News Release
March 2, 2021

Based on Environment and Climate Change Canada’s forecast, the Office of Emergency Management, in consultation with the Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extreme Cold Weather Alert as of noon today.

The warming centre at Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Dr., will close at noon.

Out of an abundance of caution, due to colder nighttime temperatures and forecasted wind chill values, the warming centres at the following locations will remain open:

  • 5800 Yonge St.
  • Exhibition Place, Better Living Centre, 195 Princes’ Blvd.

The warming centre at 129 Peter St. remains closed.

Find out about services for those experiencing homelessness and under-housed individuals at

More information and tips for staying warm during cold weather are available online.

Information to help residents prepare for extreme weather and weatherproof their homes is available at

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