Posted on Thursday, October 22, 2020 01:56 PM
Whitby, Ontario – On Sunday, October 25, the telephone, voicemail and call centre systems at Regional Headquarters (605 Rossland Road East, Whitby) will undergo software upgrades as scheduled maintenance is performed. As a result of this work, the telephone system will be affected.
When: The telephone, voicemail and call centre systems will not be operational on Sunday, October 25 from 12 a.m. to 7 a.m.
Why: To perform scheduled maintenance at Regional Headquarters.
All incoming calls to Regional...
Posted on Thursday, October 22, 2020 12:43 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of new hours at the Clarington Household Special Waste Depot located in Bowmanville in the Municipality of Clarington.
When: Effective October 20, the site will be open Tuesday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Extended hours to 6 p.m. on Tuesdays only will start again in May and continue until the first Tuesday in October.
This facility is closed Sundays, Monday and holidays.
Where: 1998 Bowmanville Avenue in Clarington.
Posted on Thursday, October 22, 2020 09:28 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:
“Today, I’m proclaiming October 22 as Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day in Durham Region.
This is a day to recognize the important role Child Care Workers and Early Childhood Educators play to support children’s well-being and development; while building strong, trusting and supportive relationships with...
Posted on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 09:13 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is reminding residents to place their used or unwanted household batteries out for recycling on their collection day, during the week of November 2.
When: Fall battery collection occurs the week of November 2 on blue box collection days.
Where: Households across Durham Region who currently receive curbside collection services.
Why: The upcoming Daylight Savings Time change on November 1 coincides with local fire departments’ reminder for residents...
Posted on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 02:18 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is celebrating Waste Reduction Week (WRW) from October 19 to 25 with different themes each day that emphasizes the daily actions residents can take to reduce waste and help our environment. WRW also celebrates Durham Region’s year-round programs highlighting environmental efforts and achievements while also encouraging innovative new ideas and solutions.
The themes for each day of the week are as follows: Monday focuses on circular economies;...