Posted on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 12:00 PM
On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020, the Downtown Oshawa Business Improvement Association launched their new website. The website was designed for the local community, tourists, and BIA members as an online hub for Downtown Oshawa.
The main purpose of this website is to emphasize tourism in the downtown core. The website highlights services and the many places to eat, shop, play, and stay. Filled with a diverse art, culture, and entertainment scene, Downtown Oshawa is a hidden, yet extraordinary...
Posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 08:00 AM
The City of Oshawa is excited to announce the launch of our new virtual activities series, activeOshawa at Home. activeOshawa at Home offers a variety of online recreation and culture activities and tips and brings lots of fun for community members of all ages to enjoy and to stay active while at home.
Free Weekly Video Activities
Recreation and Culture Services is excited to connect with our community members while we are apart through these new weekly activities. New video content is being added...
Posted on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 12:45 PM
The temporary closure of Oshawa Animal Services (O.A.S.) to the public has not stopped the community from giving loving homes to deserving animals. As of April 20, over 100 animals have been virtually adopted since the shelter was closed to the public in mid-March because of the coronavirus.
The virtual adoption process was developed in response to the shelter’s temporary closure to allow for animals to continue to find their “fur-ever” homes. The process includes a review of the available animals...
Posted on Thursday, April 09, 2020 12:30 PM
The Region of Durham has compiled The Resources in the Community webpage, to support vulnerable and marginalized individuals in our community. The information is updated regularly and reflects the Region’s understanding of resources that are available at that time.
“While physical distancing is required, social interaction is still very important for our mental health,” said Oshawa Mayor Dan Carter. “We do not need to walk through these uncertain times alone. There are many community resources that...
Posted on Thursday, April 09, 2020 05:00 AM
The City of Oshawa is committed to helping community members stay informed and connected with the City to receive timely and reliable updates and resources during the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Communication is so important – knowledge enables us to make educated decisions that contribute to the well-being of our family, friends, neighbours and community,” said Oshawa Mayor Dan Carter. “We are dedicated to keeping you informed, to answering your questions, and to encouraging you through the sharing of stories...