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 03:43 PM
Today, based on all of the information collected over the last few days from Durham Region, Regional Emergency Control Group, Regional Medical Officer of Health, Durham Emergency Management and in consultation with the Townships Chief Administrative Officer and Fire Chief who is also the head of Emergency Management for the Township, I am declaring a State of Emergency in the Township of Brock.
This is a critical time in our efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19. Cases continue to climb. We must...
Posted on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 02:42 PM
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...