Sustainability, Heritage, Downtowns and Community Development

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The Sustainability, Heritage, Downtowns and Community Development Division is committed to working closely with businesses, business associations, residents, and other stakeholders in the community on the following key objectives:

  • to establish vibrant and safe downtowns in the Town of Whitby
  • to promote a prosperous and diversified economy
  • to preserve and advance Whitby's heritage and cultural resources
  • to promote sustainability within the community

The responsibilities of the Sustainability, Heritage, Downtowns and Community Development Division include:

  • Urban renewal and revitalization in the downtown areas
  • Strategic Plans and Community Improvement Plans for the downtown areas
  • Heritage Planning for the Town of Whitby
  • Sustainability for the Town of Whitby
  • Liaising with Advisory Committees including:  Whitby's Downtown Steering Committees, LACAC  Heritage Whitby, and the Whitby Sustainability Advisory Committee
  • Façade Improvement Grant Program
  • Heritage Tax Rebate Program
  • Advertising and promoting opportunities for downtown business advertising
  • Coordinating downtown community events

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