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York Region Chairman and CEO offers condolences following second COVID-19 related death in York Region

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“The Regional Municipality of York has been notified of a death related to COVID-19. The individual, a female in her 80s, is the Region’s second COVID-19-related death. The City of Vaughan resident passed away on Thursday, March 26, 2020.

York Region extends sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of the individual.

Now more than ever it is critical for residents to follow the advice of public health professionals. Stay home as much as possible, maintain physical and social distance and practice good hand hygiene. Everyone has a responsibility to stop the spread of COVID-19. If we all do our part we will get through this.”

Wayne Emmerson
York Region Chairman and CEO

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