Posted on Sunday, November 15, 2020 06:00 PM
Town to be transformed by 100,000 vibrant lights
Whitby is getting transformed by approximately 100,000 twinkling lights this holiday season. Starting November 27 through mid-January residents can experience a magical winter wonderland by visiting Grass Park, Celebration Square and Whitby Civic Park. Glowing art and interactive light installations will be on display as Whitby Lights the Night. Visitors to Whitby’s two downtown cores will notice a winter festival of lights and stars lining...
Posted on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 07:30 PM
Focus on 1855 Whitby
Whitby is making its mark as a top destination for business, talent and investment. Whitby’s innovation district, located in Downtown Whitby,is home to close to 20 technology businesses, including 1855 Whitby, 360insights and geekSpeak. Today, the technology sector in downtown Whitby collectively employs over 500 people.Let’s learn more about 1855 Whitby – Whitby and Durham Region's first and only technology accelerator.
Posted on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 02:15 AM
Today, the Town of Whitby pays tribute to veterans and active service members on Remembrance Day, supporting its two local Legions – Brooklin Legion Branch 152 and Whitby Legion Branch 112. Mayor Don Mitchell issued the following statement:
“The Town recognizes and thanks all veterans and active members of the Canadian Armed Forces for their service on this solemn and important day for our nation. While there will be no public Remembrance Day gatherings in Whitby this year due to the pandemic, it...
Posted on Tuesday, November 03, 2020 06:15 PM
Did-you-know: for every new vehicle the Town of Whitby purchases, new trees are planted within Whitby? The first 25 trees of the Town’s ‘Fleet to Trees’ program were planted in Bradley Park last week. Watch this video to learn more: https://youtu.be/DHHQ9XnFxdg
The purpose of the ‘Fleet to Trees’ program is to help offset greenhouse gas emissions created by Town vehicles, such as fire, waste collection and winter maintenance trucks that service the community. For every new vehicle purchase the Town...
Posted on Tuesday, November 03, 2020 05:45 AM
The Town of Whitby is proud to support its two local Legions: Brooklin Legion Branch 152 and Whitby Legion Branch 112. While Remembrance Services will not be open to the public this year due to COVID-19, there are a number of ways you can still pay tribute to our veterans and active service members, by:
Tuning into a virtual ceremony on November 11: