Radio Park now serving tennis and pickleball
Posted on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 12:30 PM
New options to play tennis and pickleball outdoors are available in Oshawa as the result of the partial redevelopment of Radio Park (200 Grenfell St.) that now features:
- two new standard tennis courts;
- four dedicated pickleball courts;
- a courtyard gathering area with shade tables; and
- customized landscaping.
Community members using outdoor amenities and visiting Oshawa parks and trails are reminded to adhere to safety protocols, government orders and health authority guidelines amid the COVID-19...
City to provide financial support for Oshawa Generals Memorial Cup bid
Posted on Monday, July 27, 2020 11:45 AM
The City of Oshawa continues to support the Oshawa Generals in its 2021 Memorial Cup bid. Oshawa City Council has approved $200,000 for in-kind services, a $50,000 cash contribution and $110,000 in Tribute Communities Centre capital upgrades should the Oshawa Generals secure the 2021 Memorial Cup tournament.
The City is excited for the tremendous opportunity to showcase to the world our city and the world-class Tribute Communities Centre including the Sports Hall of Fame as a premier sports and entertainment...
City of Oshawa and Trent University to offer financial support to Oshawa students in need
Posted on Monday, July 27, 2020 09:45 AM
The City of Oshawa and Trent University have created a dedicated endowment fund to provide support to Oshawa students attending the University’s Durham GTA campus.
Beginning in the 2021-2022 academic year, the City of Oshawa Student Bursaries Endowment Fund will support students who reside in Oshawa, are enrolled at Trent University Durham GTA and have demonstrated socio-economic need.
The Endowment Fund is supported by a $100,000 contribution from Trent University, in exchange for an equivalent land...
City of Oshawa recognizes Community Legends and Oshawa Culture Counts award recipients
Posted on Thursday, June 25, 2020 09:45 AM
The City of Oshawa congratulates this year’s Community Legends and Oshawa Culture Counts Awards recipients who are being celebrated for their significant contributions to the community.
Community Legend Award
The Community Legends Award recognizes individuals and organizations whose everyday actions make a positive impact on Oshawa.
Selected by Oshawa City Council based on nominations from the community, Jim Fergusson is the recipient of this year’s Community Legend Award in recognition for his work...
City Hall gardens are giving back to the community
Posted on Monday, June 22, 2020 07:30 AM
The City of Oshawa is pleased to announce an Adopt-a-Garden Program for the 2020 garden season that is seeing the City partner with Durham Master Gardeners, Oshawa Garden Club and Feed the Need Durham.
Through the program, nine of the annual garden beds on the north side of City Hall have been converted from flower gardens to vegetable garden projects led by the Oshawa Garden Club and Durham Master Gardeners.
Durham Master Gardeners and Oshawa Garden Club along with their volunteers are planting,...