Durham Region Notice: Letter from John Henry, Regional Chair and CEO Re: Support for Durham Region Businesses and Employees through the COVID-19 Pandemic
Posted on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 02:15 PM
Today, John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer reached out to the federal and provincial governments to share his concern for the business community.
Read the letter on the Region of Durham's website.
Posted on Monday, March 16, 2020 05:30 AM
Posted on Thursday, February 20, 2020 11:30 AM
The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer for The Regional Municipality of Durham; Dan Carter, Mayor of the City of Oshawa; and Adrian Foster, Mayor of the Municipality of Clarington:
“Today, the Metrolinx Board of Directors endorsed the GO East Rail Extension through Oshawa to Bowmanville in Clarington, featuring four new station stops located along the Canadian Pacific mainline north of Highway 401.
These stations—located at Thornton’s...
Posted on Thursday, February 13, 2020 09:30 AM
The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer for The Regional Municipality of Durham:
“Today, Durham Region remains on the right track. We are pleased to see the GO east expansion moving ahead; offering an option that meets the needs of our growing communities.
Metrolinx has confirmed a route—north of Highway 401—that will provide rail service from Union Station (in Toronto) to Thornton’s Corners, a central station in downtown Oshawa, and...
Posted on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 11:15 AM
Building construction in Oshawa set six building records in 2019:
- Highest July Industrial of $71,300,000 (surpassing 2006’s record by $51.3 million)
- Highest August Residential of $72,520,900 (surpassing 2013’s record by $31 million)
- Highest August Governmental/Institutional of $41,214,000 (surpassing 2010’s record by $27.61 million)
- Highest August Apartment units of 214 (surpassing 2013’s record of 206 units)
- Highest August Total of $128,227,500 (surpassing 2014’s record by $59.7 million)