Metrolinx Notice: Plan to attend the Metrolinx review of the Durham-Scarborough Bus Rapid Transit preliminary design for Oshawa June 3
Posted on Friday, May 21, 2021 05:15 AM
Metrolinx wants to hear from you about the Durham-Scarborough Bus Rapid Transit (DSBRT) preliminary design. Your feedback is vital to moving this important transit project forward.
Date: Thursday, June 3, 2021
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
A project update will be provided from 6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. followed by a questions and answers session. Questions will be answered based on popularity (total votes); submit and/or vote on questions now. Questions may also be submitted during...
Posted on Monday, May 10, 2021 11:00 AM
The City of Oshawa has provided a letter of support to Rogers Communications for Rogers’ application for federal funding to bring high-speed Internet to areas of Oshawa.
Rogers has submitted an application under the Federal Government’s $1.75 billion Universal Broadband Fund to connect eligible homes and businesses in Oshawa to Rogers’ high-speed Internet network. The households are primarily in the rural areas of Oshawa, and the application would also see connection for businesses in the Northwood...
Posted on Wednesday, May 05, 2021 09:15 AM
In an effort to help support our local businesses, Durham Region will be conducting a Business Count from May through August as part of an annual Regional project to gather employment statistics and build a stronger local economy.
Due to the ongoing pandemic, the 2021 Business Count will be conducted through a short online or phone survey. Members of the Region’s Business Count Team will reach out to local businesses via phone to gather basic information about the type and nature of the company, the...
Posted on Monday, May 03, 2021 10:00 AM
Businesses in the downtown area of Oshawa are encouraged to learn more about a pilot project that temporarily permits sandwich board signs.
Sandwich board signs are an affordable tool for businesses to advertise to visitors and community members, especially during the summer season.
The pilot project runs until April 1, 2023 and permits sandwich board signs in Central Business District Zones in the Downtown Oshawa Urban Growth Centre.
As part of the pilot project, business owners in the downtown area...
Posted on Monday, May 03, 2021 09:15 AM
The former RBC building on 27 Simcoe St. N., at the corner of Bond Street in downtown Oshawa has been transformed into an exciting new boutique grocery store with a farmers market.
URBN MRKT Picks & Social Hall officially opened on April 20, 2021 offering local residents something fresh, innovative and new in downtown Oshawa while also preserving the building’s original façade and unique architecture.
“URBN MRKT Picks is an exciting new addition to our downtown offering locally produced, diverse...