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A pedestrian walks past the Bank of Canada in Ottawa on Tuesday, December 15, 2020 (Sean Kilpatrick / THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Good Morning, Here is the latest news on COVID-19 and its impact on Ottawa

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Renfrew County is moving into the “Yellow Protection Zone” today, imposing new restrictions on bars, restaurants, fitness facilities and personal care facilities

The Ontario government is moving Renfrew County and District Health Unit from prevent green to yellow

due to rising COVID-19 levels in the community

The Renfrew County and District Health Unit reported that there were 36 cases of COVID-19 in the area between February 15 and 28, and another 13 cases in the first five days of March

Last call for alcohol will be at 11 p.m. in bars and restaurants, and facilities must be closed from 12 p.m. to 5 a.m. A maximum of six people can sit together at one table

The personal care settings must now record the contact information of all users. Oxygen bars, steam rooms and saunas remain closed

Ottawa Public Health reported 56 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, the same day Ontario had its highest number of new cases in more than three weeks

Since the first case of COVID-19 on Nov. March 2020 there was 15110 laboratory confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 442 deaths

Public Health Ontario reported on Sunday Jan.299 new COVID-19 cases across Ontario that’s the highest number of new infections since February 13

Ottawa Bylaw officials counted 113 last year000 fewer parking tickets issued to drivers in Ottawa as the city eased parking restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Statistics for CTVNewsOttawaCa shows that in 2020 there were 249721 tickets were issued for parking violations, up from 362753 tickets in 2019

In March, the city suspended enforcement of the parking offense beyond the time limits set at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.The move was intended to encourage people to work from home and limit the spread of COVID-19

The Ottawa Hospital COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic on the Civic campus reported about three hours longer than usual on Sunday

It was the second weekend in a row with long queues and delays at the COVID-19 vaccination clinic

On Feb. 27, the hospital said a “minor booking problem” meant that the lineup was longer than usual

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World News – CA – COVID-19 in Ottawa: Fast Facts for March 8 March 2021