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January 22, 2021

Accessibility at cannabis dispensaries

The Honourable Doug Downey, Attorney General of Ontario, Ministry of the Attorney General Hi Minister, I hope you are doing well. As shared with you through recent correspondences, I have concerns regarding cannabis dispensaries within our Ward not possessing fundamental accessibility features such as barrier-free ramps. Ottawa, like many other municipalities, is getting more and more applications for cannabis retail …

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January 22, 2021

Why COVID Vaccination is an Equity Issue

At a time when many worry about when they will get a COVID-19 vaccination, it is important to remember that not everyone is entirely enthusiastic. The pathway out of this confusion must include health and racial equity. COVID-19 has disproportionally affected certain groups, most notably seniors and members of racialized communities. Given this reality, we would expect these same groups …

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January 7, 2021

Daily COVID-19 updates

Welcome to our Covid-19 update page. Here you can find all the relevant information from Ottawa Public Health and the City of Ottawa related to the Coronavirus. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our office at Mathieu.fleury@ottawa.ca or visit www.ottawapublichealth.ca January 22 COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution FAQs The following questions were those most frequently asked by …

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