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Posted Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Residents and business owners invited to provide feedback on Town programs and services The Town of Whitby is seeking resident feedback on its current programs and services, in addition to the Town’s priorities for the future.   From now to July 6, residents and business owners are invited to have their say by completing a short telephone or online survey. Public-opinion firm Forum Research will conduct 400 randomized and confidential telephone surveys of residents. Those not randomly sel...

Posted Thursday, June 14, 2018

Mayor Don Mitchell today attended the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence (GLSL) Cities Initiative annual conference in Ajax. At the conference, Canadian and US mayors celebrated the strong, integrated relationship on environment and economy that binds the two countries and the Great Lakes St. Lawrence region as a whole. Also at the conference, civic leaders announced the creation of the Mayors’ Council on Nature and Communities, a new venture to create natural spaces in urbanized areas and cont...

Posted Thursday, June 14, 2018

Residents of all ages and abilities are invited to take part in the more than 35 free, family-friendly events being hosted by the Town this summer.   Back by popular demand, the Town’s summer programming includes Music in the Park, Culture in the Square, Movies in the Park and Fresh Air in the Square. “From movie and music events to culture and family fitness activities, our summer events offer something for everyone,” said Mayor Don Mitchell. “Events like these are an ...

Posted Wednesday, June 13, 2018

The Town would like to advise residents that Veridian Corporation (“Veridian”) and Whitby Hydro Energy Corporation (“Whitby Hydro”) are proceeding to seek shareholder approvals for the proposed merger of the two companies. Residents are invited to attend the following Special Council Meeting being held to consider the approval of the potential merger: When: Monday, June 25, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. Where: Town Hall, 575 Rossland Road East, Whitby Note: Residents interested ...

Posted Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Residents are invited to attend a meeting being held on Monday, June 18, at Town Hall to discuss the potential donation of land to Durham Region Hospice to support the development of a 10-bed residential hospice in Whitby. Residential hospices provide free, end-of-life care and support to terminally ill residents and their families in a homelike and welcoming environment. The 3-acre parcel of land being considered (Block K Plan Ml133) is located on the north-east comer of Prince of Wales Drive ...