Organization says limits on the size of public gatherings and other measures aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19 would “interfere” with spectators’ enjoyment of the event.
Toronto-based carrier blamed the latest deferral on a recent surge in COVID-19 cases and ongoing travel restrictions aimed at curbing the spread of the virus.
With the city still in the grip of COVID-19, organizers of the popular annual event said they made the difficult decision to plan a virtual event again out of an abundance of caution.
Working overtime: Westin GM Ross Meredith takes on dual role as new boss at Delta Ottawa City Centre
Westin director of sales and marketing Shaddy Shibley will also take on the same duties at the Delta in a bid to save costs and drive new business.
It's a move some observers say could become increasingly common as hospitality property owners look to wring more value out of their investments during the pandemic.
The airline had already reduced the frequency of flights between Ottawa and the Nova Scotia city from once daily to twice weekly during the pandemic.
With winter approaching, many businesses are changing their service models
Airport says changes will speed up passenger flow and allow for more physical distancing while travellers and their carry-on items are being screened.
A new 10-week training program is aimed at helping Indigenous entrepreneurs bring their tourism business ideas to life.
Airline said extension of mandatory quarantine order for travellers entering or returning to Canada, continued border closures and the ongoing Atlantic Canada travel bubble, were “key factors” in its…