Posted on Wednesday, April 13, 2022 12:43 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of changes to the scheduled curbside waste collection due to the upcoming statutory holidays.
When and where: Residents of Ajax, Brock, Clarington, Pickering, Scugog and Uxbridge who have curbside collection scheduled for Friday, April 15, will have their waste collected the following day on Saturday, April 16.
Oshawa and Whitby residents with blue box collection scheduled for Friday, April 15, will have their recyclables...
Posted on Tuesday, April 12, 2022 01:07 PM
With a rise of community-wide COVID-19 infections across Ontario, the Municipality is also experiencing the impact of this new wave. As a result, we ask our program participants to check the online schedules before coming to a community centre for drop-in swimming, skating, and recreation programs.
We are working to minimize the impact of this latest wave of COVID-19 on our services; however, some programming changes or cancellations may be necessary to accommodate the change in staff availability.
Posted on Thursday, April 07, 2022 04:21 PM
Safety first – Clarington sets operating hours for whirlpools and saunas to ensure lifeguard supervision
Safety on deck is our number one priority, especially at Clarington’s indoor swimming pools. The Municipality is setting operating hours for all whirlpools and saunas to ensure public safety and have a lifeguard on duty to provide supervision and emergency assistance if needed. This year, Clarington will also reconstruct the whirlpool and sauna areas to increase visibility and sightlines, ensuring...
Posted on Thursday, April 07, 2022 11:23 AM
Whitby, Ontario - In line with the recent announcement from the province, Durham Region Health Department is expanding eligibility for fourth dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Eligible Durham Region residents can now book appointments which will be available starting on April 8. To book an appointment, please visit durham.ca/vaccineappointment or call 1-888-444-5113. No walk-ins will be available for fourth doses. Vaccines provided for fourth doses will be Pfizer Comirnaty BioNTech...
Posted on Wednesday, April 06, 2022 03:56 PM
Whitby, Ontario – With the transportation sector representing the largest share of greenhouse gas emissions and energy costs in Durham Region, shifting to electric vehicles (EVs) is critical to respond to the climate emergency. Switching to EVs helps realize the economic benefits of the low carbon transition by using made-in-Durham clean energy sources. Expanding the availability of EV charging stations is a key strategy to support this shift.
Durham Region in collaboration with the Municipality...