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Toronto considers painting ‘social distancing circles’ after weekend park fiasco

Circles are being used in San Francisco and New York City


May 26, 2020
By CBC News

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Social distancing circles painted at a San Francisco park help to keep visitors a healthy distance apart from one another. Jeff Chiu/Associated Press

The lack of physical distancing last weekend at Toronto’s Trinity Bellwoods Park has the city considering painting circles on the turf to guide visitors to where they can and can’t be. Social distancing circles are being used in San Francisco and New York City to ensure visitors comply with the need to maintain safe distances from other groups. The lack of physical distancing in the Toronto park created a major hoopla.

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