Gilles Bisson MPP Timmins

Government of Ontario

COVID-19 Bulletin

COVID-19 Bulletin: July 7

Here are today’s new developments:  The Ford government introduced legislation that would give it extraordinary powers to write emergency orders for up to two years, a move that Official Oppositio... More

COVID-19 Bulletin: July 6

Here are today’s new developments:  Ontario saw zero reported deaths from COVID-19 today, for the first time since March, with 138 new cases reported.  The Windsor-Essex region communities of Le... More

COVID-19 Bulletin: July 3

Here are today’s new developments:  The Ministry of Health reported a seventh death of a health-care worker associated with the long-term care system today.  CAF members leave long-term care homes:... More

COVID-19 Bulletin: June 24

Here are today’s new developments:  Toronto public health officials are asking for federal and provincial funding to establish a voluntary, centralized quarantine system for low-income people with... More

COVID-19 Bulletin: June 23

Here are today’s new developments:  The federal government extended the grace period during which certain employers can re-hire employees temporarily laid off due to COVID-19.   Today Ontario Ed... More

COVID-19 Bulletin: June 22

Here are today’s new developments:  Toronto and Peel Region can move into phase two of reopening as of Wednesday, Ford announced today. That leaves Windsor-Essex--where outbreaks among migrant wor... More

COVID-19 Bulletin: June 19

Here are today’s new developments:  Trudeau is touting his government’s federal wage program, but uptake has been low, and critics say the program helps an insufficient number of businesses.  T... More

COVID-19 Bulletin: June 18

Here are today’s new developments:  Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a new contact tracing smartphone app the government hopes will help quell the spread of COVID-19. The app should be avai... More

COVID-19: June 17

Here are today’s new developments:   Ontario has reported fewer than 200 new cases of COVID-19 for the fourth day in a row, with the bulk of cases found in Toronto, Peel Region and Windsor-Essex, ... More

COVID-19 Bulletin: June 16

Here are today’s new developments:  Trudeau announced that the Canada Emergency Relief Benefit (CERB) will be extended by two months. Federal Opposition Leader Jagmeet Singh said the government sh... More