Posted on Friday, March 29, 2019 11:30 AM
Program provides supports and services for vulnerable populations
Whitby, Ontario - Members of Durham Regional Council have endorsed the adoption of the Primary Care Outreach Pilot initiative as a permanent program administered by Region of Durham Paramedic Services, following approval of the 2019 Regional Business Plans and Budgets on March 27. This pilot, a partnership between the Region’s Health and Social Services Departments, began operating on June 13, 2018 in the Oshawa area to provide outreach...
Posted on Friday, March 29, 2019 09:15 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham’s Planning and Economic Development Department conducted its seventh Business Count as part of an annual Regional project that gathers employment statistics and promotes local economic development initiatives. The project team visits local businesses and gathers data about business operations, including the type and nature of the business, the number of employees, plans for growth, floor space and location.
From May to August 2018, the Region’s...
Posted on Thursday, March 28, 2019 09:30 AM
Whitby, Ontario – Durham Regional Council has approved the 2019 Regional Business Plans and Budgets for property-tax-supported purposes.
The 2019 Business Plans and Budgets, totalling approximately $1.23 billion, focus on increasing front-line services in the community. They will also continue to provide for essential services and investment in needed capital infrastructure for the Region’s approximately 685,500 residents.
“Durham Region is growing, and this budget reflects council’s focus on enhancing...
Posted on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 02:30 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department advises residents that leaf and yard waste collection is starting back up in the townships of Brock, Scugog and Uxbridge, the City of Pickering, the Town of Ajax and the Municipality of Clarington.
When: Leaf and yard waste collection will resume on regular waste collection days starting on the following weeks:
- Townships of Brock, Uxbridge and Scugog – week of April 1
- City of Pickering – week of April 1
- Town of Ajax – week of...
Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2019 04:00 AM
Want to check your route for major traffic issues before hitting the road? Durham Region’s Traffic Watch map is a live, interactive tool that shows issues that may affect your travel throughout Durham Region.
Traffic Watch is a useful tool for residents who are looking to find better routes around Durham by avoiding traffic disruptions. Images from traffic cameras are updated every minute, giving users an almost real-time view of traffic flow.
Traffic Watch merges information from the Region,...