Province of Ontario – Stop the Spread Business Information Line Now Open at 1-888-444-3659

March 25, 2020 9:45 A.M.- Office of the Premier The province has launched a toll-free line 1-888-444-3659 to provide support to Ontario businesses who have questions about the province’s recent emergency order to close at-risk workplaces following recommendations by Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health. On Monday, the province issued an emergency order to close at-risk workplaces…

City of Ottawa Coronavirus Response: Addressing Community Need (March 25, 2020)

Community and Social Services staff continues to ensure the provision of essential services to our residents and clients. Staff is also taking an active role in assessing the emerging needs of our community during the COVID-19 outbreak. This memo provides an update on the work underway by Community and Social Services Department and will specifically…

City of Ottawa Community and Small Business Supports (March 25, 2020)

In addition to the measures outlined in the Property Tax Hardship Deferral Program memo you received on March 18, 2020, the Finance Services Department is implementing additional measures, pending City Council approval, to assist residents and business owners as the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve. Expansion of the Property Tax Hardship Deferral Program Over the…