Public Service Announcements
Durham Regional Council adopts new Regional Official Plan
Posted on Friday, May 26, 2023 03:14 PM
Whitby, ON – Durham Regional Council adopted the Regional Municipality of Durham’s new Regional Official Plan (ROP), as amended, on Wednesday, May 17. The new ROP is the culmination of work completed through Envision Durham, the Municipal Comprehensive Review of Durham’s existing ROP.
The adopted ROP provides policies and strategic directions that guide future growth, infrastructure and service delivery, land use planning and development related matters to ensure an improved quality of life – to...
Celebrate Bike Month in Durham Region
Posted on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 10:43 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Region of Durham, in partnership with area municipalities and community partners, invites residents to celebrate Bike Month by taking part in a series of fun and educational cycling activities throughout the region. From June 1 to 30, residents are encouraged to explore Durham’s unique landscapes and scenic trails while practising safe cycling.
Where: Visit durham.ca/BikeMonth to register for a series of local activities including the Bike Month Pledge, Region-wide Cycling...
Upcoming closure on Lake Ridge Road
Posted on Wednesday, May 17, 2023 08:49 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham, in co-operation with the City of Pickering, Town of Whitby, and townships of Scugog and Uxbridge, is rehabilitating Lake Ridge Road (Regional Road 23). As part of the construction, portions of Lake Ridge Road will be closed temporarily.
When: May 23 to 24. Road reconstruction work is ongoing on Lake Ridge Road until September 2023.
Where: Lake Ridge Road (Regional Road 23) from north of Concession Road 9/Myrtle Road to south of Townline Road in...
Road closure on Pickering Beach Road in the Town of Ajax
Posted on Tuesday, May 16, 2023 09:54 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of a road closure on Pickering Beach Road in the Town of Ajax.
When: The closure is fromMay 23 until July. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: Pickering Beach Road (with residential access points), from Foord Road to Pickering Beach Road, in the Town of Ajax.
Why: The closure is required for the construction of a new watermain on Pickering Beach Road in Ajax.
Note: Detour signs will be in...
Lane restrictions on Lake Ridge Road and Goodwood Road in the Township of Scugog
Posted on Tuesday, May 16, 2023 08:17 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of lane restrictions on Lake Ridge Road and Goodwood Road in the Township of Scugog.
When: May 19 to June 9, 2023. Unfavourable weather conditions may impact the work schedule.
Where: Lane restrictions will be in place daily on Lake Ridge Road (Regional Road 23), from 2.3 kilometres south of Goodwood Road to Goodwood Road; and on Goodwood Road (Regional Road 21), from 278 metres east of Lake Ridge Road to west of Marsh Hill...