Portion of Park Road South in Oshawa to be closed on October 13
Posted on Wednesday, October 03, 2018 02:15 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department would like to advise residents that Park Road South (Regional Road 54) will be closed between Bloor Street West (Regional Road 22) and Cromwell Avenue on October 13.
When: October 13 from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: Park Road South, from Bloor Street West to Cromwell Avenue in the City of Oshawa.
Why: To safely pave the Park Road and Bloor Street intersection.
Residents reminded to cast a vote for Regional Chair position
Posted on Tuesday, October 02, 2018 11:15 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham would like to remind eligible voters that the Office of Regional Chair will be a position on the ballots during the 2018 municipal elections.
When: The 2018 municipal elections will take place on October 22, 2018. Please contact your local municipality directly (Ajax, Brock, Clarington, Oshawa, Pickering, Scugog, Uxbridge and Whitby) to learn more about voting methods, dates and locations.
Where: Depending on the municipality, votes may...
Blue box recycling collection schedule changes due to Thanksgiving
Posted on Tuesday, October 02, 2018 09:45 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department would like to remind residents of changes to scheduled curbside blue box collection due to the Thanksgiving holiday.
When: October 8 to 13.
Where: Residents in the City of Oshawa and the Town of Whitby only, will temporarily have their blue box collection moved to the next day. Garbage and green bin collection for Oshawa and Whitby residents is the responsibility of the individual municipalities, not the Region of Durham. These...
Gamebridge Bridge in Brock/Ramara to be closed until next summer
Posted on Tuesday, October 02, 2018 04:15 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham Works Department, in partnership with the County of Simcoe, will be replacing the Gamebridge Bridge over the Talbot River.
When: The bridge will be closed on Tuesday, October 9 until the end of summer 2019. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: The Gamebridge Bridge over the Talbot River on Regional Road 51/Ramara Road 51 in Brock Township and Ramara.
Why: To replace the Gamebridge Bridge and related road construction.
Durham Region celebrates Waste Reduction Week
Posted on Monday, October 01, 2018 11:45 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is recognizing Waste Reduction Week from October 15 to 21, with an official proclamation on behalf of Regional Council.
“While Durham Region residents are already practicing waste reduction through curbside waste collection, the best way to reduce waste is for residents to limit the amount they generate to begin with” said Susan Siopis, Commissioner of Works for The Regional Municipality of Durham. “That’s why we’re joining municipalities across...