Posted on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 02:00 AM
Yes to pumpkins, corn stalks and leafs. No to plastics, hay bales and grass clippings.
The Town of Whitby would like to advise residents that Fall leaf and yard waste will be collected on your regular garbage collection day now through December 4, 2020.
Posted on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 03:15 AM
To protect the safety of waste collectors, family members and pets, residents are urged to ensure that waste – including sharp objects – is set out in a safe manner. Sharp items, such as broken glass, can cause serious injury when improperly set out in a garbage bag.
To safely dispose of a sharp object, place it in a puncture-proof container, such as a cardboard box, and label the container with the word “SHARP”. Doing so will let your garbage collector know to handle the item with caution....
Posted on Monday, September 21, 2020 01:00 AM
Residents invited to register for first webinar: Addressing Anti-Black Racism
Residents are invited to take part in a new four-part webinar series aimed at increasing community awareness, understanding and education on topics of diversity, equity and inclusion, including anti-Black racism.
The first webinar of the series – “Addressing Anti-Black Racism – An Introductory Discussion” – will take place on Tuesday, September 29 and will feature Allison Hector-Alexander, the Director of Office of Student...
Posted on Saturday, September 19, 2020 04:30 AM
Today, the provincial government announced that informal gathering limits will be reduced to 10 people indoors and 25 people outdoors throughout Ontario for at least the next 28 days, effective immediately. The following statement is being issued on behalf of Mayor Mitchell:
“We all have a responsibility to work together to help stop the spread of COVID-19 and must all do our part to follow public health practices, like practicing safe physical distancing, wearing a mask when physical distancing...
Posted on Thursday, September 17, 2020 02:45 AM
Residents are reminded that the final instalment of the 2020 Final Tax Billing is due on Thursday, September 24, 2020. This billing applies to all residential, farmland, pipeline and managed forest properties.
The final tax bills were mailed to property owners the last week of July 2020. If you did not receive a tax bill and you are responsible for payment, please contact the Tax Division at 905.430.4304 or 905.668.5803 to obtain the necessary information.
Please note that payments not received by...