Report Indicates That Doug Ford Is Considering A Curfew From 8 p.m. To 5 a.m.
It would be similar to the one currently in place in Quebec.
Premier Doug Ford might be following the lead of Quebec Premier François Legault and announcing anlater this week.
According to an article from Global News, Doug Ford and the Ontario government are considering implementing a curfew from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., similar to the one .
I always say everything is on the table.
Doug Ford, Premier of Ontario
The Global News article suggests there would be some exceptions for essential workers and others.
Doug Ford has beenfor a few days now, but he said it depended on what numbers looked like over the coming weeks.
"The modelling is a wake-up call," Ford said. "When you see the modelling, you'll fall off your chair."
is in place each night until February 8 from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., and breaking curfew could lead to fines of up to $6,000.
Whether a curfew is enforced or not, Ontario's numbers are continuing to rise, with a record number of single-day COVID-19 cases — 3,945 — being reported today, according to CP24.