Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2022 02:06 PM
Whitby, Ontario – On October 24, the Regional Chair/Chief Executive Officer (CEO) will be elected by eligible voters in the Regional Municipality of Durham. Residents are advised that the Regional Municipality of Durham Headquarters will be open on election night to view the unofficial results related to the Office of the Regional Chair/CEO. The same information will be provided on the Region’s website at durham.ca/Elections.
When: On October 24, the Lower-Level Boardroom (LL-C) is scheduled...
Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2022 09:42 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 7.
When: Fall battery collection occurs the week of November 7 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 18, 2022 10:47 AM
Speed is a contributing factor in approximately one-third of fatal collisions. Reducing speed is the best way to reduce both the frequency and severity of collisions in our community.
To help reduce speeds, Durham Region has Automated Speed Enforcement (ASE) cameras in some school zones and designated Community Safety Zones on Regional Roads.
ASE helps improve road user safety by increasing speed compliance, altering driver behaviour and increasing public awareness about the critical need to slow...
Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2022 08:18 AM
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:
“Today, I’m proud to celebrate Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day in Durham Region.
This day recognizes the amazing work and dedication that child care professionals demonstrate, and the positive difference they make in our communities each and every day.
Child care professionals play an important role in...
Posted on Monday, October 17, 2022 10:01 AM
Whitby, Ontario – Durham Region’s Employment Resource Centre will be hosting a Post-Secondary Education Fair, featuring representatives from Centennial College, Durham College and Fleming College.
This is an opportunity to discover program options, financial supports and ask questions. All Durham Region residents are welcome to attend.
When: Friday, October 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Durham Region Employment Resource Centre in Midtown Mall (200 John Street West – Upper Level, Oshawa).