Posted on Thursday, June 10, 2021 05:47 AM
June is National Indigenous History Month and June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day. The Town is recognizing the history, heritage and diversity of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples in Canada.
Through its core values and People Strategy, the Town is committed to celebrating diversity and supporting an environment where everyone is valued and respected.
There are many ways to learn more about Indigenous culture, history and challenges facing its people today.
Posted on Thursday, June 10, 2021 05:00 AM
Starting Wednesday, June 16, residents will once again be able to enjoy live performances from local musicians from the comfort of their homes during ‘Whitby Live’ – the Town’s virtual summer concert series.
Performances will take place each Wednesday at 7 p.m. from June 16 to August 19. Residents can livestream performances through the Town of Whitby’s Facebook page.
The first Whitby...
Posted on Wednesday, June 09, 2021 01:52 AM
Address: 90 Ribblesdale Drive
The Pringle Creek Park playground renewal is part of the Town of Whitby’s ongoing playground replacement program intended to replace aging playground equipment and improve accessibility.
The proposed replacement of the Pringle Creek Park playground includes new equipment and the replacement of all sand surfacing with engineered wood fibre surfacing.
The existing size and shape of the playground area will remain the same with improvements undertaking to improve accessibility.
Posted on Tuesday, June 08, 2021 07:31 AM
Outdoor gatherings of 10 people, non-essential retail and outdoor dining to open
The move is based on improvements in key public health and health system indicators, as well as more than 60 per cent of adults having received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine. The province will remain in Step One...
Posted on Tuesday, June 08, 2021 01:22 AM
On May 26, Lakeridge Health announced preliminary steps in the process to select a site for a new acute care hospital with an emergency room being planned for Durham Region.
Yesterday evening, June 7, 2021, the Whitby Hospital Task Force – a group of community and Town representatives preparing for next steps in the site selection process – also provided an update to Town Council.