Posted on Thursday, December 03, 2020 12:51 PM
Whitby, Ontario – Members of the Transit Executive Committee (TEC) met virtually at Regional Headquarters on Wednesday, December 2, to discuss various Durham Region Transit (DRT) initiatives and updates, which included holiday season service levels, upcoming service enhancements and the DRT U-Pass agreement for the 2020-2021 academic year. Details and other highlights include:
- Holiday season service: In response to annual lower ridership during the holiday period, DRT will operate with reduced service...
Posted on Wednesday, December 02, 2020 09:01 AM
Whitby, Ontario – In support of Durham Vision Zero, the Regional Municipality of Durham would like to remind drivers, pedestrians and cyclists to be vigilant and safe on the road as darkness comes earlier.
With the increase of residents staying home amid COVID-19, there are more pedestrians and cyclists out in the community. It’s also getting darker earlier during the prime hours for people to take a walk or cycle.
Durham Region is offering the following tips to all roadway users to improve safety.
Posted on Tuesday, December 01, 2020 02:52 PM
As part of Envision Durham, the Region of Durham has released Proposed Policy Directions pertaining to Major Transit Station Areas (MTSAs).
There are eight MTSAs identified within Durham along the GO Train Lakeshore East line. Four of the proposed MTSAs are located along the committed GO East extension to Bowmanville at Thornton’s Corners, Central Oshawa, Courtice, and Bowmanville. The MTSA Proposed Policy Directions provide an overview of the proposed MTSAs, summarizes best practices, trends and...
Posted on Tuesday, December 01, 2020 02:49 PM
The Regional Municipality of Durham is seeking Durham Region resident volunteers to serve as members of the Energy-From-Waste – Waste Management Advisory Committee (EFW-WMAC). This is a volunteer position that provides advice to the Works Committee on issues such as waste diversion, waste management, environmental performance and monitoring of the Durham York Energy Centre (DYEC), an energy-from-waste facility.
Interested Durham Region residents must provide a detailed resumé with a cover letter...