The Government of Ontario confirmed 1,794 new COVID-19 cases and 20 virus-related deaths on Saturday morning.
Of the newly announced cases, 416 are in Toronto, 355 are in Peel, 147 are in Durham, and 140 are in York Region.
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Health Minister Christine Elliott said nearly 34,600 tests were completed, and 7,925,277 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered.
Ontario is reporting 1,794 cases of #COVID19 and nearly 34,600 tests completed. Locally, there are 416 new cases in Toronto, 355 in Peel, 147 in Durham and 140 in York Region.
— Christine Elliott (@celliottability) May 22, 2021
Outdoor amenities, golf courses and tennis courts, will open across Ontario today as part of the province’s new reopening plan.
Premier Doug Ford announced the three-stage framework on Thursday ahead of the Stay-at-Home order’s June 2 expiry date.
The province plans to enter the first stage of the plan during the week of June 14, at which point non-essential retail and outdoor dining could reopen, with some restrictions.
To date Ontario has seen 520,774 COVID-19 cases and 8,599 deaths.