Posted on Sunday, October 18, 2020 06:00 PM
Small businesses play an important role in our local economy and help make up the fabric of our unique community. This week, the Town of Whitby is joining municipalities across Canada in recognizing Small Business Week (October 19 to 23).
The Town is continuing and building on its supports for small businesses in our community through:Downtown Parking Supports
Based on feedback from businesses, the Town of Whitby and Downtown Whitby Business Improvement Area (BIA) are continuing to partner...
Posted on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 01:45 AM
From Tuesday, October 13 to Tuesday, October 27 the Town will begin to gather community feedback on the proposed design for a new district park to be built in West Whitby at the northeast corner of Des Newman Boulevard and Whitefish Street.
Due to COVID-19 - and to make participating easier for residents - the open house is being conducted virtually over a two week period. Visit connectwhitby.ca/westwhitbypark to participate.
Proposed park design features include:
Posted on Thursday, October 08, 2020 04:30 AM
In light of the upcoming Thanksgiving long weekend, Mayor Mitchell and Whitby Town Council Members are urging residents to stay vigilant over the holiday.
The following statement is being issued on behalf of Mayor Mitchell:
“Although case numbers in Whitby and Durham Region are lower than some of our neighbours, we must all remain vigilant and continue to do our part to stop the spread of the virus.
Respect the provincial gathering limits and physically distance from those living outside...
Posted on Wednesday, October 07, 2020 12:15 AM
Thanksgiving will look a little different this year due to COVID-19 – here is what you need to know:
Protect Others and Help Stop the Spread of COVID-19
With COVID-19 case counts back on the rise, it is more important than ever to follow public health advice to stop the spread of the virus by practicing physical distancing with those outside your household, washing hands often, properly wear a face mask and staying home when sick.
Non-medical face masks or coverings are mandatory when inside commercial...
Posted on Monday, October 05, 2020 02:30 AM
Provide feedback on Town budget, programs and more at connectwhitby.ca
The Town of Whitby has launched its new digital engagement platform – connectwhitby.ca. Its purpose: to make it easy for Whitby residents to connect with the Town and share feedback on the municipal budget decisions, projects and initiatives that matter to them.
Residents are encouraged to visit and register at connectwhitby.ca to view and participate in the Town’s current engagement opportunities. Feedback collected from...