COVID-19: Alberta proceeds with first stage of reopening plan – May 13, 2020

COVID-19: Alberta proceeds with first stage of reopening plan – May 13, 2020



In Edmonton, Jason Kenney, the premier of Alberta, announces that on May 14, 2020, his province will proceed with the first stage of its plan to ease public-health restrictions that are in place due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. In Calgary and Brooks, where cases of COVID-19 are more prevalent, the easing of restrictions will take place over a longer timeframe. The premier is accompanied at the announcement by Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health.