Ontario is reporting 478 new cases of COVID-19 today, along with three new deaths related to the virus.
Health Minister Christine Elliott says there are 153 cases reported in Toronto, 95 in Peel Region and 90 in Ottawa.
She says 68 per cent of the new cases are in people under the age of 40.
Ontario is reporting 478 cases of #COVID19 as more than 34,200 tests were completed. Locally, there are 153 new cases in Toronto with 95 in Peel and 90 in Ottawa. 68% of today’s cases are in people under the age of 40.
— Christine Elliott (@celliottability) September 22, 2020
The province is also reporting 52 new COVID-19 cases related to schools, including at least 26 among students.
Those bring the total number of schools with a reported case to 116 out of Ontario’s 4,828 publicly-funded schools.
Meanwhile, Ontario is expected to announce part of its COVID-19 fall preparedness plan today. The premier’s office says it will roll out the plan over the next several days because of its complexity.
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