Posted on Friday, April 03, 2020 04:06 PM
The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department advises residents that leaf and yard waste collection is starting back up in the townships of Brock, Scugog and Uxbridge, the City of Pickering, the Town of Ajax and the Municipality of Clarington.
When: Leaf and yard waste collection will resume on regular waste collection days starting on the following weeks:
- Municipality of Clarington – week of April 6
- Town of Ajax – week of April 6
- Townships of Brock, Uxbridge and Scugog – week of April 13
Posted on Wednesday, April 01, 2020 09:54 AM
The Region of Durham, Works Department, continues to ensure that services that have been identified as essential by the Province of Ontario, including waste management and household hazardous waste collection, will be completed safely and efficiently. With this in mind, our Regionally-operated Waste Management Facilities (WMF) and Household Hazardous Waste Depots will remain operational for as long as possible.
Please note, the Household Hazardous Waste Depot located in Pickering and privately operated...
Posted on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 08:38 AM
In follow up to the State of Emergency declaration in the Region of Durham—on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer—residents are asked to note the following information about this declaration:
- It is made in accordance with the Emergency Management By-law.
- It demonstrates to residents that the municipality is taking the current situation seriously; using every step possible to protect our community from this threat.
- It has no impact or influence over the March 23 direction...
Posted on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 01:23 PM
Whitby, Ontario – Today, John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer made the following statement:
“Today, based on information collected over the last few days and in consultation with the Chief Administrative Officer, Regional Emergency Control Group, Regional Medical Officer of Health and Durham Emergency Management, I am declaring a State of Emergency in the Region of Durham.
This is a critical time in our efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19. Cases are climbing across Durham Region....
Posted on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 01:16 PM
Whitby, Ontario – Amid the COVID19 situation, the Durham Region Social Services Department is working with community partners to ensure support continues for those who need it most.
A new web page, durham.ca/CommunityResources, compiles a list of local resources available for vulnerable and marginalized individuals in the community. If you are worried about your income, shelter, food security, mental health, or transportation, please visit this website. This resource will be updated...