COVID-19: Quebec Raises Montreal, Quebec City to Highest Alert Level

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COVID-19: Quebec Raises Montreal, Quebec City to Highest Alert Level

In Montreal, Quebec Premier François Legault announces that the state of COVID-19 alert for Montreal and Quebec City will be raised from orange (moderate alert status) to red (maximum alert) on October 1, amid recent spikes in cases for the province’s two largest cities. The region of Chaudière-Appalaches will also move to the red level. The premier is joined by Christian Dubé, Quebec’s minister of health and social services, and Dr. Horacio Arruda, the province’s director of public health. (September 28, 2020) (no interpretation)