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Public Service Announcements


UPDATED: Clarington closes all municipal buildings and recreation facilities to the public

Posted on March 13, 2020 05:01 PM

Covid-19 Information and Updates

Updated Monday, March 16, 2020, 4:40 p.m.

The Municipality of Clarington is taking additional health and safety measures to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the community. The following Clarington facilities are now closed to the public:

  • Municipal Administrative Centre (Town Hall)
  • Municipal Law Enforcement Office 
  • Visitor’s Centre
  • Clarington Animal Shelter
  • Hampton Operations Centre
  • All Fire Stations

Clarington Emergency and Fire Services will continue to operate as usual to support...

Durham Region’s two-stream Blue Box recycling program

Posted on January 29, 2020 02:01 PM

Whitby, Ontario – Have you ever wondered why you’re asked to separate paper and containers loosely into different blue boxes and not bags when recycling? It’s because Durham Region uses a two-stream Blue Box recycling program, which helps to keep paper products clean and protects their value.

“Our collection vehicles have two separate compartments for paper and containers,” explains Mirka Januszkiewicz, Director of Waste Management Services. “We have a Blue Box recycling program that separates loose...

Red-light cameras and automated speed enforcement are coming

Posted on December 17, 2019 08:45 AM

As part of Durham’s Vision Zero initiative to work towards preventing severe injuries and fatalities on our roadways, Regional Council has approved two new tools to improve traffic safety. Red-light cameras and automated speed enforcement will be coming to Durham Region in 2020.

Red-light cameras

Red-light camera programs have proven to improve road safety by influencing driver behaviour. The fine for running a red light in Ontario is $325. With red-light cameras, the Offence Notice is issued...

Bowmanville Household Special Waste Depot’s weekend hours are changing on December 21

Posted on December 16, 2019 12:00 PM

Whitby, Ontario – The Bowmanville Household Special Waste Depot is permanently changing its weekend hours of operation, beginning Saturday, December 21.

Hours of operation

  • Wednesday to Friday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

When: Saturday, December 21.

Where: 1998 Bowmanville Avenue, Municipality of Clarington.

Note: For more information, visit, email, call 1-800-667-5671 or download the Durham Region Waste App.


CLOCA issues flood outlook statement

Posted on December 13, 2019 04:30 AM

The Central Lake Ontario Conservation Authority has issued a flood outlook statement and a notice of hazardous creek conditions. Read the full flood outlook and get the details.

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