Posted on Monday, January 25, 2021 07:19 AM
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The Town of Whitby’s proposed 2021 Budget is now available online.
The 2021 Budget Highlights publication, which features the Town’s key accomplishments in online.and top priorities for 2021, is also available
The proposed budget reflects Council’s approval of a budget target of 0.55 per cent increase (or $2.57 per month for the average residential property*) on the total residential bill for Town services. This...
Posted on Friday, January 22, 2021 06:27 AM
Residents are reminded to stay off the ice at stormwater ponds (also known as retention ponds). These are not intended for recreational uses, like skating.
To help explain why, Whitby Fire and Emergency Services Chief Dave Speed issued the following statement:
“This year more than ever, we’ve seen an increase in the number of residents skating and playing on the Town’s 40 plus stormwater management ponds. These...
Posted on Friday, January 22, 2021 02:27 AM
Bands, buskers and musicians are invited to apply to the annual Call for Performers for the Town’s 2021 virtual events and possible live events (subject to COVID-19 restrictions).
The deadline for applications is 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 7, 2021.
To be considered, applicants must complete the online application form which includes providing a two to three sentence biography, promotional video and/or links to a website or live performance.
The performers will be evaluated by an online jury...
Posted on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 09:41 AM
Whitby is inviting local community and non-profit organizations that help make the Town a vibrant and caring community to apply for Community Development Grants.
The application deadline for the Town's 2021 Mayor’s Golf Tournament grant (up to $25,000) is March 31, 2021. Additional community grants are available through the Mayor's Community Development Fund (MCDF) Grant Recipients and Performing Arts Community Development Fund (PACDF). Applications for grants of up to $5,000 can be applied for throughout...
Posted on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 03:15 AM
The Town is committed to being safe and inclusive. We want to know your thoughts on diversity, equality and inclusion. Have you experienced discrimination in Whitby? Do you have suggestions to help us celebrate our diversity? Register for Connect Whitby, then visit connectwhitby.ca/diversitysurvey to complete a short survey by Friday, February 12.
Responses will be shared with the Town’s Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Committee (DIAC). DIAC advises Council...