Posted on Thursday, September 08, 2022 02:19 PM
Clarington, Ontario – The following statement has been released by Clarington Mayor Adrian Foster, expressing condolences on the death of Queen Elizabeth II. The Queen died at Balmoral Castle in Scotland. She was 96 and the longest reigning monarch in British history.
“On behalf of Council and the Municipality of Clarington, I want to express our deepest condolences to the Royal Family, Britain, and the rest of the Commonwealth on our collective loss. As the longest reigning monarch in British...
Posted on Tuesday, September 06, 2022 12:37 PM
The Region of Durham and area municipalities are coming together this National Hunger Action Month to help raise awareness, food donations and funds to fight hunger in the community.
Hunger is an important issue that affects residents from across the Region. With the devastation of the pandemic still causing pressures on the cost of living, more people are using food banks and related services...
Posted on Tuesday, August 02, 2022 05:38 PM
Clarington, Ontario – Clarington Mayor Adrian Foster has issued the following statement paying tribute to Marie Hubbard, former Mayor of the Town of Newcastle, Councillor, and a key figure who helped shape the community we now call the Municipality of Clarington.
“Today, flags across Clarington are at half mast as we remember a woman who I consider to be the pillar of our community. Former Town of Newcastle Mayor and Councillor Marie Hubbard died today.
Marie worked tirelessly for Clarington,...
Posted on Thursday, July 21, 2022 11:16 AM
Clarington, Ontario – Clarington has reached another milestone on its journey to reduce corporate greenhouse gas emissions and reach its climate goals. By implementing the Clarington Corporate Climate Action Plan, the Municipality has reached milestone four in the Partners for Climate Protection (PCP) Program five-step milestone framework.
Clarington joined the PCP network made up of Canadian municipal governments in 2019. The network is committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and taking...
Posted on Thursday, July 07, 2022 12:33 PM
Clarington has added seven new electric vehicles (EVs) to its light-duty fleet and built eight new charging stations for corporate and public use as it continues to take action to reduce corporate carbon emissions.
The purchase of the new EVs is a key step outlined in Clarington’s Five-Year Electric Vehicle Action Plan (EVAP). The Plan sets out the future transition of the municipal fleet to zero-emissions electric vehicles and calls for the replacement of Clarington’s light-duty fleet vehicles by...