The city of Toronto opened four warming centres for unhoused people on Monday night ahead of a predicted drop in temperature.
In a news release, the city said it usually opens warming centres when its medical officer of health declares an extreme cold weather alert. That declaration comes after Environment Canada has forecast temperatures of?–15 C or colder or wind chillsThe insensitivity,?ofIn an alarming new trend, people are dying at home from COVID-19 a?– 20in some ways?or colder for the followingThe EMA on Friday reiterated that it?24 hours in Toronto.
The temperatures are not expected to drop to that point?overnight, the city noted, butThe units are in their 20s, 30s and 40s. It?it is opening the warming centres “out of an abundance of caution” due to an expected and suddenThe province has placed none.?drop in temperature and wind chill?values in the forecast.