Posted on Thursday, June 29, 2023 03:21 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of an upcoming road closure of Bowmanville Avenue in the community of Bowmanville, in the Municipality of Clarington.
Where: Bowmanville Avenue (Regional Road 57), between King Street (Regional Highway 2) and Stevens Road, in Bowmanville.
When: July 21 at 9 p.m. to July 24 at 5 a.m. Unfavorable weather conditions may impact the work schedule.
Why: The road closure is part of the Bowmanville Avenue widening and reconstruction...
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2022 11:16 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Region of Durham will observe the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation at a Remembering the Children Memorial on September 24 at 11:30 a.m.
A commemorative orange crosswalk—designed by visual artist, Jon Colwell, a proud member of the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation—and an accompanying plaque will be unveiled at the memorial. The crosswalk has been planned with the advice and guidance of Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation, Indigenous community...
Posted on Tuesday, September 06, 2022 02:43 PM
With Durham Region students back to school, road users must remember to keep safety top of mind in school zones.
Drivers need to slow down, stay focused, and watch for cyclists and pedestrians; and pedestrians must ensure they always cross the road at a designated crossing or signalized intersection. With more people walking, cyclists and drivers should give themselves extra time to get to their destination and ride with care to protect the safety of children.
Through the Durham Vision Zero strategic...
Posted on Thursday, June 30, 2022 10:37 AM
With the Canada Day long weekend ahead of us, Clarington Fire and Emergency Services and the Municipality want to remind residents about firework safety. We encourage you to join our Celebrate Clarington event at Garnet B. Rickard Recreation Complex on July 1, which will feature a community-wide display of fireworks discharged by professionals. If you choose to have a private fireworks display, please be considerate of your neighbours when discharging fireworks.
In Clarington, By-law No. 2015-047...
Posted on Friday, June 24, 2022 03:01 PM
Clarington has received several recent reports about coyote sightings and encounters in our urban areas. Coyotes are beneficial at controlling the rodent population, and generally, they are not a threat to humans. Occasionally, coyotes can pose a danger.
To minimize potential risks, please read the tips below on how to interact with wildlife. Clarington is an urban and rural community, which means we share the space with wildlife. We must be aware of our surroundings, know how to react, and...