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Posted Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Visitors to Town Hall will have noticed a number of changes currently underway - from the install of new flooring and walls to the temporary relocation of service desks. This construction is being completed as part of the multi-year Town Hall Redevelopment project, aimed at ensuring the facility meets the growing needs of the community. In the coming weeks, further renovations will be completed, including the install of new accessibility, security and lighting features. The main service desk wi...

Posted Monday, January 14, 2019

The Town would like to advise residents of a new By-law (#7464-18) that now prohibits smoking on the property of all Town recreation centres, arenas and libraries. The By-law came into effect on Tuesday, January 1, 2019. In addition to the properties noted above, smoking continues to be prohibited at all Town parks and special events. Smoking is also not permitted within 20 metres of Town Hall, the marina and other municipal administration buildings. Residents and visitors are asked to obey th...

Posted Thursday, January 10, 2019

Community grants and Lead Cause grants available for local causes The Town is inviting local community and non-profit organizations that contribute to Whitby as a vibrant and caring community to apply for the Town's 2019 Community Development Grant Programs. “A number of our residents trust and rely on community organizations to positively impact their lives,” said Mayor Don Mitchell. “The Town is committed to supporting as many of these organizations as poss...

Posted Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Musical talent and event performers sought for a variety of 2019 Town eventsStarting today, bands, buskers and musical performers are invited to apply to the annual call for performers and take part in some of the Town's 2019 events and festivals. “Last year, in response to our first call for performers, we received nearly 100 applications,” said Mayor Don Mitchell. “This year, we look forward to showcasing even more local talent through our community events.” More than...

Posted Monday, January 07, 2019

Town of Whitby ProjectsProject Number: T-85-2018 – Completion August 2019Garden Street Snow Storage FacilityWorks will include installation of storm quality ponds and granular filters.Region of Durham ProjectsWinchester Road (Regional Road 3) and Thickson Road (Regional Road 26)Reconstruction of Thickson Road from Kinross Avenue to Highway 407 (to be completed in 2018). Reconstruction of Winchester Road from Anderson Street to east of Garrard Street (to be completed in 2019). Works will in...