What you need to know about COVID-19 in Ottawa on Wednesday, Nov. 3 – CBC

Key updates on COVID-19 in the region

Nov 03, 2021

What’s the latest?

Ottawa property owners will see their taxes rise three per cent as Mayor Jim Watson unveiled a draft 2022 budget intended to mitigate inflation and help the city emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ontario’s chief medical officer of health has an update on third COVID-19 vaccine doses at 1 p.m. ET. New national recommendations released Friday call for a significant expansion.

That province’s ski resorts will be able to welcome guests on their hills without asking for a vaccine passport or limiting the capacity on chairlifts. Quebec says vaccination passports will be required to access its ski facilities that have chairlifts

How many cases are there?

As of Tuesday, Ottawa has had 30,903 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There are 188 known active cases, while 30,111 cases are considered resolved and 604 people have died from the illness.

Read more: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/covid19-ottawa-coronavirus-symptoms-information-november-3-2021-1.6234429

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