Visitors are being asked to respect and follow rules and restrictions at Grand River Parks after area closures were not respected and they didn't practice appropriate physical distancing measures.
Wear a cloth mask during the protest if you plan on attending and wear ear plugs or nose protectors. Also, after the protest you should remove your clothes and wash them immediately, along with disinfecting any materials you carried.
Oxford County now has just one case of COVID-19 after Southwestern Public Health reported one recovery in Woodstock today. Meanwhile, Elgin and St.Thomas have two cases in total.
By extending these orders, it will allow the employers of frontline care providers to be given the flexibility to respond to COVID-19. It will also protect those who are vulnerable, and the public, as Ontario reopens slowly and safely.
Today's numbers brings the total to 30,202 after 68 cases were impacted due to a laboratory-to-public health reporting delay. There were also 35 deaths reported and 23,947 resolved cases.
The Woodstock Fair was expected to take place between August 27th and 30th this year, however the Woodstock Agriculture Society Board of Directors cancelled the event this week due to the pandemic.
United Way Oxford's Virtual Day of Caring saw people from all over the County participate in a number of ways performing good deeds, volunteering and donating food items.
"I believe the members of the Woodstock Police Service do an excellent job protecting and engaging with our community. But I also recognize we are not perfect. We can do better and my commitment to you is that we will do better."
They will not have any visitors in Woodstock this year for Canada's Outdoor Farm Show as the event moves online with a virtual format.
Dr. Lock says they are hoping to declare the outbreak at Secord Trails over next week. She also talks about patio season, regional reopening and urges caution to anyone travelling or protesting.
The Province of Ontario is going to share more details about stage 2 of reopening the Province early next week including a plan to reopen child care centres.