Item - 2021.MM28.10

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on February 2, 2021 without amendments.

MM28.10 - Ensuring Mask Wearing in Multi-Residential Buildings to Limit COVID-19 Transmission - by Councillor Josh Matlow, seconded by Councillor Joe Cressy

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on February 2, 3 and 5, 2021, adopted the following:


1.  City Council request the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, in consultation with the Medical Officer of Health, to develop a strategy to ensure individuals adhere to mask-wearing policies in congregate settings in multi-residential buildings, potentially including new education and enforcement measures.

Background Information (City Council)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM28.10 be referred to the Board of Health. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)
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