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Shift to working at home might spur big changes to public space and services: report

https://www.thestar.com/business/2020/05/28/shift-to-working-at-home-might-spur-big-changes-to-public-space-and-services-report.html

“In February, about 12 per cent of Canadians were working from home. By April, the number had jumped to 40 per cent, with the public and non-profit sectors showing a greater take-up than private industry.

Ontario is the biggest provincial adopter of home-based work with 38 per cent of businesses reporting more than half of their employees are working remotely, according to a new study from the Urban Analytics Institute of the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University.”