Posted on Friday, June 04, 2021 02:38 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham continues to seek feedback from the public on the Community Safety and Well-Being Plan (CSWP) with three upcoming virtual open houses. The CSWP is being developed in partnership with the Durham Regional Police Service and in collaboration with local area municipalities, community partners and the public. The CSWP will identify strategies and programs to address local priorities related to crime and complex social issues, on a sustainable...
Posted on Tuesday, June 01, 2021 04:06 PM
Clarington Public Library is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Region of Durham to establish an Outreach Community Hub at each library branch. The new service has been created in association with the Healthy Communities initiative.
Commencing the week of June 28, 2021, Clarington Public Library branches will have an Ontario Works Outreach Worker onsite, during limited time periods, in order to connect community residents to a variety of social services supports and resources. This includes...
Posted on Friday, May 28, 2021 02:36 PM
Whitby, Ontario – On May 26, Durham Regional Council approved the terms of reference for the Durham Region Anti-Racism Task Force (DRART).
The recommendation for the DRART comes as part of the Region’s commitment to develop and implement an Anti-Racism Framework to ensure a healthy workplace and to address racism within the communities the Region serves.
The establishment of an Anti-Racism Task Force as a Committee of Council, with formalized structure similar to other advisory committees,...
Posted on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 12:24 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham remains committed to creating accessible and inclusive communities where all residents—regardless of age, ethnicity, race, gender or ability—feel included, respected, and enjoy a high quality of life.
As part of this commitment, Durham Region is proud to announce our membership in the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Global Network for Age-Friendly Cities and Communities.
As a member of this network, Durham Region is part of a global movement...
Posted on Thursday, May 13, 2021 02:52 PM
Whitby, Ontario – This afternoon, the Province of Ontario announced an extension of the province-wide stay-at-home order.
When: Restrictions remain in effect until at least June 2, extending the stay-at-home order by an additional two weeks.
What: For a full list of the restrictions and enforcements during the stay-at-home order, please visit ontario.ca.
COVID-19 vaccination appointments continue during the stay-at-home order. Residents are asked to continue to check the