Posted on Thursday, February 15, 2024 06:25 AM
Premier Doug Ford made the comments on CKDO Radio
One week after the Town of Whitby launched a community advocacy campaign for a new hospital, I was pleased to hear Premier Doug Ford go on record saying “there’s going to be a Whitby hospital” during a Feb. 15 interview on CKDO Radio.
Thank you to the Province for listening to our community’s collective voice. During the Feb. 15 interview, the Premier noted that “very shortly, we will be issuing the planning grants.”
Both the $3 million capital...
Posted on Wednesday, February 07, 2024 04:00 AM
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Mayor Roy has issued the following statement on the launch of a new advocacy campaign:
Today, we launched the next step in our advocacy to bring a new hospital to Durham Region.
January 2024 marked two years since Lakeridge Health’s independent panel of experts announced land in Whitby as the preferred site for a new Durham hospital to be located.
For two years, we have waited patiently for the Province to approve a $3...
Posted on Tuesday, January 30, 2024 03:00 AM
More family physicians, parks, and community partnerships to support those in need part of the action items already underway
Mayor Elizabeth Roy has released the following statement sharing the first annual update on the key actions completed in Whitby’s new Community Strategic Plan:
“It’s been less than one year since the launch of Whitby’s new Community Strategic Plan and I am incredibly pleased with the progress that has been made so far.
The plan was developed based on significant community...
Posted on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 07:00 AM
Whitby Town Council and staff recognize and value the contributions of the diverse communities that make our Town so unique and special. We also observe national and internationally recognized days and historical events. Learn more about Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Whitby.
Read on to see a list of awareness days and observances for March 2024. Be sure to subscribe to this Awareness Days and Observances page for updates or visit whitby.ca/calendar to see if there are any virtual or in-person...
Posted on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 03:05 AM
Did you know that the Town is home to over 200 events each year? From Movies in the Park, to the Brooklin Harvest Festival, to the Whitby Lights the Night, and more.
Strategic Priority number two of the Special Events Strategy identified the need for the development and delivery of a new, Town-led Signature event that will encourage collaboration between many community groups and reflect the unique attributes of the community. As a community member - we want to hear from you!
Have an idea for a...