Posted on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 10:22 AM
Today, Tuesday, January 12, the Ontario government announced a stay-at-home order and declared a second state of emergency for the province, in addition to further restrictions and enforcement under the current province-wide lockdown.
The stay-at-home order is effective as of this Thursday, January 14 at 12:01 a.m. The state of emergency is effective immediately and will be re-evaluated by the Province in 14 days.
Here's what you need to know now:
Residents must limit close contact to those...
Posted on Monday, December 21, 2020 08:53 AM
On Monday, December 21, the Ontario government announced that the entire province – including the Town of Whitby – will move to a full shutdown effective as of 12:01 a.m. on Boxing Day, Saturday, December 26.
In Whitby, the new restrictions will remain in effect until Saturday, January 23, 2021. The Ontario government will reassess the need for continued shutdowns after that period. The current COVID-19 Response Framework will be paused...
Posted on Tuesday, December 01, 2020 07:45 PM
The Town of Whitby would like to advise residents that the Ministry of Transportation Ontario (MTO) has scheduled construction at the intersection of Brock Street and Whitby GO Station for this weekend (December 4 to 6), weather permitting. MTO has advised that this will impact traffic traveling on Brock Street, Whitby GO Access (to/from Brock Street), Consumers Drive, Victoria Street, and the Highway 401 eastbound on-ramp and off-ramp at Brock Street as follows:
Posted on Friday, November 20, 2020 06:30 PM
On Friday, November 20, the Ontario government announced that municipalities within the Durham Region Public Health Unit – including the Town of Whitby – will move to the Red-Control Level of the provincial Keeping Ontario Safe and Open Framework. The change is effective as of 12:01 a.m. on Monday, November 23.
At the Red-Control Level, broader-scale measures and restrictions, across multiple sectors, have been put in effect to control the transmission of COVID-19. Here’s what you need to know:
Posted on Monday, August 31, 2020 02:00 AM
The Town of Whitby continues to take steps to safely reopen municipal facilities to residents. This includes the expansion of services being offered in-person by appointment.
As we approach the fall and Labour Day long weekend, here’s what residents need to know about Town facilities and in-person services that are reopening next:
Whitby Civic Recreation Complex Health Club and Anne...