Posted on Friday, March 27, 2020 09:15 AM
The safety, health and well-being of its community members and staff is the City’s top priority. As a further preventative measure, the City has cancelled all Recreation and Culture programs scheduled for the upcoming Spring session to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
All Spring program registrants will automatically receive a full refund on their activeOshawa account. City staff will be contacting registrants in the coming days to:
- answer questions in regards to program cancellation; and,
- learn if...
Durham Region Notice: Durham Region Health Department confirms second and third cases of COVID-19-related deaths
Posted on Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:45 PM
Durham Region Health Department has received confirmation of the Region’s second and third COVID-19-related deaths. The second individual is a male in his 80s, who had a history of travel. He was hospitalized at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on March 23 and passed away on March 24. The third individual is a male in his 40s who had no history of travel. He was hospitalized at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on March 19 and passed away on March 25.
“We are truly saddened to learn of these two additional deaths in...
Posted on Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:30 PM
To further mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the City has decided to temporarily close the Harmony Valley Off-Leash Dog Park.
“The City is closely monitoring the evolving situation and implementing preventative measures to protect our community,” said Oshawa Mayor Dan Carter. “We appreciate your cooperation in helping to flatten the curve.”
Dog owners are still welcome to walk their pets on-leash on City trails; however, if heading out, we ask you to follow the recommendations of health authorities...
Posted on Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:00 PM
Gap Committee launches new website
OSHAWA – Support for unsheltered individuals has remained a priority and an ongoing collaborative effort between the Region, City, service agencies and the faith community who continue to support and offer connections to our vulnerable community members.
“The Oshawa community continues to step up during COVID-19 and help those who need it most. Our service agencies, the faith community, the City and Region are reaching out, providing support and connections, lending...
Posted on Thursday, March 26, 2020 08:30 AM
As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, the Region of Durham remains focused on the health and safety of residents. Residents are advised of the following service changes:
- All water and sewer bill late payment charges, collection notifications and water shut offs for non-payment have been suspended. The Region will also offer enhanced payment flexibility for customers unable to pay their water and sewer bill on time.
- All Water Billing inquiries should be directed to [email protected],...