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Outbreak declared at SCHC building in Barrie


Midhurst/ April 22, 2021 The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (Health Unit) has confirmed an outbreak of COVID-19 in one of our Simcoe County Housing Corporation (SCHC) apartment buildings. As these are private dwellings, details on the cases are not being shared as per public health protocols.

The County continues to keep tenants and stakeholders updated on the last information from the Health Unit. For details visit smdhu.org.

County of Simcoe is composed of sixteen member municipalities and provides crucial public services to County residents in addition to providing paramedic and social services to the separated cities of Barrie and Orillia. Visit our website at simcoe.ca.

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Andrea Walasek
Public Relations Consultant
County of Simcoe, Service Simcoe Branch​
249-535-3511 (mobile)

Collin Matanowitsch
Public Relations Manager
County of Simcoe, Service Simcoe Branch
705-734-8386 (mobile)