Posted on June 21, 2021 02:02 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer for The Regional Municipality of Durham:
“It is with great honour that I acknowledge Indigenous Peoples Day in Durham Region. A reminder to all of us to take a moment; to show respect for the heritage, diverse cultures and achievements of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. To reflect upon their outstanding achievements, significant community contributions, and collective...
Posted on June 21, 2021 01:21 PM
Clarington, Ontario – As we mark National Indigenous Peoples Day, Clarington Council unanimously passed a motion directing staff to examine the calls to action identified by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada. Staff will look at the action items specifically directed at municipalities and all levels of government to provide Council with advice on the steps Clarington can take to redress the legacy of residential schools.
“We are deeply saddened at the discovery of multiple unmarked...
Posted on June 21, 2021 08:55 AM
Clarington working with Metrolinx on GO bus turnaround in Newcastle as former fire hall will be demolished
Clarington staff are working with Metrolinx to identify solutions for a GO Bus service turnaround in Newcastle as the current site has been scheduled for demolition and land sale. The former Newcastle Fire Hall located at 247 King Avenue East has been used as a turnaround area for many years. The Municipality has been delaying the demolition of this building since 2016. Council has directed...
Posted on June 15, 2021 01:32 PM
Clarington, Ontario – As businesses slowly reopen, Clarington Tourism encourages residents to ‘Rediscover Clarington’ in a focused campaign highlighting some of the Municipality’s amazing local attractions and hidden gems.
“For the second time during the COVID-19 pandemic, residents may choose to stay close to home this summer. The ‘Rediscover Clarington’ campaign makes it easy to find exciting new ways to have fun with your family while also supporting our local businesses and attractions,” said...
Posted on June 08, 2021 03:36 PM
When: Effective 12:01 a.m. on Friday, June 11, 2021.
What: The decision was based on the province-wide vaccination rate and continuing improvements in key public health and health system indicators. Step One of the Roadmap to Reopen includes, but is not limited to, the following: