Ottawa Now – ‘If we seeing this kind of social gathering continues to drive numbers up…that’s something we need to talk to the province about’: Ottawa’s top doctor urging caution in social settings after recent COVID numbers in Ottawa


Ontario Premier Doug Ford says local Medical Officers of Health have the authority to roll back social gathering limits, which currently stand as 50 people inside and 100 people in outdoor conditions. Ford suggested he won’t be taking that route unless he is instructed to do so by the Chief Medical Officer of Health. Is this something that Ottawa’s top doctor would consider right now? Dr. Vera Etches joins Kristy Cameron on Ottawa Now. See for privacy information.