The Government of Ontario confirmed 1,691 new COVID-19 cases and 15 virus-related deaths on Sunday morning.
Of the newly announced cases, 455 cases are in Toronto, 326 are in Peel, and 173 are in York Region.
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Health Minister Christine Elliott said over 31,200 tests were completed, and 8,065,607 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered.
Ontario is reporting 1,691 cases of #COVID19 and over 31,200 tests completed. Locally, there are 455 new cases in Toronto, 326 in Peel and 173 in York Region.
As of 8:00 p.m. yesterday, 8,065,607 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered.
— Christine Elliott (@celliottability) May 23, 2021
The City of Toronto has thousands of vaccine appointments available today and tomorrow as part of a “Long Weekend Dose Drive.”
Toronto is also hosting a pop-up immunization clinic for kids aged 12 and up at City Hall today. No appointment, OHIP card, or proof of address is required to get a dose.
Premier Doug Ford announced Ontario’s new COVID-19 reopening framework on Thursday ahead of the Stay-at-Home order’s June 2 expiry date.
The province hopes 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 522,465 COVID-19 cases and 8,599 deaths.