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Durham Region Transit: Rural Transit Review

Durham Region Transit is reviewing transit services in rural areas of the Region to focus on the best option for customers and residents. Survey extended until November 30, 2019. Attend an upcoming drop-in and share your thoughts and ideas on how transit can best serve rural areas. Date Municipality Location

Reminder: Durham Budget 2020 Open Houses on November 12 and 13

Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is hosting two Budget Open Houses to provide community members an opportunity to learn more about the Region’s Property Tax Supported Business Plans and Budgets; to gain an increased understanding of the Region’s programs and services; and to provide their input on

2019 Council Accessibility Challenge

On Monday, November 4, 2019, members of the Township of Brock Council took part in the Accessibility Challenge organized by the Brock Accessibility Advisory Committee. Members of Council were outfitted with canes, walkers, and wheelchairs to limit mobility, goggles that simulated a visual impairment, and earplugs that simulated a hearing

2019 Durham Region Accessibility Awards

On Wednesday, October 30, 2019, the Beaverton Town Hall Players were presented with a 2019 Durham Region Accessibility Award for their purchase and implementation of 8 hearing assist devices. The devices will help patrons who are elderly and hard of hearing enjoy the many theatre productions no matter where the

New Employment Opportunity

The Township of Brock is currently accepting applications for an experienced Permanent Full-Time Director of Public Works. Interested applicants are invited to submit a resume and covering letter to brock@townshipofbrock.ca by no later than 4:30 p.m. on November 29, 2019.  

Durham Region: Have your say on the future of waste management in Durham

Whitby, Ontario – Durham Region residents are invited to offer their ideas and input on how Durham Region manages its household waste. Why: The Region’s five Rs approach (rethink, reduce, reuse, recycle, recover), allows for all waste diversion methods to be utilized. Recovery, the final method of the five Rs

Santa Claus Parades

Beaverton Santa Claus Parade Friday, November 15, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. Join us for our annual Santa Claus Parade of Lights, Downtown Shops Open House, and hot chocolate with Santa at the Fire Hall. Cannington Santa Claus Parade Saturday, November 30, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. Theme: “Dr. Seuss” Floats welcome.

Lake Ridge Road/Regional Road 13 intersection to close for six weeks

Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department advises residents that the intersection of Lake Ridge Road (Regional Road 23) and Regional Road 13, in the Township of Brock, will be closed for construction for approximately six weeks. When: November 2 until mid-December. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence

Region of Durham reminds everyone to be safe on the road as Daylight Saving Time ends

Whitby, Ontario – When Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, November 3, darker commuting hours will affect visibility on roadways. That’s why the Region of Durham is reminding drivers, pedestrians and cyclists to be vigilant and safe on the road as darkness comes earlier. “As we get deeper into the

2019 Remembrance Day Ceremonies

Beaverton: Monday November 11, 2019 10:15 a.m. – the parade forms at the Fire Hall on Bay Street and proceeds to the Cenotaph at 10:40 a.m. Please contact the Beaverton Legion for more information Cannington: Saturday November 2, 2019 5:00 p.m. Veterans Dinner, Cannington Legion Sunday November 3, 2019 10:15