Posted on Monday, October 18, 2021 09:25 AM
Whitby, Ontario – Residents are invited to learn more about the Region’s Business Plans and Budgets, gain an increased understanding of the Region’s programs and services and share input on key priority areas during a virtual Budget Town Hall.
When: Wednesday, October 20 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: The town hall will be streamed online on the Region’s website. Residents who would like to listen in to the live event or ask questions via phone can pre-register for the event by emailing email@example.com with...
Posted on Thursday, October 14, 2021 03:52 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is celebrating the 20th anniversary of Waste Reduction Week (WRW) in Canada from October 18 to 24. Each day during the week will have a different theme focused on the efforts of the Region and its residents to reduce waste through daily actions.
The program will highlight the principles of a circular economy, resource efficiency and waste reduction. The primary goal of the week is to celebrate environmental efforts and achievements while encouraging...
Posted on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 11:07 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is reminding residents to place their used or unwanted household batteries out for recycling on their collection day, during the week of November 8.
When: Fall battery collection occurs the week of November 8 on blue box collection days.
Where: Households across Durham Region who currently receive curbside collection services.
Why: Batteries are not garbage – up to 92 per cent of battery components are recyclable and recoverable. By taking part...
Posted on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 02:34 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of a full intersection closure of Bloor Street East and Wilson Road South in the City of Oshawa.
When: October 21 to October 25. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: Bloor Street East (Regional Road 22) and Wilson Road South (Regional Road 35) in Oshawa.
Why: As part of the ongoing construction of the new feedermain on Bloor Street (Regional Road 22), this closure is necessary to complete...
Posted on Thursday, October 07, 2021 11:07 AM
Whitby, Ontario – Parents seeking tips and strategies to manage challenging behaviours in children (ages two to 12 years) are invited to attend free virtual workshops hosted by Durham Behaviour Management Services. Upcoming topics include how to prevent and respond to challenging behaviour, what to do if your child is not listening to you, and strategies to achieve your desired behavioural outcomes.
- Zero to Sixty – October 13, 20 and 27 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m: this three-part workshop...