Introducing John Aker Northview Branch
Posted on Friday, January 27, 2023 12:53 PM
The City of Oshawa and Oshawa Public Libraries (OPL) are pleased to officially announce that the Northview Library Branch is now the John Aker Northview Branch.
The renaming of the library branch is in honour of the late John Aker, one of Oshawa’s longest-serving City and Regional Councillors.
Mr. Aker was first elected to Oshawa City Council as an Alderman in 1973 and served as both Oshawa Councillor and Durham Regional Councillor from 1974 to 1997 when he stepped away to join the Ontario Municipal...
Road Closure/Project Update: Capital Construction Project: Darcy St. Structure Replacement
Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2023 10:31 AM
Through a competitive bidding process earlier this year, the City of Oshawa retained Trisan Construction to complete the replacement of the Darcy Street municipal structure, between Oshawa Boulevard North and Juniper Street.
To date, Trisan has closed access to the work area, removed the existing roadway and culvert, supported/relocated existing utilities, installed a new trunk watermain and started construction on the new culvert.
Work on installing the new culvert is progressing well, however,...
Durham Region Notice: Oshawa/ Whitby Depot East Driveway Closure
Posted on Tuesday, January 17, 2023 02:30 PM
The Regional Municipality of Durham has begun construction of a new feedermain on Conlin Rd. from Thickson Rd. N. (Regional Road 26) to Stevenson Rd. N., and on Garrard side road approximately 400 m. south of Conlin Rd. in the Town of Whitby and City of Oshawa. In co-ordination with the City of Oshawa, the work also includes road reconstruction, watermain, sanitary and storm sewer construction on Conlin Rd. from the west city limits to 250 m. west of Stevenson Rd. N. in the City of Oshawa. Construction...
Be a good neighbour this winter season
Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2022 03:15 PM
With winter weather just around the corner, the City of Oshawa would like to encourage everyone to be a good neighbour this winter season as snow and ice removal responsibilities take effect.
Parking that interferes with snow clearing operations is prohibited. Any vehicle parked in a manner which hinders efficient snow clearing operations may be ticketed or towed, regardless of the time of year.
Additionally, seasonal changes to on street parking for the winter season will be in...
Winter parking effective December 1
Posted on Thursday, November 24, 2022 02:15 PM
The community is reminded that changes to on street parking for the winter season will be in effect beginning on Wednesday, December 1 through to April 1.
Community members are reminded that:
- On street parking is not permitted on Oshawa streets between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m., from December 1 to April 1. Vehicles may be ticketed and/or towed during that time, regardless of snow clearing operations and weather conditions.
- In addition to the 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. regulations, vehicles...