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Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week – November 1 – 7, 2019

Beat the Silent Killer: Prevent CO in Your Home Ontario’s Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week runs from November 1-7, and The Township of Brock Fire Department reminds you to prevent carbon monoxide (CO) in your home by getting all fuel-burning appliances inspected annually. The Township of Brock Fire Department also reminds

Durham Region: Keeping our teen drivers safe: National Teen Driver Safety Week

National Teen Driver Safety Week is taking place across Canada from October 20 to 26. “Our collision statistics show that approximately one quarter of all fatal and injury-causing collisions involve young drivers, which makes this the age group with the largest number of collisions in Durham,” says Ramesh Jagannathan, Director

DR – Notice of Study Commencement – Additional Sanitary Sewage Capacity to Service Sunderland and Cannington

The Regional Municipality of Durham is initiating a Class Environmental Assessment (Class EA) Study to plan for additional sanitary sewage capacity to service the communities of Sunderland and Cannington, in the Township of Brock. Additional capacity is required to support growth forecasts, up to the ultimate build-out within the existing

Durham Region: Changes are coming to Durham Region’s water billing system in 2020

Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is pleased to announce the upcoming launch of its state-of-the-art water billing system and online customer portal: My Durham Water. When: This new web-based customer portal, My Durham Water, will launch in early 2020. Where: Visit durham.ca/WaterBilling for more information, FAQs, and

October 21st Committee of the Whole Agenda

The agenda for the October 21st 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. Committee of the Whole – 9:30 a.m. 

2020 Municipal Budget Package

This 2020 Municipal Budget Package (pdf) is part of the Township’s continuing efforts to increase ratepayers’ understanding of and participation in the annual budget process.  Within the package you will find a wide range of information including: common budget and forecast terms; the important plans and studies that support the

Durham Regions studying processing increase at Durham York Energy Centre, open house to be held October 23

Whitby, Ontario – Durham Region is hosting a second public information centre to engage with residents about plans to increase the amount of waste processed each year at the Durham York Energy Centre (DYEC) by 20,000 tonnes. When: Wednesday, October 23, from 5 to 8 p.m. Where: Durham York Energy

Notice of a Statutory Public Meeting – November 4, 2019

WHY YOU ARE RECEIVING THIS NOTICE This notice is being sent to all residents within 200m of the subject property as well as residents that provided a written request to be notified regarding this project in 2011.  This application was presented to the public at a Statutory Public Meeting on

Durham Region: Reminder to Residents of Special Waste Collection Services

Whitby, Ontario – If you have an old appliance, toilet, couch or television that you need collected, the Region of Durham offers free special curbside collection services for households in Ajax, Brock, Clarington, Pickering, Scugog and Uxbridge. Scheduling a special waste collection is fast and convenient. You can schedule collection

Durham Region: Successful two-stream recycling system: selling to sustainable North American markets

Whitby, Ontario – In today’s increasingly challenging recycling markets, it is more important than ever to keep recyclables as clean as possible to make them a more attractive commodity. Of all the recyclable materials processed by the Region, 95 per cent are sold to sustainable markets within North America, including Canada