Posted on Wednesday, November 25, 2020 09:42 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham has made the purchase of garbage bag tags available online through durham.ca, to residents living in Ajax, Brock, Clarington, Pickering, Scugog and Uxbridge. Residents living in Whitby and Oshawa can purchase garbage tags online through their local municipal websites.
This is the Region’s first e-commerce payment option, meaning that it can be completed directly through durham.ca with a credit card or credit-enabled debit card—without the need...
Posted on Monday, November 23, 2020 10:18 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is energized to lead the way on environmental initiatives with the Beaverton Supportive Housing Project.
This new development will have superior energy performance and a reduced carbon footprint, aligning with the Region’s commitment to protecting the environment through leadership in sustainability and addressing climate change.
The Beaverton Supportive Housing Project is a three-storey residential building with accommodations for up to 50 residents...
Posted on Sunday, November 22, 2020 09:19 AM
Whitby, Ontario – Every person deserves a roof over their head. In honour of National Housing Day on November 22, The Regional Municipality of Durham remains committed to the health and safety of unsheltered residents, and reaffirms its commitment to improve access to –and retention of–housing to help end chronic homelessness in Durham Region.
As winter quickly approaches, Durham Region is prepared with a Cold Weather Response Protocol. This protocol is put into action when temperatures are expected...
Posted on Friday, November 20, 2020 04:48 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer:
“As cases continue to rise across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area, Durham Region was notified that the Province of Ontario is taking additional steps to help prevent the spread in Durham Region.
Effective Monday, November 23, the Region will move into the Red-Control category of the provincial framework.
This means broader-scale measures and restrictions across multiple...
Posted on Thursday, November 19, 2020 10:43 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of lane restrictions on Simcoe Street North (Regional Road 2) in the City of Oshawa.
When: November 23 until December 18. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: Simcoe Street North, 200 metres south of Beatrice Street, in Oshawa.
Why: Construction of watermains and sanitary sewer mains.
Note: The Region realizes that the construction work will be disruptive and will make every effort...