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COVID19-Montréal closes playgrounds and playground equipment in all boroughs

22 mars 2020

Montréal, le 22 mars 2020 -As part of the COVID-19 outbreak and following the decision of the government of Québec to prohibit all indoor and outdoor gatherings, Montréal announces that it has closed all playgrounds in all parks in all boroughs. This closing is effective immediately and remains in effect indefinitely.

The city is assessing the situation as it evolves and is ready to intervene should the coronavirus outbreak spread. The city is following all recommendations issued by the Direction régionale de santé publique in all of its actions.

The city would like to remind you that preventing infections is everyone's responsibility. Montrealers are asked to follow all public health recommendations issued by the Direction régionale de santé publique.

More details about measures implemented by the city around the COVID-19 outbreak are available here: https://montreal.ca/en/articles/coronavirus-covid-19

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