Posted on Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 AM
Investing in our community today and for the future
Tonight, Whitby kicked off its 2020 budget deliberations process with its proposed budget target presentation. Whitby Town Council approved the recommended proposed budget target, which represents a 1.99 per cent increase on the total residential bill for Town services or $8.90 per month per household*. The proposed 2020 budget target focuses on delivering the services residents rely on every day, while also preparing the community for future...
Posted on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 07:00 PM
Residents Invited to Participate in Community Gardens Open House on January 30
Residents and local gardeners are invited to attend a Community Open House on how to create and operate a Community Garden on Town-owned or leased/licensed land.
During the session, participants will learn about the environmental and social benefits of community gardening, as well as how to start a community garden or join an existing group of gardeners. A presentation from guest speaker Mary Drummond of Durham...
Posted on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 05:30 AM
The Town of Whitby would like to advise GO Passengers who park at Iroquois Park Sports Centre (IPSC) of an upcoming temporary lot closure being implemented on Friday, January 17 as a result of the Novice Winter Classic hockey event.
With more than 4,000 participants expected to visit IPSC during the event on Friday, January 17, all parking spaces at IPSC (including those typically assigned to GO Transit users) will be allocated for the tournament and facility users. GO Transit users are...
Posted on Thursday, January 09, 2020 04:45 AM
Whitby: an active, innovative and connected community
The Town of Whitby kicked off 2020 with its new corporate brand. The roll-out of the new brand began this week with publications, event assets and digital communications. Residents will continue to see the brand roll-out throughout the year and beyond. The new brand focuses on showcasing Whitby as an active, innovative and connected community.
The Town would like to thank the more than 2,000 residents and staff who provided feedback on the new...
Posted on Tuesday, January 07, 2020 09:00 PM
Whitby Youth Invited to Apply Online Before the February 4 Deadline
The Town’s 2020 call for Whitby Idol applicants has begun.
Between now and Tuesday, February 4, Whitby youth ages 12 to 18 are invited to apply (as individuals or groups) for Whitby Idol – the Town’s annual singing competition that showcases the vocal talents of local youth. Interested youth can apply online on our Youth Events page.
Applicants will be auditioned at the Brooklin Community Centre and Library (8 Vipond Rd) on...