Sumary of COVID-19: Momentum growing for U.S.-Canada border to reopen:
- A growing chorus of political leaders on both sides of the border are calling on the Canadian and American governments to reopen the border for vaccinated travellers..
- The federal government announced this week it is looking to ease quarantine travel requirements for fully vaccinated Canadians and permanent residents by early July..
- Liberal MP Wayne Easter says fully vaccinated Americans who own property in Canada should be able to visit their homes this summer..
- border reopening following easing of COVID-19 travel restrictions Easter admitted it may be tough to convince Canadians it safe to reopen the border, after so much fear mongering by the government..
- Since COVID-19, the border sits mainly empty, With 70 per cent of Canadians having received a first vaccination against COVID-19, many in this close-knit community want the border reopened….