We're Moving to Step 1 of the Roadmap to Reopening
Today the Ontario Government announced on Friday, June 11th at 12:01 am the province will be moving to the Step 1 the Roadmap for Reopening. Read the press release.

We recommend that everyone re-familiarize themselves with the restrictions around Step 1. The Province will stay in Step 1 for at least 21 days before moving to Step 2.
Step 1 of the Roadmap to Reopen includes (but is not limited to):
  • Outdoor social gatherings and organized public events with up to 10 people;
  • Outdoor religious services, rites, or ceremonies, including wedding services and funeral services, capped at the number of people that can maintain a physical distance of two metres;
  • Indoor religious services, rites, or ceremonies, including wedding services and funeral services permitted at up to 15 per cent capacity of the particular room;
  • Non-essential retail permitted at 15 per cent capacity, with no restrictions on the goods that can be sold;
  • Essential and other select retail permitted at 25 per cent capacity, with no restrictions on the goods that can be sold;
  • Outdoor dining with up to four people per table, with exceptions for larger households;
  • Outdoor fitness classes, outdoor groups in personal training and outdoor individual/team sport training to be permitted with up to 10 people, among other restrictions;
  • Day camps for children permitted to operate in a manner consistent with the safety guidelines for COVID-19 produced by the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health;
  • Overnight camping at campgrounds and campsites, including Ontario Parks, and short-term rentals;
  • Concert venues, theatres and cinemas may open outdoors for the purpose of rehearsing or performing a recorded or broadcasted concert, artistic event, theatrical performance or other performance with no more than 10 performers, among other restrictions;
  • Outdoor horse racing tracks and motor speedways permitted to operate without spectators; and
  • Outdoor attractions such as zoos, landmarks, historic sites, botanical gardens with capacity and other restrictions.
Looking to enhance your COVID-19 Workplace Safety Plan?
 
Consider adding Rapid Antigen Screening to your plan.
 
If you have already registered your company, expect an email later this week with additional details and the ability to book a a pick up.
 
 
If you have any questions about this or other resources, don't hesitate to reach out or contact the HKPR Health Unit.
Haliburton Highlands Chamber of Commerce | ed@halburtonhighlands.com