Region of Waterloo Public Health reported 27 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, as the number of people who have died of the novel coronavirus held steady at 222. Variants of concern have been detected at a Cambridge school, and a congregate setting in the region.
Region of Waterloo Public Health reported 30 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday while hospitalizations and active cases dropped.
Gabriella Kalapos, executive director of Clean Air Partnership, says the city's new bylaw can be an effective tool to get people to turn off their engines while they sit and wait by simply educating them about how their actions affect the environment.
Students at select schools in Waterloo region will be eligible for asymptomatic COVID-19 testing. Region of Waterloo Public Helath worked with the public and Catholic boards to highlight schools for priority testing.