Mayor’s Task Force on Community Safety, Security and Well-Being holds inaugural meeting
Posted on Wednesday, February 03, 2021 10:15 AM
The Mayor’s Task Force on Community Safety, Security and Well-Being held its inaugural meeting on Friday, January 29, 2021.
During the virtual meeting, Mayor Dan Carter, Deputy Mayor and Regional and City Councillor Bob Chapman (Task Force Chair) and community stakeholders discussed the need to address issues in the downtown using a broad and holistic approach, the City’s current by-laws related to safety, how residents and businesses can report safety- and security-related incidents, and the...
Mayor Carter announces Mayor’s Task Force on Community Safety, Security and Well-Being
Posted on Monday, January 18, 2021 05:00 AM
Oshawa Mayor Dan Carter has announced the formation of a Task Force that brings together community stakeholders to identify and propose opportunities to address community safety, security and well-being issues facing the city.
Due to the complexities of these issues, the Mayor’s Task Force on Community Safety, Security and Well-Being will address priorities in multiple phases. Phase 1 will focus on downtown Oshawa and the surrounding area, with additional phases to be identified as necessary that...
Durham Region Notice: Durham Region’s Automated Speed Enforcement cameras deployed for data collection
Posted on Monday, June 01, 2020 12:30 PM
Durham Region’s Automated Speed Enforcement (ASE) cameras have been deployed and are in some school zones and designated Community Safety Zones on Regional Roads. At this time, the ASE cameras will be operating in data collection mode and no fines will be issued.
ASE is a tool used to help improve road user safety by increasing speed compliance, altering driver behaviour and increasing public awareness about the critical need to slow down in school zones and community safety zones.
City of Oshawa to name new park after homegrown hockey legend, Dale Hawerchuk
Posted on Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:30 PM
City Council has approved the naming of a future Oshawa park that will be located on a portion of the former Donevan High School site as “Dale Hawerchuk Park.”
The motion was introduced by Regional and City Councillor Tito-Dante Marimpietri during the May 25, 2020 Council Meeting, and was unanimously approved by Council.
Having always been a hockey town, the city’s cultural identity is closely linked to the game and its life lessons: discipline, teamwork, respect, communication and humility, all of...
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...