COVID-19 – Masks Mandatory in Public Places Effective August 25, 2021
Today’s eMemo contains the following updates:
Provincial Health Officer re-introduces mandatory mask order for indoor spaces.
Effective today, August 25, 2021, masks must be worn in all indoor public spaces throughout the province to help reduce the transmission of COVID-19. This new order requires people 12 years of age and older to wear masks in indoor public settings, regardless of vaccination status. Public settings include:
Retail and grocery stores
Liquor and drug stores
Community and recreation centres
Restaurants, pubs and bars (unless seated)
Public transportation, in a taxi or ride-sharing vehicle
Areas of office buildings where services to the public are provided
Common areas of sport and fitness centres
It is vital that members follow and model social distancing practices and mask protocols during all business dealings, including meetings and open houses.
Have a good week and stay safe.