Posted on June 28, 2021 03:20 PM
Whitby, Ontario – Residents are advised that the Canada Day the Durham Way virtual programming, originally scheduled for Canada Day, will not be taking place on July 1.
Instead, the Region of Durham is asking residents to reflect on our relationships—both past and present—with Indigenous communities, and to move forward with reconciliation in our hearts, minds and actions. Residents are encouraged to take time to be open and honest about our historic and present-day relationship with the First...
Posted on June 28, 2021 01:39 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer:
“In light of the recent discoveries in British Columbia and Saskatchewan, and in solidarity and respect for Indigenous neighbours, on Canada Day I encourage all residents to take this time to reflect on our relationships—both past and present—with Indigenous Peoples, and to move forward with reconciliation in our hearts, minds and actions.
The unacceptable truth is that there...
Posted on June 24, 2021 03:34 PM
Volume 21, Issue 8, June 24, 2021
In this issue:
Our procedures have changed as we continue to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic. As mandated by Public Health and to maintain physical distancing, these meetings will take place virtually and can be viewed at www.clarington.net/calendar.
34 Residential Unit Subdivision in Bowmanville
File Number: S-C-2021-0001 & ZBA2021-00
Address: Blocks 112 and 113 on Plan 40M-2294, north...
Posted on June 24, 2021 02:59 PM
Whitby, Ontario - Durham Region Health Department has now received the shipment of Pfizer vaccine that was delayed earlier this week. This delay, which was noted by the Health Department on June 20, affected the supply of Pfizer vaccine at Durham Region mass immunization clinics resulting in the Health Department administering Moderna vaccine at area clinics for appointments booked by individuals 18 and older.
With this shipment, the Health Department will resume providing Pfizer vaccine...
Posted on June 24, 2021 02:16 PM
Clarington, Ontario – The Municipality of Clarington is releasing the following statement on behalf of Clarington Mayor Adrian Foster.
"The Municipality of Clarington stands together with the Cowessess First Nation as they begin the process of mourning following the discovery of 751 unmarked graves near the site of the Marieval Indian Residential School in Saskatchewan. The Cowessess First Nation has asked Canadians to stand by them as they address their truth. Clarington stands firmly with you,...