COVID-19 in Ottawa: Weekly roundup - Friday, July 24, 2020

Welcome to the City of Ottawa’s weekly roundup of information regarding the City’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. You can also keep up with City updates daily on COVID-19 on Facebook(link is external)Twitter(link is external), and Instagram(link is external).

  • The City resumed swimming services on July 6, and we’re extending current swimming membership expiry dates.
  • COVID-19 safety measures for public swimming, wading pools and splash pads in Ottawa.
  • As the province moves into stage three of its reopening plan, the City offers greater access to parks, recreation and cultural programming, and facilities.
  • City reopening rental applications of community spaces at select locations for the month of August.
  • Council makes masks mandatory in indoor public spaces, and the City seeks donations of cloth masks for those in need.

The latest from Ottawa Public Health

In case you missed it


Client service centres are now open


City Hall and Ben Franklin Place Client Service Centres are now open(link is external) by appointment only.

If you do not have access to the internet, you can call 3-1-1 to book an appointment with a City of Ottawa agent or to find out more about the City’s reopening plan and COVID-related safety protocols.


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What the mask by-law means for residents, in seven simple steps.


A business re-opening in Ottawa


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