Posted on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:48 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of lane restrictions on Brock Street North (Highway 12) and on Rossland Road (Regional Road 28) in the Town of Whitby.
When: April 28. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: Brock Street North, from Manning Road to 150 metres north of Rossland Road, and on Rossland Road at Brock Street North in Whitby.
Why: To safely conduct an investigation for future...
Posted on Monday, April 19, 2021 02:26 PM
Joint statement from Durham Region Medical Officer of Health and Lakeridge Health Chief of Staff
Whitby, Ontario - Durham Region Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Robert Kyle, and Lakeridge Health Chief of Staff, Dr. Tony Stone, are urging all area residents to step up efforts to ensure that Durham Region’s citizens and health care resources are protected in the fight against COVID-19.
Both Drs. Kyle and Stone stress that the health and safety of all Durham residents and the protection of our health...
Posted on Monday, April 19, 2021 10:47 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Region of Durham will conduct its spring test of the nuclear alerting system on May 3 and 4. The system warns people in the unlikely event of an emergency at the nuclear generating stations in Clarington or Pickering.
The test will take place during daytime hours over two days:
On May 3, an auto dialer will call listed landline phone numbers within 10 kilometres of the nuclear generating stations. The calls will show as coming from 905-666-6291.
On May 4, the outdoor sirens...
Posted on Monday, April 19, 2021 09:59 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer, and Elaine Baxter-Trahair, Chief Administrative Officer:
“Volunteerism is the heartbeat of Durham Region. Those who selflessly devote their time and effort to support others, make our community stronger and more welcoming.
In recognition of National Volunteer Week, we’d like to thank all volunteers throughout Durham Region for their dedication, commitment and sacrifice.
Posted on Monday, April 19, 2021 09:13 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Durham Environmental Advisory Committee (DEAC) is still accepting nominations for the Environmental Achievement Awards, celebrating environmental excellence in 2019 and 2020.
When: The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2021.
Why: The awards program provides an opportunity to recognize individuals and organizations that dedicate time to promote, preserve and enhance the...