Posted on Friday, April 05, 2019 10:00 AM
Whitby, Ontario – More than 1,100 Grade 3 students from across Durham Region attended Durham Farm Connections, an educational program that meets Ontario curriculum requirements and allows students to be a farmer for a day.
The three-day event, held April 2 to 4 at Luther Vipond Memorial Arena in Brooklin, included live animal displays and hands-on demonstrations by local farmers. This included dairy, beef, poultry, sheep, maple syrup, vegetables, apples and crop stations. A Durham Region farmer...
Posted on Thursday, April 04, 2019 07:15 AM
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Posted on Tuesday, April 02, 2019 02:15 AM
Whitby, Ontario – Durham residents and businesses are advised that the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing is hosting a public meeting, at Regional Headquarters, related to the provincial Regional Government Review.
When: Monday, April 29, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Council Chambers, The Regional Municipality of Durham, 605 Rossland Road East, Whitby.
Why: During this meeting, the province’s two special advisors will hear five- to 10-minute presentations from organizations and residents about...
Overnight closures of Celina Street in downtown Oshawa this week as part of Athol Street construction
Posted on Tuesday, April 02, 2019 02:00 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham would like to advise residents of additional traffic restrictions as part of the Athol Street construction project to install new watermains and sewers.
When and where: Celina Street, between King Street and Athol Street, will be closed nightly from Tuesday, April 2 to Friday, April 5 between the hours of 7 p.m. and 6 a.m.
Athol Street, between Centre Street South and Mary Street in the City of Oshawa, continues to operate one-way for eastbound...
Posted on Monday, April 01, 2019 10:45 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is taking steps to eliminate single use plastics at Regional Headquarters (HQ).
Bottled water (with the exception of carbonated water) will no longer be sold at Regional Headquarters. Visitors to HQ are encouraged to bring their own refillable water bottles that can be filled at one of two filling stations located on the first floor of Regional HQ – one of which is conveniently located in the cafeteria.
Take out containers from the deli area and...