Oshawa properties to receive Ontario Heritage Act designation
Posted on Monday, May 17, 2021 09:15 AM
Two heritage properties in Oshawa have been recognized by City Council as properties of cultural heritage value or interest under the Ontario Heritage Act.
At the April 26 Council meeting, Council advanced the designation of the following properties under the Ontario Heritage Act as properties of cultural heritage value or interest:
- 1600 Conlin Road East
- 2651 Harmony Road North
1600 Conlin Road East
Built in the mid- to late-1800s, 1600 Conlin Road East is an excellent example of an Italianate home...
Camp Samac to receive Ontario Heritage Act designation
Posted on Thursday, April 29, 2021 10:00 AM
Camp Samac has been recognized by City Council as a property of cultural heritage value or interest under the Ontario Heritage Act. At the April 26 Council meeting, Council unanimously approved the designation of Camp Samac at 1711 Simcoe Street North.
Since 1946, Camp Samac has been used by Scouts Canada for scouting and guiding programs, taking advantage of the property’s natural features (Oshawa Creek, Samac Lake, woodlands and open spaces) which provide a unique outdoor setting. Thousands of...
Have your say on the Draft Proposed 2021-2022 Oshawa Executive Airport Action Plan
Posted on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 12:15 PM
The City of Oshawa would like to hear your thoughts on the Draft Proposed 2021-2022 Oshawa Executive Airport Action Plan.
The draft proposed plan contains 14 action items related to the Oshawa Executive Airport for the City to advance prior to the next term of Council when the next Airport Business Plan, a comprehensive document intended to guide actions and the decision making process at the Airport, will be considered.
Community members may review a copy of the Draft Proposed 2021-2022 Oshawa...
Trans-Northern Pipelines Inc. conducting maintenance work in Ward 2
Posted on Friday, April 16, 2021 11:30 AM
Trans-Northern Pipelines Inc. (TNPI) will be conducting work as part of its preventative maintenance program. Residents, visitors, and businesses in the Oshawa areas of Thornton Road North and Taunton Road West can expect to see activity related to the work beginning April 19, 2021.
Landowners adjacent to the work location, may be contacted by TNPI’s land agents Vertex with further information on what type of activities will be occurring.
The safety of the community, the environment, and the pipeline...
Oshawa sets nine building records in 2020 amid pandemic
Posted on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 05:15 AM
The City of Oshawa is pleased to report that despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Oshawa recorded nine building records in 2020:
- Highest March Residential of $87,611,100 (surpassing 2015’s record of $63.25 million)
- Highest March Apartment units of 505
- Highest Apartment units issued in any month (surpassing 1976’s record of 455 units)
- Highest April Residential of $124,433,300 (surpassing 2015’s record of $63.4 million)
- Highest April Apartment units of 371 (surpassing 1981’s record of 171 units)