Posted on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 01:00 AM
Town strongly opposes amalgamation of upper and lower tier municipalities in Durham Region
On Monday, February 25, 2019, Whitby Mayor Don Mitchell and Chief Administrative Officer Matt Gaskell met with the Province of Ontario’s special advisors to the Regional Government Review process.
On Tuesday, January 15, 2019, the province announced its intention to undertake a review of regional government. The commencement of this review involved the special advisors meeting with the Head of Council from...
Posted on Monday, March 18, 2019 12:30 AM
Community partners play an important role in what makes Whitby a vibrant place in which to live, work and grow. That is why, over the next five years, the Town of Whitby (the Town) is pleased to announce that it will be providing $1 million in funding to Durham College to support the expansion of its Whitby campus.
The expansion project being undertaken by Durham College will see the construction of a new 60,000 sq. ft. centre that will double the college’s industrial skilled trades training capacity....
Posted on Friday, March 15, 2019 02:00 AM
Posted on Tuesday, March 05, 2019 04:00 AM
Town celebrates March as National Procurement Month
To help kick off March as National Procurement Month, the Town of Whitby is sending out the message that the municipality is open for business. Each year, the Town purchases over $100 million of goods, services and construction to support the Town’s programs, services and infrastructure.
“As Whitby continues to grow bigger and better, we want to ensure we’re open for business,” said Mayor Don Mitchell. “This month, and always, we encourage...
Posted on Tuesday, March 05, 2019 02:00 AM
Whitby youth encouraged to apply before April 5 deadline
Youth artists in Whitby have the opportunity to showcase their artistic talents in this year’s Art Attack event being on Thursday, May 2, 2019.
Art Attack is an annual event held by the Town of Whitby, in partnership with Station Gallery, to celebrate and showcase the creativity of local youth ages 12 to 18.
“From sculpting to painting to poetry, the artistic talents of Whitby youth are incredible,” said Whitby Mayor Don Mitchell. “We look...