Posted on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 10:59 AM
Whitby, Ontario - Durham Region Health Department is launching a new video to help highlight that information about KI tablets on preparetobesafe.ca is available in 10 languages. The languages were identified as the most common languages among Durham residents which includes Arabic, Chinese, English, Farsi, French, Hindi, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil and Urdu. The video is available on the Health Department’s YouTube channel at https://youtu.be/0l5oizM5s6Q.
“This video was created in partnership...
Posted on Monday, September 21, 2020 03:21 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham, Durham Regional Police Service, Durham College, Ontario Tech University and Trent University Durham GTA have partnered to launch CityStudio Durham, an experiential education and civic engagement model that is developing tomorrow’s leaders by bringing municipal government to the classroom.
Through CityStudio Durham, local post-secondary students will apply their skills, creativity, and entrepreneurial spirit to real-world community...
Posted on Saturday, September 19, 2020 11:52 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer:
“There has been a steady increase in COVID-19 cases over the past couple of weeks in Ontario. This is cause for concern, and something that should not be taken lightly as we head into the colder months and flu season.
Today, the provincial government announced that informal gathering limits will be reduced to 10 people indoors and 25 people outdoors throughout Ontario for...
Posted on Friday, September 18, 2020 12:54 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer for The Regional Municipality of Durham:
“Last month, Durham Region participated in the first ever virtual Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) Conference, from August 17 to 19.
It was an important opportunity to connect with other municipal and provincial leaders on Durham Region’s top priorities such as COVID-19 recovery, supportive housing, the GO Lakeshore East...
Posted on Friday, September 18, 2020 12:05 PM
Oshawa, Ontario, September 18, 2020—The safety and well-being of Canadians are top priorities of the governments of Canada and Ontario. But the COVID-19 pandemic has affected more than Canadians’ personal health; it is also having a profound impact on the economy.
That is why governments have been taking decisive action to support families, businesses and communities, and continue to look ahead to see what more can be done.
Ontarians need help getting safely to work and home, getting out to appointments,...