Posted on Monday, April 27, 2020 02:03 PM
The community, residents and businesses, have rallied together to face the challenges of COVID-19. Each week we are going to feature one business and one resident who has gone above and beyond in the fight of COVID-19 and we want to share these amazing stories!!Featured Business: Your Computer & Signs
Mr. Mike Bassett, owner of Your Computer & Signs, along with Jonathon Koot and Hunter Lovering, have been making ear protectors (also known as magic bands) for N95 masks. To...
Posted on Thursday, April 23, 2020 09:10 AM
The Region of Durham is releasing support funding in response to the growing needs in Durham’s homelessness support system during COVID-19.
The COVID-19 Community Assistance Fund is available as a one-time allocation for not-for-profit organizations in Durham Region that are providing urgent help to vulnerable residents, homeless residents and residents at risk of homelessness who are impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
To apply for funding, your agency must be:
- Incorporated as a not-for-profit...
Posted on Monday, April 20, 2020 02:33 PM
The community, residents and businesses, have rallied together to face the challenges of COVID-19. Each week we are going to feature one business and one resident who has gone above and beyond in the fight of COVID-19 and we want to share these amazing stories!!Featured Business: Fisher’s Your Independent Grocer
Mr. Russell Fisher, owner of Fisher’s Your Independent Grocer implemented senior’s only shopping times and many safety measures to keep his staff and residents safe during COVID-19....
Posted on Monday, April 20, 2020 12:19 PM
Whitby, Ontario – Durham Region’s business community is rallying together and working as one cohesive task force to support local businesses, from across the region, during these challenging times.
The Durham Economic Task Force—comprised of local chambers of commerce, boards of trade and business improvement areas (BIAs), the Business Advisory Centre of Durham and other key stakeholders—has shared feedback collected from Durham businesses owners with local elected provincial (MPPs) and federal representatives...
Posted on Monday, April 20, 2020 12:03 PM
Spring clean up of parks and public spaces, beaches and harbour clean up, seasonal preparations of sport fields and facility grounds, and lawn maintenance as well as gardens and hanging baskets are underway with some changes to the services to protect the health and well being of the community and Township of Brock staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Residents will see measures such as Township of Brock staff who are maintaining public areas spread out to help ensure they remain two metres apart...