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Clarington celebrates volunteers recognizing their contributions to our community

Posted on April 28, 2021 10:05 AM

Clarington, Ontario – The Municipality of Clarington held a virtual celebration recognizing the substantial contribution volunteers make in our community. The event was held Tuesday night virtually, following all COVID-19 Public Health restrictions.

Among the night’s honorees were 21 local community groups who selected 81 volunteers for recognition. Clarington Mayor Adrian Foster thanked the volunteers for their positive effect on the community: “Volunteers are an integral part of what makes our...

Joint statement from Chair John Henry and the eight Mayors of Durham Region on stay-at-home order

Posted on April 21, 2021 03:20 PM

Whitby, Ontario – The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer, and the eight Mayors of Durham Region:

“In the midst of the third wave, we are at a critical point of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Our province is in a state of emergency and the stay-at-home order has been extended.

As Durham Region’s elected leaders, the health and safety of our community is our top priority, which is why we are imploring Durham residents to...

Clarington closes outdoor amenities amidst a growing COVID-19 crisis

Posted on April 20, 2021 04:13 PM

Clarington, Ontario –  With Clarington’s COVID-19 active case count at an all-time high and variants of concern spreading rapidly, the Municipality is taking decisive action to close outdoor amenities while urging residents to abide by the provincial stay-at-home order.

“We need to heed the call from our medical experts and professionals who have urged residents to follow restrictions and protect society and the health care system. We are at a tipping point; the choice we make today will affect...

Explore Clarington's outdoor trails, parks and fishing spots safely

Posted on April 09, 2021 02:03 PM

Clarington, Ontario –  As we head into a week-long April break, Clarington has lots of opportunities for residents to enjoy the open air and embrace a world of adventure safely, outdoors and in our community. As we cope with another Provincial State of Emergency and all its corresponding restrictions, there are lots of outdoor trails, parks and fishing activities for residents to explore without leaving our community.

"With this beautiful weather, Clarington has vast outdoor open spaces for...

Clarington charges forward: enhancing accessibility by installing mobility device charging stations

Posted on April 07, 2021 10:16 AM

Clarington, Ontario – The Municipality of Clarington has received $58,760 to enhance accessibility in our parks and along our outdoor nature trails by installing charging stations for mobility devices, including scooters and powered wheelchairs. The Clarington Charges Forward initiative is funded in part by a grant from the Inclusive Communities program awarded by the Ministry of Seniors and Accessibility. The program was designed to ‘strengthen communities and provide local opportunities for...

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