2021-09-08 BC

Mitigation Measures

The province is ending the rent freeze. Increases will be capped at 1.5%, and can’t take place before 1 Jan 2022.

This article says that UVic has started classes, and that students have to either be vaxxed or get tested regularly.


This article says that the province sent a letter to all the doctors urging them to see more patients in person. The president of Doctors of B.C. says that it’s only a very small minority who have not seen any patients, and that’s who the letter is really for.


+814 cases, +0 deaths, +5,441 first doses, +6,244 second doses.

Currently 261 in hospital / 129 in ICU, 5550 active cases, 163,793 recovered.

first dosessecond doses
of adults85.8%78.6%
of over-12s85.2%77.7%
of all BCers77.5%70.7%


From this tweet: