Posted on Tuesday, February 22, 2022 09:18 AM
World Water Day is taking place on Tuesday, March 22. Here’s how to participate:
Visit the Whitby Public Library on Tuesday, March 22 at 7 p.m. to attend a free screening of the documentary "SHORELINE: The Paddle Against Plastic", an inspiring film that follows Rochelle Byrne as she embarks on a 430km paddle journey across Lake Ontario to raise awareness about plastic pollution. A live question and answer session will take place with Rochelle...
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2022 05:39 AM
Whitby, February 18, 2022 – Today, the Ontario government announced the upcoming removal of tolls on Highways 412 and 418 on April 5. In response to this announcement, Whitby Mayor Don Mitchell has issued the following statement:
“Today's announcement is great news for residents of Whitby and the entire Durham Region. I applaud Premier Ford and the Ontario government on today’s announcement that tolls will be removed on Highways 412 and 418 effective this April. Special thanks to Minister...
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2022 05:20 AM
Whitby, February 18, 2022 – Last night, at a Special Council meeting, Whitby Town Council approved the Town’s 2022 Budget, concluding the 2022 budget process. The approved budget will result in a 2.2 per cent Town increase or an estimated 0.8 per cent increase on the overall residential bill for Town services. This represents an increase of approximately 12* cents per day, per household for the delivery...
Posted on Monday, February 14, 2022 09:59 AM
Due to the upcoming October 24 municipal election, all applications for the Town's Development Fund Grant (up to $25,000), Mayor’s Golf Tournament Lead Cause Grant (up to $25,000) and Community Grants (up to $5,000) are due by March 31.
Local community and non-profit organizations that contribute to Whitby as a vibrant and caring community can apply to receive a 2022 Community Development grant.
All applications are reviewed by a Council-appointed citizens committee...
Posted on Monday, February 14, 2022 04:35 AM
The Town of Whitby’s is planning a new local park to be built on the west side of Coronation Road, south of Taunton Road. Community engagement is an important part of the design of this new park and we want to hear from you.
Now through March 4, visit connectwhitby.ca/CoronationRoad to view the proposed park design concept and comment on it and the playground equipment being planned for the park