Posted on Monday, December 20, 2021 01:37 PM
Whitby, Ontario –The Regional Municipalities of Durham and York have submitted an Environmental Screening Report to the Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks. In response to population growth, the report requests an amendment to the Environmental Compliance Approval (ECA) for the Durham York Energy Centre (DYEC) to process an additional 20,000 tonnes of garbage, for an annual total of 160,000 tonnes of garbage. The ECA for the DYEC currently allows the facility to process up...
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 10:45 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is holding a virtual Public Information Centre (PIC) to provide an update on the amendment to the Newcastle Water Pollution Control Plant (WPCP) Class Environmental Assessment (EA). Public consultation is required on the proposed solutions to provide additional sanitary sewage treatment plant capacity at the Newcastle WPCP.
When: January 11 to February 11.
Where: The virtual PIC is available online at durham.ca/NewcastleWPCP.
Why: Public consultation...
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 08:45 AM
Whitby, Ontario – Seniors in Durham Region are invited to attend an upcoming free workshop about falls prevention. Learn how to reduce your risks of falling, so you can remain independent and healthy longer.
When: Monday, January 17 from 2 to 3 p.m.
Where: This is a virtual event. Register online at durham.ca/LearningSeries.
Who: This session, led by Community Care Durham (CCD), will start with an informational session about falls, risk and prevention. Following this, participants...
Posted on Friday, January 07, 2022 10:53 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of lane restrictions on Taunton Road East (Regional Road 4) in the Town of Whitby.
When: January 11 to January 21. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: Taunton Road East from Brock Street North to McKinney Drive in the Town of Whitby.
Why: To safely investigate for water services to support new development.
Note: The Region realizes that the work may be disruptive and will make every effort...
Posted on Friday, January 07, 2022 09:26 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of updated traffic signal timing at two intersections on Stevenson Road (Regional Road 53) in the City of Oshawa.
When: As of January 12, the new signal timing will be implemented. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: At the intersections of Stevenson Road and King Street, and Stevenson Road and Bond Street.
Why: The traffic signals on Stevenson Road are changing from having the northbound...