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Waste Management Centre in Whitby has new bin sale/exchange hours

The Waste Management Centre in Whitby located at 4600 Garrard Road North, Whitby has new operational hours for blue box and green bin sales/exchanges, effective immediately. Hours of operation Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Note: Replacements bins are free. You can also buy and exchange bins at

Ontario Traffic Council: Driving Safer Communities Campaign

On Monday, January 6, 2020, the Ontario Traffic Council launched the Driving Safer Communities campaign which includes a website at www.ASEontario.com as well as a Facebook page ASEOntario. The campaign focus is on providing accurate information on automated speed enforcement (ASE) and why it is a transparent, efficient and effective

Media Release: Are the planet’s woes getting you down? You can make a difference: plant some trees

Make 2020 the year you make a difference. We need it now more than ever. All it takes is a singular action like planting a tree… it’s still one of the most effective and accessible actions any one of us can take to lessen our personal footprint here on our

Durham Region: Cancellation of Emergency Alert for Pickering Nuclear Generating Station

The Regional Municipality of Durham has been advised by the Provincial Emergency Operations Centre that the Emergency Alert issued this morning regarding the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station was sent in error. There is no danger to the public or the environment. Please do not call 9-1-1 for updates. In a

Cancelled: Cannington Public Skating

Public skating is cancelled for Saturday, January 18th. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Durham Region: Durham Vision Zero

Durham Region is working with our partners to create safer roads for pedestrians, cyclists and drivers through the Durham Vision Zero Strategic Road Safety Action Plan. Durham Vision Zero will help ensure that our region remains the best place in Ontario to live, work and raise a family. When a

Flags at Half-Mast

Flags will be flying at half-mast at all Township of Brock buildings and facilities to honour the 176 victims of Flight 752 that crashed in Tehran. On board the flight were 63 Canadians.   Our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone impacted by this terrible tragedy.   Flags will

January 13th Special Council Agenda – Special Council Education Session

The agenda for the January 13th meeting, being held in Council Chambers at the Municipal Administration Building is now available online. Please click the below link to view the meeting details. Special Council – Special Council Education Session at 4:30 p.m.

Durham Region: Have your say on the future of broadband access in Durham

The Region of Durham recognizes the importance of broadband access as a necessity for every household and business. That’s why we have launched separate broadband surveys—targeted to Durham residents (with additional questions for farms) and businesses—to gather feedback and improve broadband access across the region. The Region of Durham launched

Durham Region: Concession Road 7 in Uxbridge to be closed for two weeks

The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department advises residents that Concession Road 7 (Regional Road 1), from Sanford Road to 400 meters north of Sanford Road, in the Township of Uxbridge will be closed from January 8 to 22. Please note that unfavorable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.