Posted on Friday, January 21, 2022 11:13 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of potential collection delays.
Why: COVID-19 cases are contributing to labour shortages.
Blue box recycling, green bin organics and garbage that is not completed on a regularly scheduled collection day will be collected the following day. Residents are asked to keep their materials out until they are collected.
Please be aware that due to staffing shortages collection services are extending into the evening hours.
Posted on Thursday, January 20, 2022 10:26 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer:
“As we focus on the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, we know that a strong integrated transit network is important for economic recovery and future growth.
Investing in transit infrastructure is a key priority of our Regional Recovery Framework and Action Plan. Strong transit systems are key to creating jobs, stimulating the economy, connecting people to work and education...
Posted on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 11:31 AM
Whitby, Ontario – Right now, the number of COVID cases in our community remains high but we know we will emerge from this pandemic and we are planning for recovery. The Durham Region of the past isn’t the Durham Region of the future. We are one of the fastest growing municipalities in Canada, and we are positioning the Region for continued success.
The Region is a community of talented, smart and ambitious people who enjoy a great quality of life. A place where entrepreneurs, innovators, investors,...
Posted on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 05:08 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents that Dundas Street (Highway 2) in the Town of Whitby is closed due to a watermain break.
When: January 18 until the repair is complete.
Where: Dundas Street East, from Lupin Drive to Anderson Street, in Whitby.
Why: To safely repair the watermain break.
Note: Businesses and residents in the area may be experiencing a temporary water service interruption or decrease in water pressure for the duration of the repair....
Posted on Monday, January 17, 2022 12:32 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of disruptions to Regional services including child care centres, Health Department vaccination clinics, Durham Region Transit services, and waste services due to the winter storm.
When: January 17, 2022.
Why: The winter storm, bringing heavy snowfall, is impacting services throughout the region.
Where: The following services have been impacted due to weather conditions:
Regional Child Care centres
All Regionally operated...