Durham Region reminds residents of special waste collection services

Posted on Monday, July 20, 2020 08:35 AM

If you have an old appliance, porcelain bathroom fixtures, couch or television that you would like to have collected, the Region of Durham offers free special curbside collection services for households in Ajax, Brock, Clarington, Pickering, Scugog and Uxbridge.

Special waste collection is available for:

  • Metal goods such as stoves, washers, dryers, air conditioners, dehumidifiers, refrigerators, dishwashers, freezers and microwaves.
  • Porcelain bathroom fixtures such as toilets, bidets, sinks and...

Splash Pad Temporarily Closed

Posted on Thursday, July 16, 2020 05:12 PM

Culvert Excavation Work Proceeds across Brock St.

Posted on Friday, July 10, 2020 02:56 PM

Pedestrians routed across construction on new walkway


Construction work has been proceeding on the Brock St. culvert and the contractor will begin excavating across Brock. St. the week of July 20th. The work will close sidewalks on both sides of the street simultaneously. The contractor has created a paved walkway that connects Toronto St. with the walkway beside Circle K Convenience Store to provide a means for pedestrians to access the entire street.

“Closing the sidewalk on both...

Township Page, Cosmos July 9, 2020

Posted on Wednesday, July 08, 2020 02:44 PM

The July 9, 2020 issue of the Township page is now available for viewing.

Non-medical masks and face coverings mandatory while in indoor places accessible to the public

Posted on Monday, July 06, 2020 09:25 AM

Whitby, Ontario – The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer for The Regional Municipality of Durham:

“Today, Dr. Robert Kyle, Durham Region Medical Officer of Health, issued instructions to ensure the mandatory use of non-medical masks or face coverings within most public and enclosed indoor spaces, effective July 10.

This means that non-medical masks or face coverings are mandatory for all community members, with the exception of...

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