Posted on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 01:43 PM
Whitby, Ontario – Today, Township of Brock Mayor John Grant completed his Declaration of Office and was sworn in as a member of Durham Regional Council.
The vacancy occurred after the passing of Brock Township Mayor and Regional Councillor Debbie Bath-Hadden. Earlier this week, Brock Township Council appointed Grant to the role of Mayor for the remainder of the 2018 to 2022 term. He was the runner up in the 2018 election and previously served as mayor from 2014 to 2018.
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Posted on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 10:09 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham will be scheduling appointments with property owners whose water meters are 20 years or older.
When: Residents may receive notices beginning the week of March 15.
Why: To upgrade existing water meters and update user accounts to allow the Region of Durham to conduct remote readings.
Note: Durham Region attempts to call the property owner in advance regarding water meter issues, but there isn’t always an active number associated with the...
Posted on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 03:33 PM
Whitby, Ontario – Spring cleaning is around the corner. Do you have good quality items that you want to donate? Durham Region is accepting good quality, reusable items at the first Reuse Day event of 2021. Items will be donated to Diabetes Canada and the Salvation Army Thrift Store.
When: March 20, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more details and to view all Reuse Days in 2021, visit durham.ca/WasteEvents.
Where: Durham Region Waste Management Centre, 4600 Garrard Road, in the Town of Whitby.
Posted on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 12:47 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents of lane restrictions on Salem Road (Regional Road 41) and Rossland Road East in the Town of Ajax.
When: March 22 to September. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.
Where: Salem Road from Rossland Road East to Blowers Crescent, and Rossland Road East from Salem Road to 300 metres east of Salem Road, in Ajax.
Why: To safely...
Posted on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 10:38 AM
Whitby, Ontario – Durham residents are invited to join the conversation on March 18 for Make the Connection: Intention, Impact and Transformation—the Region’s upcoming virtual anti-Black racism town hall.
Regional Chair and CEO John Henry and Durham Region’s Chief Administrative Officer Elaine Baxter-Trahair will join the town hall discussion with panelist and Durham Region’s Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Allison Hector-Alexander. The town hall will include moderated panel discussions...