Posted on Thursday, January 25, 2024 11:25 AM
Whitby, Ontario – Yesterday, the Regional Municipality of Durham, in partnership with Windfall Ecology Centre, launched the Durham Greener Buildings Program – a groundbreaking initiative that will support the building sector in climate action and sustainability.
Durham Greener Buildings is a benchmarking and disclosure program that will support building owners participating in the provincial Energy and Water Reporting Benchmarking (EWRB) program by helping them to measure, report and take action on...
Posted on Monday, February 26, 2024 10:34 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham has installed roundabouts across the region as part of the Durham Vision Zero Strategic Road Safety Action Plan. Roundabouts are designed to maximize safety and minimize delay, while reducing emissions and fuel consumption.
Where: Roundabouts are installed at intersections at various locations across the region in place of traffic control signals. Locations are selected based on a thorough assessment that ensures a roundabout is the preferred...
Posted on Wednesday, February 21, 2024 02:08 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham and local area municipalities restrict the operation of motor vehicles on designated roads during the spring weight restriction season, as per the Highway Traffic Act and Regional By-law 26-2018. This affects vehicles that are heavier than 5,000 kilograms or five tonnes per axle.
When: March 1 to April 30. The final day may be adjusted following periodic reviews of road and weather conditions at the end of weight restriction season.
Posted on Wednesday, February 21, 2024 09:28 AM
Whitby, Ontario – On March 5, the uplifting International Women’s Day Celebration returns to Durham Region. Hosted by the Region's International Women's Day Committee, this free in-person event honours the achievements of women in our communities.
What: Under the theme of Women Unite: Celebrating our diverse identities and experiences, this event will empower, inspire and celebrate women from across Durham Region. Featuring keynote speaker Dr. Mary Anne Chambers, the event will also feature...
Posted on Tuesday, February 20, 2024 09:36 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Region of Durham, in partnership with Durham Regional Local Housing Corporation (DRLHC) and Infrastructure Ontario, is revitalizing two DRLHC properties located at Malaga Road and Christine Crescent in the City of Oshawa. As part of the Region’s continued commitment to engaging with the local community on these projects, an online community meeting is being held to obtain feedback on the design concepts.
When: Wednesday, February 28 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Where: Residents can...