Posted on Thursday, January 06, 2022 02:21 PM
The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer for The Regional Municipality of Durham:
“Today is a historic day in Durham Region, as Lakeridge Health announced the preferred location for a proposed future hospital. This decision moves our collective communities one step closer to a new hospital for Durham Region.
While this must have been a difficult decision for the Lakeridge Health Board of Trustees, with several excellent locations...
Posted on Wednesday, January 05, 2022 03:50 PM
As of January 5, 2022 municipal facilities will be temporarily closed. The Municipal Offices at 1, Cameron Street East Cannington will be available by appointment only. Facilities will remain closed until January 26, 2022, at which time the Premier of Ontario may mandate extended closures for an additional 7 days at a time.
Posted on Wednesday, January 05, 2022 03:42 PM
Are you an older adult in Durham Region looking for fun new ways to get active? An upcoming series of free virtual movement classes will focus on core strength and balance, tailored to older residents looking to get active and fit—a great way to prioritize your health and have fun while doing it.
When: January 12, 19, 26 and February 2; from 1 to 2 p.m.
Where: These events are virtual. Register online at durham.ca/LearningSeries.
Who: This free virtual event series will be instructed...
Posted on Tuesday, January 04, 2022 04:33 PM
The Province of Ontario will be entering a Modified Step Two of the Roadmap to Reopen effective January 5, 2022.
In an effort to reduce the spread of the highly transmittable Omicron variant of the COVID-19 virus, as mandated by the provincial government, and for the health and safety of residents and staff, municipal facilities will be temporarily closed. The Municipal Offices at 1, Cameron Street East Cannington will be available by appointment only. Facilities will remain closed until January...
Posted on Tuesday, January 04, 2022 02:54 PM
DRPS completed its seventh week of the Festive R.I.D.E program, stopping more than 120 vehicles and charging six drivers with impaired driving offences.
Durham Regional Officers conducted R.I.D.E checks in Ajax, Clarington, Pickering, Scugog, Whitby and Oshawa with the following totals (the numbers in brackets reflect 2020 seventh week totals for comparison):
The 2021 Festive R.I.D.E. final totals are as follows (with the 2020 Festive R.I.D.E. final totals in brackets):
6761 (8,464) ...