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STATEMENT ON LCBO EMPLOYEE TESTING POSITIVE FOR COVID-19

Friday, September 4, 2020 – Toronto – The LCBO was notified this afternoon (September 4, 2020) that an employee at LCBO Store #242 in Scarborough (510 Brimley Road) has tested positive for COVID-19. Their last shift worked in-store was Wednesday, September 2, 2020. The employee is home resting and we wish them well.

As a precautionary measure, this location is closed and will undergo a deep cleaning. The store is expected to reopen on Saturday, September 5, 2020, subject to staff availability. Although no close contacts have been identified, employees will continue to self-monitor for symptoms. Public Health has not provided any directions or recommendations with respect to this location. This general notice is being provided out of transparency.

The LCBO has several measures to keep employees and customers safe, including regular cleaning and sanitization and in-store measures that promote physical distancing. 

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