Posted on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 09:00 AM
Local broadband rollouts part of Bell’s accelerated capital investment program driving the growth of Canada’s next-generation broadband network infrastructure
Bell today announced a major milestone in its expansion of pure fibre Internet service to homes and businesses in urban and rural areas of Oshawa. As part of its accelerated capital investment in national next-generation network infrastructure, Bell has now reached more than 44,000 Oshawa locations with all-fibre broadband access. The expansion...
Posted on Friday, August 20, 2021 10:30 AM
The Greater Oshawa Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors would like to extend its sincere thanks to Nancy Shaw, CEO, who will retire on September 7, 2021 after almost six years of outstanding service to the business community.
Ms. Shaw’s vision and leadership has transformed the Chamber’s business practices, vision and pathway. Her strong leadership and dedication have supported and strengthened the business community in Oshawa and surrounding areas. “It has been an honour and a pleasure to serve...
Durham Region Notice: Public Open House for Regional Official Plan Amendment for Protected Major Transit Station Areas
Posted on Friday, July 30, 2021 11:15 AM
As part of Envision Durham,the Region of Durham is considering an amendment to the Regional Official Plan (ROP) to implement policies that support transit-oriented development within Protected Major Transit Station Areas (PMTSAs) across the region. PMTSAs are generally defined as the area within an approximate 500 to 800 metre radius of a transit station, representing a 10 minute walk. A virtual Public Open House and Statutory Public Meeting will be held to provide interested parties the opportunity...
Posted on Thursday, July 29, 2021 09:00 AM
The City of Oshawa is seeking applicants for its newest consultative committee, Group 20Thirty, the steering committee that will support the development of the new action plan for Downtown Oshawa, “Plan 20Thirty”.
The purpose of the Plan 20Thirty Steering Committee is to advise and collaborate on the analysis and background work that will form the basis of a new downtown action plan and strategy.
To view the previous downtown action plan, “plan 20Twenty”, and the Terms of Reference for the Committee,...
Posted on Thursday, July 22, 2021 08:15 AM
Construction value issued in Oshawa remained strong last month, with the City of Oshawa setting two building records in June 2021:
- Highest number of permits issued in June on record with 318 (surpassing record of 310 set in 1976).
- Highest number of Accessory Apartments issued in June on record with 19 (surpassing 9 set in 2020).
During the month of June, the City issued 318 building permits for a total of almost $55.3 million in construction value. Of that total, $50 million relates to Residential construction,...