What do Peterborough/Lindsay residents think about province’s response to COVID-19? Poll released Monday

Event Information

06/01/2020 @ 1:00 PM
Ontario

 

 

 

        

PETERBOROUGH, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Recently 590 residents from Peterborough, Lindsay and Kawartha Lakes were polled on the provincial government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Now with the spread of COVID-19 moving from health care settings like long-term care homes to community transmission, the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) will release the poll findings on Monday, June 1 at 1 p.m. on a media conference via ZOOM link:

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJErdu-qqD4iG9FV1H-lP-BhFgMnlW_z0EPJ

Polling questions focused on Ontario’s preparedness for the pandemic, long-term care homes’ specific measures, and COVID-19 testing. With infection rates among Ontario health care hovering over 17 per cent – among the highest in developed economies – questions on increasing standards to protect health care workers and support for manufacturing higher level personal protective equipment like N95 masks, were also posed.

Media are asked to please register in advance of tomorrow’s ZOOM 1 p.m. event. Following registration, media will be confirmed to join the media conference.

WHO: Michael Hurley, President Ontario Council of Hospital Unions (OCHU/CUPE) Candace Rennick, Secretary-Treasurer CUPE Ontario
WHAT: Release of poll of Peterborough/Lindsay/Kawartha Lakes residents’ thoughts on the Ontario government’s COVID-19 response.
WHERE: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJErdu-qqD4iG9FV1H-lP-BhFgMnlW_z0EPJ
WHEN: 1 p.m., Monday, June 1, 2020

 

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For more information please contact:

Stella Yeadon          CUPE Communications     416-559-9300       syeadon@cupe.ca