He also says that people will have to keep adjusting routines as the country moves into summer.
Coronavirus outbreak: Thousands gather in Toronto park
He says any reopening of public spaces and restoration of economic activity will have to happen gradually and carefully.
His comments come in the wake of images out of Toronto over the weekend where residents packed a popular park, seemingly leaving little space to physically distance.
Trudeau says each community will tailor restrictions to local circumstances, meaning rules may be different depending on where one lives.
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