Yes, York Region was the latest piece of Ontario real estate to endure an economic slap in the face, joining Toronto, Ottawa, and Peel Region in Stage 2 lockdown mode.
Oh, and heads up, Halton Region: rumour has it that you area is about to get the Stage 2 treatment, too.
It’s a disgrace. With so many businesses barely hanging on, what is Ontario Premier Doug “For the People” Ford thinking?
Surely, millions of Ontarians are seething that their economic liberties are being curtailed for the sake of flattening the curve of the Wuhan virus. And one of those persons is York Regional Councillor/Deputy Mayor for Richmond Hill, Carmine Perrelli.
Check out our exclusive interview with the straight-talking Perrelli. He believes that Premier Ford is going in the wrong direction by crippling so many sectors of the economy in the process of dealing with the Wuhan virus.