Posted on Wednesday, April 07, 2021 05:14 PM
Vaccine also available for community hotspots identified in Ajax and Pickering
Whitby, Ontario - Durham Region Health Department is expanding eligibility for COVID-19 vaccine to area residents 60 and older, or those who will be turning 60 in 2021. Eligibility for vaccine now also includes residents 50-plus living in “hotspots” in Ajax and Pickering in several postal code areas as identified by the province including L1S, L1T, L1V, L1X and L1Z. Individuals in the identified hotspots must register...
Posted on Wednesday, April 07, 2021 04:16 PM
Whitby, Ontario – This afternoon, the Province of Ontario declared a state of emergency and issued a province-wide stay-at-home order, beginning Thursday April 8.
When: Further restrictions go into effect on Thursday April 8 at 12:01 a.m. and will remain in place for at least four weeks.
What: In addition to the emergency brake measures, further restrictions in the stay-at-home order include, but are not limited to:
- Discount and big box stores will be allowed to open for sale...
Posted on Tuesday, April 06, 2021 02:08 PM
Whitby, Ontario – Durham Region Health Department and Lakeridge Health have reached a milestone in the delivery of COVID-19 vaccines with over 107,000 doses being administered to area residents. As of April 4, 106,052 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered at community and hospital clinics, and 1,371 doses have been administered to area residents through mobile clinics.
“This is a tremendous accomplishment that we’re happy to report and we extend our thanks to Lakeridge Health for their ongoing...
Posted on Tuesday, April 06, 2021 11:57 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of east and westbound lane restrictions on Winchester Road West (Regional Road 3), in the City of Oshawa.
When: April 19 to June 18. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: Winchester Road West (Regional Road 3) from Simcoe Street North to 250 metres west of Simcoe Street North.
Why: To safely construct an entrance to support new development.
Posted on Tuesday, April 06, 2021 08:53 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of lane restrictions on Dundas Street West (Regional Highway 2) in the Town of Whitby.
When: April 12 to May 2021. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: Dundas Street West, between Fothergill Court and Swordfish Drive, in Whitby.
Why: To safely install a new watermain in support of new development.
Note: Drivers are asked to exercise caution for the safety of pedestrians,...