timelines

The following is an announcement from the Ministry of Government and Consumer Services concerning holding Annual General Meetings. The government has decided not to extend the time period within which condominium corporations can hold their AGM’s.

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August 18, 2020   News
Guidance for facilities for sports and recreational fitness activities during COVID-19

This guidance is intended for facilities for sports and recreational fitness activities in regions in Stage 3, which include gymnasiums, health clubs, community centres, multi-purpose facilities, arenas, exercise studios, yoga and dance studios, and other fitness facilities.

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August 14, 2020   News
Coronavirus: Burlington mask bylaw now includes condos and apartments

The city amended its bylaw this week and says the move is in an effort to “expand protections” and reduce the spread of COVID-19, and amends a previous order that will now be in effect Jan. 31, 2021.

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August 10, 2020   News
Windsor-Essex to Join the Rest of Province in Stage 3

TORONTO — On the advice of the Chief Medical Officer Health and the local medical officer of health, Windsor-Essexwill be allowed to move into Stage 3 on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 12:01 a.m.

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July 31, 2020   News
The End of the Emergency What that means for Condominium Meetings

On July 24, 2020, the Reopening Ontario (A Flexible Response to COVID-19) Act, 2020 came into force, ending the declaration of emergency in Ontario. Many of the provisions, including those that allowed for electronic service of notices, virtual meetings, and the delay of meetings, will expire in the coming months.

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July 31, 2020   News
Toronto City Council approves mandatory masks or face coverings in apartments and condominiums

Toronto City Council has voted in favour of a temporary bylaw requiring masks or face coverings in common areas in apartments and condominiums to protect the health and safety of our communities by reducing the spread of COVID-19.

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July 30, 2020   News
Feedback Deadline August 4, 2020 - Enhancing elevator safety and availability under the Technical Standards and Safety Act, 2000

The ministry is seeking feedback on the proposed changes Under the Technical Standards and Safety Act, 2000 to enhance elevator safety and availability. Your feedback is requested by August 4, 2020.

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