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Parks provide fresh air escape from COVID-19 isolation

Taking a breath during a time of sickness

March 18, 2020
By The Globe & Mail


Parks have been referred to as the “lungs of the city,” and are the ideal places to temporarily escape from the prison walls of home during the current COVID-19 pandemic. As long as social distancing continues to be practised, the chances of spreading the virus in a wide-open outdoor environment are minimal.