Posted on Tuesday, September 06, 2022 02:22 PM
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, a portion of Lake Ridge Road will be closed temporarily.
When: The closure will be from September 9 at approximately 7 p.m. to September 12 at approximately 6 a.m. Road reconstruction work is ongoing on Lake Ridge Road until September 2023.
Where: The closure is on...
Posted on Tuesday, September 06, 2022 11:46 AM
With Durham Region students back to school, road users must remember to keep safety top of mind in school zones.
Drivers need to slow down, stay focused, and watch for cyclists and pedestrians; and pedestrians must ensure they always cross the road at a designated crossing or signalized intersection. With more people walking, cyclists and drivers should give themselves extra time to get to their destination and ride with care to protect the safety of children.
Through the Durham Vision Zero strategic...
Posted on Tuesday, September 06, 2022 08:21 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of lane restrictions on Thickson Road (Regional Road 26) in the Town of Whitby.
When: September 6 to October 21. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: Thickson Road, from 250 metres south of Glengowan Street to 325 metres north of Glengowan Street, in the Town of Whitby.
Why: For road resurfacing.
Note: The Region realizes that the construction work will be disruptive and will make every...
Posted on Friday, September 02, 2022 12:51 PM
Whitby, Ontario – Durham Region Health Department has received notification of more adult mosquitoes that have tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV) with positive mosquitoes reported from three trap sites.
Confirmation of the latest positive mosquitoes was received on September 2. The mosquitoes were collected from three Health Department trap sites; one located in Oshawa, which was the location of a positive batch of mosquitoes previously reported on July 21 and the others were in Clarington...
Posted on Friday, September 02, 2022 11:28 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The eleventh annual Business Count is underway and The Region of Durham is encouraging all local businesses including home-based businesses, non-profit organizations and farms to participate by completing the Business Count survey by October 21.
The Business Count is a Regional project that aims to collect employment statistics and promote economic development initiatives. The project gathers data about local businesses, including the type and nature of the business, the number...