Posted on Thursday, May 04, 2023 12:54 PM
On behalf of The Regional Municipality of Durham, Neptune Technology Group will be scheduling appointments with property owners whose water meters need replacement.
When: Residents may receive notices from now until the replacement program is completed.
Why: To upgrade existing water meters and update user accounts to allow the Region of Durham to conduct remote readings.
Note: Neptune will attempt to contact the property owner via letter and by phone regarding planned water meter replacement.
Posted on Thursday, April 20, 2023 01:38 PM
Oshawa’s trail system encompasses almost 410 hectares of parkland and provides more than 27 km of paved surface for community members to explore. Our trails offer excellent opportunities for outdoor physical activities like walking, running, and cycling.
Trail users are reminded to be courteous to one another and follow these rules so that everyone may enjoy Oshawa’s trail system:
General Trail Use
Trail users are reminded to:
- keep dogs on a minimal leash (not exceeding two metres);
- keep to the...
Posted on Friday, March 24, 2023 04:10 PM
The Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act, 1996 (the Act) requires organizations that receive public funding from the Province of Ontario to disclose annually the names, positions, salaries and total taxable benefits of employees paid $100,000 or more in a calendar year. The Act aims to make Ontario’s public sector more open and accountable to taxpayers.
The Act applies to organizations such as the Government of Ontario, Crown agencies, municipalities, hospitals, boards of public health, school...
Durham Region Notice: Health Department monitoring local area for potential avian influenza in birds
Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2023 03:02 PM
Durham Region Health Department is currently monitoring recent reports of dead birds that have been found in the Uxbridge area for potential avian influenza. In addition to reports from Uxbridge, the Health Department is also aware of other multiple dead bird sightings in other jurisdictions throughout the greater Toronto area.
“As it is currently migratory season for many bird species, residents may notice higher than usual sightings of birds that are sick or in distress, or birds that are...
Posted on Thursday, March 09, 2023 03:50 PM
Oshawa Fire Services reminds community members to replace the batteries in their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms when they change their clocks and spring forward this weekend.
Daylight saving time starts at 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 12, when clocks are set ahead one hour and is an important reminder for everyone to ensure that their smoke alarms are working correctly.
Working smoke alarms save lives. For as little as $40, the cost of a smoke/carbon monoxide alarm is one of the best investments you...