Posted on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 08:45 AM
As Durham Region’s community and economy face challenging times, The Regional Municipality of Durham is reassuring residents that their health and safety remains the top priority, as resources are being poured into the COVID-19 response. The situation continues to evolve and is constantly being re-evaluated by the Region.
Based on the provincial order issued today, asking businesses to close, there will be major impacts to business owners, workers and families. The Region’s Economic Development and...
Updated Region of Durham Notice: Statement #2 from Dr. Robert Kyle, Medical Officer of Health on COVID-19 in Durham Region
Posted on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 05:15 AM
“The health and wellness of our community continues to be our top priority, and this is a critical time to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in Durham Region.
That’s why I support the enhanced public health measures announced by the Chief Medical Officer of Health, ordering all dine-in restaurants, bars, nightclubs, theatres, churches, private schools and daycares close today, March 17, 2020. Businesses that provide food takeout and delivery options are encouraged to keep those options available to continue...
COVID-19 Update 2: City Hall, Animal Services closed to the public; Service Oshawa available online and over the telephone during business hours
Posted on Monday, March 16, 2020 02:30 PM
Further to temporary preventative measures taken on Friday, March 13 and the closure of community and recreation facilities and programs, the City of Oshawa is now advising of the closure of City Hall and Oshawa Animal Services to the public.
At this time, these closures and cancellations are in effect until April 5. The City is closely monitoring developments and reassessing closures and programming on a daily basis. For the latest updates on City closures and changes to programming, visit www.oshawa.ca/coronavirus.
Posted on Monday, March 16, 2020 01:15 PM
Public health and safety is Durham Region’s top priority as the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve.
The Durham Region Health Department is working with residents who have been diagnosed with COVID-19 (also known as the Novel Coronavirus), and public health risk is continually reassessed as new information becomes available.
The Region of Durham continues to actively monitor the situation and offers the following updates to residents regarding the current status of its programs and services:
COVID-19 Update: Oshawa cancels March Break Camps and temporarily closes community and recreation facilities
Posted on Friday, March 13, 2020 06:15 PM
The City of Oshawa is closely monitoring developments and updates about the COVID-19 virus from government health officials. The safety, health and well-being of our community members and staff is a top priority.
In support of the government’s efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19, City Council has approved the following temporary measures.
In support of the provincial government’s temporary closure of public schools, the following facilities are closed to the public for a three-week...