John Bkila

Welcome to the Mayor’s standing post dedicated to COVID-19 updates from the City of Burlington and our public health professionals and experts. This page will be updated has often as new information is available and released. On Saturday, March 21, 2020, Mayor Meed Ward declared a state of emergency for the City of Burlington. If …

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*Please see the media release below issued by the Region of Halton. The Regional Municipality of Halton For Immediate Release March 12, 2020 Second case of COVID-19 confirmed in Halton region All precautions followed and risk to Halton residents remains low On March 12, 2020, Dr. David Williams, Ontario Chief Medical Officer of Health and …

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The health and well-being of our community is the top priority for everyone here at the City of Burlington. Earlier today, Dr. David Williams, Ontario Chief Medical Officer of Health and Dr. Hamidah Meghani, Medical Officer of Health for Halton Region confirmed the first case of COVID-19 in our region, a Burlington resident. This is …

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Earlier this year, the City of Burlington announced a project team made up of staff from the City, Burlington Economic Development and Tourism Burlington was undertaking a rebranding project with the goal of creating a  single, unified brand that reflects one city, one story. The new brand will be rooted in a strong brand promise that …

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PLEASE NOTE: To read the Mayor’s statement on what the city is doing regarding COVID-19, please visit this dedicated page, which will be updated daily as new information becomes available. -JB — In the past few days, new cases of COVID-19 (2019 Novel Coronavirus) in Ontario have been announced. This news may have some local …

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