According to the government solicitation notice, the hotels that would provide immediate accommodation must be within 10 kilometres of the airports in Toronto and Montreal. Bidders must be willing to set aside at least 50 rooms per night from Dec. 21 to Feb. 29. Each room will be expected to house up to four people, including children.
Hotels will also be expected to provide up to three meals a day.
“Note that it would be beneficial to Canada, for the contractor to have halal meal options available for refugees,” according to the document.
It states the government will reimburse up to $15 per person for breakfast, $16 for lunch and $30 for dinner.
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December 16, 2015 by unclemeat