Recent News

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July 31, 2020   News
The End of the Emergency What that means for Condominium Meetings

On July 24, 2020, the Reopening Ontario (A Flexible Response to COVID-19) Act, 2020 came into force, ending the declaration of emergency in Ontario. Many of the provisions, including those that allowed for electronic service of notices, virtual meetings, and the delay of meetings, will expire in the coming months.

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July 31, 2020   News
Toronto City Council approves mandatory masks or face coverings in apartments and condominiums

Toronto City Council has voted in favour of a temporary bylaw requiring masks or face coverings in common areas in apartments and condominiums to protect the health and safety of our communities by reducing the spread of COVID-19.

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July 30, 2020   News
Feedback Deadline August 4, 2020 - Enhancing elevator safety and availability under the Technical Standards and Safety Act, 2000

The ministry is seeking feedback on the proposed changes Under the Technical Standards and Safety Act, 2000 to enhance elevator safety and availability. Your feedback is requested by August 4, 2020.

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July 30, 2020   News
Feedback Deadline August 4, 2020 - Enhancing elevator safety and availability under the Technical Standards and Safety Act, 2000

The ministry is seeking feedback on the proposed changes Under the Technical Standards and Safety Act, 2000 to enhance elevator safety and availability. Your feedback is requested by August 4, 2020.

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July 29, 2020   News
Ontario Moving Toronto and Peel Region into Stage 3

Additional businesses and public spaces will be reopening as the Ontario government allows the City of Toronto and Peel Region to move into Stage 3 of reopening the province on Friday, July 31 at 12:01 a.m.

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July 29, 2020   News
Toronto council votes to make wearing face masks mandatory in common areas of condominium buildings.

Bill 651 amends City of Toronto By-law 541-2020 by imposing temporary regulations requiring the wearing of masks or other face coverings within enclosed common areas of apartment buildings and condominium buildings.

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July 23, 2020   News
Toronto Mayor and Medical Officer of Health recommend apartment buildings and condos adopt mask policy for common areas.

To protect the health and safety of our communities, today Mayor John Tory, on the advice of the Medical Officer of Health, again urged all apartments and condominiums to adopt a mask or face covering policy for common areas of shared residential buildings.

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July 21, 2020   News
Ontario Moving More Regions into Stage 3

More Businesses and Services Across the Province Can Safely Reopen on Friday.

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July 13, 2020   News
Consultation On Topics From The Auditor General Of Ontario’s Report On Tarion

Tarion is also seeking input on the warranty compensation caps on claims related to environmentally harmful substances or hazards, septic systems and condominium common elements and providing compensation to homeowners in instances where they have to relocate while repairs are underway which arose from a warranted item.

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July 13, 2020   News
Nearly All Businesses and Public Spaces to Reopen in Stage 3 Public as the Province Continues its Path to Economic Recovery

As Ontario continues down the path to economic recovery, decisions on which regions will enter Stage 3 and when will be made in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts and based on trends of key public health indicators.

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