Posted on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 12:51 PM
Clarington June 23, 2020/- During a marathon Committee session culminating in a late-night Council meeting, Clarington Council passed an unprecedented financial support package for taxpayers and business owners negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The support package totals $2 million, with $1 million dedicated to a temporary property tax relief program, and the remaining $1 million going to a Community Improvement Plan to help qualifying businesses.
The property tax relief program will...
Posted on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 10:04 AM
Whitby, Ontario – On July 1, join us as we celebrate Canada Day the Durham Way—an uplifting, virtual celebration of the communities in Durham Region. To see a special Canada Day message, check out this video.
New and exciting performances and family-friendly entertainment have been announced for the event including:
Posted on Friday, June 19, 2020 09:15 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer for The Regional Municipality of Durham:
“On behalf of Durham Regional Council, it is my pleasure to proclaim June 21 as National Indigenous Peoples Day, and the week of June 21 to 27 as Indigenous People’s Week in Durham Region.
These important dates honour the cultural diversity and contributions of the First Nations, Inuit and Metis people of Canada.
In Durham Region,...
Posted on Friday, June 19, 2020 09:03 AM
Clarington June 19, 2020/- As we enter Stage 2 of Ontario's framework to reopening the Province, the Municipality of Clarington is taking a cautious approach to reopening its amenities and services to protect staff and public health. Clarington has prepared a list of services and amenities showing what is opening, including our splash pads and summer camps.
Below is a list that outlines what is open and closed. Details and guidelines for rules of use will be released in the next few weeks on Clarington's...
Posted on Monday, June 15, 2020 03:05 PM
Clarington June 15, 2020/- Clarington Tourism launched today a brand new online Business and Attractions Directory to support local Tourism businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.
“By supporting our local businesses and attractions, we are helping to rebuild our economy. Many businesses have continued to operate during the pandemic, while many more are starting to reopen. This new online directory is your one-stop shop to find out who is open and what safety precautions they are taking. Many businesses...