Posted on Monday, August 22, 2022 11:30 AM
The next Oshawa Municipal & School Board Elections are Monday, October 24, but qualified Oshawa voters don’t need to wait until Voting Day to cast their ballot! In addition to the traditional Voting Day and advance voting opportunities, qualified Oshawa voters can request to vote-by-mail this year.
To cast their vote from home, Oshawa voters should visit voteoshawa.ca and request a vote-by-mail package by completing the following process:
- confirm their voter information (name, date...
Posted on Wednesday, August 17, 2022 03:00 PM
Residents and property owners can now better understand how the City invested their 2022 tax dollars by completing the new personalized, estimated receipt tool.
Have you tried it yet? Complete the tool now!
After entering their assessed property value, Oshawa residents and property owners will receive a line-by-line account of how much City programs and services and external agency support cost them individually. Users should input their assessed property value without any commas.
Renters can request...
Posted on Monday, August 15, 2022 02:45 PM
Community members are invited to review and provide feedback on the preliminary design concepts for a potential cultural hub in Oshawa.
The City of Oshawa is undertaking a Feasibility Study related to the potential conversion of its Arts Resource Centre into a cultural hub. Phase 1 of the Study’s public and stakeholder consultation was held earlier this year and resulted in a vision for an accessible and inclusive space for creative participation supporting artists, creatives, and members of the...
Posted on Thursday, August 11, 2022 01:30 PM
Bike enthusiasts are reminded to ride safely when taking in the jumps at Oshawa’s first BMX Bike Park. The park is now open for public use at 1095 Thornton Road North (east side of Thornton Road and south of the Oshawa Airport Golf Club).
The BMX Park is a dirt jump track that is approximately 5,000 square metres and incorporates numerous features including bermed corners, rolling step ups/downs, rollers, double rollers and tilted rollers. The park is divided into beginner, intermediate and advanced...
Posted on Wednesday, August 10, 2022 11:25 AM
Planned planting of 1500 replacement trees has begun
Community members may see forestry crews at work in their neighbourhoods as the tree canopy throughout Oshawa continues to be impacted by the invasive insect Emerald Ash Borer (E.A.B.).
First confirmed in Oshawa in 2011, forestry staff have taken proactive measures over the last 10 years by treating parks and boulevard ash trees with TreeAzin, but unfortunately, the treatment does not guarantee tree survival. Although, the City has seen success...