The global COVID-19 pandemic is having far-reaching effects in Toronto, including major impacts on the real estate and building industries. Many jobs and most events are currently suspended, postponed, or affected in other ways, though UrbanToronto is still operating at full strength with our team working remotely. As a means to keep the public in the loop about the shutdowns, we'll be sharing information and status updates from around the industry on a regular basis.

In today's report: City of Toronto immunization clinics opening 90,000 new vaccine appointments, City of Toronto announces ActiveTO this weekend, portion of Bayview Avenue to be fully opened for people and bikes, and more news from the COVID-19 front.

Downtown Toronto, image by Forum contributor urb@ndweller

Government notices and announcements: 

City of Toronto immunization clinics opening 90,000 new vaccine appointments

Team Toronto COVID-19 vaccination update

City of Toronto announces ActiveTO this weekend; portion of Bayview Avenue to be fully opened for people and bikes

Team Toronto vaccination partners now completing in-home second doses of COVID-19 vaccine for homebound residents

Mayor John Tory and Councillor Paula Fletcher help reopen Red Door Family Shelter

Team Toronto COVID-19 vaccination update  (June 17)

City of Toronto update on COVID-19 (June 16)

The City of Toronto and Community Partners support accelerated second doses for eligible residents without OHIP cards

The City of Toronto announces new supportive homes for approximately 24 people at 292-296 Parliament St.

The City of Toronto continues to take significant action to assist and protect people experiencing homelessness and ensure the safety of the City’s shelter system

Virtual Press Conference: Mississauga’s COVID-19 Update for June 17, 2021

Council Approves Amendments to Face Mask By-Law and Extension to September 30

Accelerated Second Dose Eligibility Continues Ahead of Schedule

Private sector/other notices and announcements:

Canadian Housing Market Sees Sales Volumes Finally Cooling

Teranet Inc. Joins with Stratus Data Systems to Launch a Revolutionary New Front-End Multi-List Platform to TRREB and Partner Board Members

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Everyone from construction workers to brokers to real estate executives is encouraged to share tips on what work and events have stopped, what is proceeding, and how their businesses are being affected by the various shutdowns.