Ontario Premier Doug Ford makes an announcement at Queen’s Park
Ontario Premier Doug Ford is making an announcement on Wednesday afternoon amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The premier will be joined by Minister of Long-Term Care Dr. Merrilee Fullerton and Minister of Colleges and Universities Ross Romano for the announcement.
The news conference is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. CTVNewsToronto.ca will stream it live as soon as it begins.
The announcement today comes as the province’s commission into long-term care wraps up interviews with Fullerton, Health Minister Christine Elliott and Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. David Williams this week.
Long-term care homes in Ontario have been hit the hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 3,800 people living in these settings have lost their lives due the disease since…