Posted on Wednesday, April 08, 2020 12:13 PM
Seasonal leaf and yard waste no longer accepted at Regional waste management facilities but still accepted at the curb
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is advising residents that effective April 7 and until further notice, leaf and yard waste will no longer be accepted at its waste management facilities (WMFs). Residents can instead take advantage of the free curbside leaf and yard waste collection.
This change is to help limit the number of people attending the WMFs and to reduce...
Posted on Wednesday, April 08, 2020 11:12 AM
As a reminder, all Township of Brock facilities are closed to the public due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Staff are available by phone or email however responses to either form of enquiry may be delayed.
Please note that The Township of Brock Municipal Administration Offices located at 1 Cameron Street East, Cannington, will be closed for Good Friday (April 10, 2020) and Easter Monday (Monday, April 13, 2020).
Staff will be available by phone or email from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. commencing Tuesday,...
Posted on Wednesday, April 08, 2020 10:15 AM
Emergency child care centres in Durham Region are now open, offering free care exclusively for eligible healthcare and frontline workers so they can continue to provide critical services to the community amid COVID-19.
The Regional Municipality of Durham has partnered with local licensed child care operators and home child care agencies in Pickering, Ajax, Whitby, Oshawa, Clarington and Uxbridge, and is working to open more facilities across the region according to need. These child care centres...
Posted on Wednesday, April 08, 2020 09:25 AM
Over the past few weeks the Township of Brock has received several enquires asking why the Township has implemented a burn ban. As Mayor, I would like to educate you the reason for the Township of Brock burn ban.
The Federal, Provincial & Municipal Governments are constantly re-enforcing the need for social distancing of all people to help flatten the curve of COVID-19. Whenever possible the social distancing must include our volunteer firefighters. Our fire department responds to several burning...
Posted on Wednesday, April 08, 2020 09:08 AM
With the warm weather fast approaching, the Township would like to remind residents that all playground structures and park amenities, including sports fields, skate parks, walking trails (Beaverton Lions Walking Loop & Sunderland Lions Walking Trail), parking lots, basketball courts, tennis courts, picnic shelters, splash pads, beaches (including the Beaverton Harbour & pier), boat launch, and boat docks will be closed until further notice. Green spaces in parks and throughout the Township,...