Posted on Monday, May 03, 2021 04:34 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham has become aware of misconceptions in the community about the planned Mixed Waste Pre-sort and Anaerobic Digestion (AD) Facility. Durham’s population continues to grow and is expected to reach more than one million people in the next decade. Even with our successful diversion programs, more residents in Durham means more organic waste, recyclables, and garbage to manage.
To plan for this growth, the Region will build a Mixed Waste Pre-sort...
Posted on Monday, May 03, 2021 04:17 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of road rehabilitation on Lake Ridge Road (Regional Road 23) in the Township of Uxbridge.
When: Ongoing to June 25. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: Lake Ridge Road, from 43 metres north of Reach Street (Regional Road 8) to 45 metres south of Regional Highway 47, in Uxbridge.
Why: To safely complete road rehabilitation.
Note: The Region realizes that the construction work will be disruptive...
Posted on Monday, May 03, 2021 09:47 AM
Expanded eligibility also includes residents 50+ and individuals who cannot work from home - Group 1
Whitby, Ontario, May 3, 2021 – Effective May 3, Durham Region residents 18 and older who live in identified Ajax and Pickering hot spot postal codes, L1S, L1T, L1V, L1X and L1Z, will be eligible to book appointments for COVID-19 vaccine at mass immunization clinics located in Ajax (Audley Recreation Centre), Pickering (Chestnut Hill Developments Complex Arena) and Whitby (McKinney Centre). The...
Posted on Friday, April 30, 2021 10:48 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of westbound lane restrictions on Taunton Road East (Regional Road 4) in the Town of Whitby.
When: May 10 to May 31. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: Taunton Road East from Brock Street North (Highway 12) to McKinney Drive in Whitby.
Why: To safely install a watermain to support new development.
Posted on Friday, April 30, 2021 09:17 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Durham Environmental Advisory Committee (DEAC) has developed a new Resident’s Guide to Climate Resiliency with practical information on what we can do to build climate resiliency into our day-to-day lives, to contribute to a cleaner and healthier region.
The Guide consists of eight sections: Your Home, Food, Waste, Health and Wellness, Transportation, Water, Energy and Businesses. Each section highlights some of the choices we can make to play our part in improving climate resiliency.