Posted on Friday, November 03, 2023 09:33 AM
The Town of Whitby is proud to support its two local Legions: Brooklin Legion Branch 152 and Whitby Legion Branch 112. Here are just a few of the ways you can pay tribute to our veterans and active service members this month:1: Attend a ceremony on November 11 at 11 a.m. There are three locations to choose from:
Posted on Friday, November 03, 2023 05:36 AM
Whitby Chief Administrative Officer Matt Gaskell has issued the following statement on the status of bargaining with CUPE Local 53 Full-time:
Bargaining continued with CUPE Local 53 Full-time this week. Unfortunately, talks broke down after the Town tabled our last offer that included changes aimed at finding a resolution that will end this strike.
Our latest offer made changes to ensure zero impact on any current employee in their current position. Respecting CUPE’s concerns regarding work life...
Posted on Thursday, November 02, 2023 06:09 AM
Site to accept yard waste, garbage, and organics
On Monday, November 6, a new temporary waste drop-off location will open at 9 a.m. at 5015 Baldwin Street South. The site is accessible from Baldwin Street just north of the Groveside Cemetery. The new location replaces the temporary McKinney Centre waste drop-off site, which will close on Sunday, November 12.
The Baldwin Street location will accept yard waste (leaves, branches, pumpkins, etc.), garbage, and organics as part of the Town’s efforts to expand...
Posted on Wednesday, November 01, 2023 10:00 PM
Hello, Whitby! My monthly newsletter keeps residents informed about what’s happening in our town and encourages engagement and communication. I’m always open to hearing your feedback! Email email@example.com or call 905-430-4300 ext. 2203 to connect with me. -- Elizabeth RoyStrike information
I want to thank Whitby residents for your patience as we navigate the ongoing strike by CUPE 53 workers. While I am not a member of the Town’s bargaining committee, I continue to urge both sides to get back to...
Posted on Tuesday, October 31, 2023 02:50 AM
The Town of Whitby remains committed to having meaningful discussions and reaching a fair and reasonable agreement with CUPE Local 53 Full-time to end the strike.
While the CUPE strike action continues, the Town is working to expand its service delivery to meet the needs of the community through the continued redeployment of management and non-unionized staff, recall of part-time staff, and use of contracted services. This includes the phased reopening of recreational facilities and yard waste...