Posted on Friday, July 10, 2020 10:00 AM
Today, GM Canada’s Oshawa Operations welcomed the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry and the Honourable Anita Anand, Minister of Public Services and Procurement to help celebrate the one millionth mask produced out of the Canadian Mask Making (CMM) room for the Government of Canada. This is the first millionth milestone in the journey to 10 million masks.
“Thank you to our government for their leadership and partnership as we work towards producing 10 million masks,”...
Posted on Monday, July 06, 2020 10:15 AM
The City of Oshawa continues a strong year for building activity in 2020, with June hitting a new record for industrial construction value.
In June 2020, the City of Oshawa Issued $82,514,800 in total construction value, consisting of:
- $ 62,930,400 in Industrial construction value,
- $ 9,951,500 in Residential,
- $ 9,604,500 in Commercial,
- $ 28,400 in Governmental/Institutional.
- Issued 96 building permits,
- Issued 26 Residential units (10 semi-detached, 9 accessory dwellings,...
Posted on Monday, June 29, 2020 09:00 AM
Learn more and ask questions about COVID-19 relief efforts, Oshawa’s reopening, the Mayor’s Economic Recovery Task Force and more during the City’s next virtual Town Hall on Wednesday, July 8. The virtual Town Hall will be hosted by Mayor Dan Carter and Regional Councillor Tito-Dante Marimpietri, the Chair of the Mayor’s Task Force on Economic Recovery. While geared towards the business community, all community members are welcome to participate.
When: The business COVID-19 virtual town hall will...
Posted on Friday, June 26, 2020 07:45 AM
As part of Envision Durham’s Growth Management Study, the Region of Durham will be reviewing requests for employment area conversions.
What: The protection of the region’s supply of employment land is important to the economic vitality of Durham.
Employment Areas are lands primarily set aside for manufacturing, warehousing and industrial uses. Employment area conversion allows the designation to change, permitting the land to be used for residential purposes (homes) or...
Posted on Thursday, June 25, 2020 09:45 AM
Durham Regional Council has approved the Regional Recovery Framework and Action Plan (report 2020-COW-22)—a roadmap to recovery that considers supports for vulnerable residents, local businesses and the modernization of Regional services and programs.
Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Durham Region has continued to provide essential services while ensuring the health and safety of its community members. New programs and services were developed to meet the emerging and urgent needs of residents...