Changing the cycle: Oshawa offers free menstrual product program
Posted on Wednesday, March 08, 2023 09:22 AM
In an effort to address period poverty in our community, the City of Oshawa offers free menstrual products at City recreation facilities across Oshawa.
International Women’s Day (March 8) is a day to celebrate and reflect on achievements of women, Two-spirit and gender-expansive people. It is also a call to action to combat all forms of gender-based discrimination (including transphobia) and advance gender equity in all areas of life. This year’s theme is “Embrace Equity”.
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Your support for our frontline workers matters
Posted on Tuesday, March 07, 2023 11:55 AM
In rain or shine, through sleet or snow, City of Oshawa workers are out in the community serving our residents, businesses and visitors.
From waste collectors and snow plow operators to crossing guards, municipal by-law officers and frontline customer service staff at our facilities – your support makes all the difference to the people who serve our community.
Many of them are also our friends, family and neighbours. So let’s remember to treat each other with respect at all times.
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Call for Artists – Artist-Initiated Projects
Posted on Thursday, March 02, 2023 10:30 AM
The City of Oshawa is excited to launch our first-ever artist-initiated open call. We are eager to engage with local artists to create more space for arts and culture and share unique and novel experiences with the public. This program provides increased support for artists, collectives, and arts groups by providing the opportunity for the arts, culture and heritage community to propose project ideas.
Applications will be accepted from a wide range of artistic disciplines, including dance,...
Durham Region Notice: Road Closure Notice on Conlin Rd. from Thickson Rd. N. to Stevenson Rd. N.
Posted on Wednesday, March 01, 2023 03:45 PM
The Regional Municipality of Durham is constructing a new feedermain on Conlin Rd. from Thickson Rd. N. (Regional Rd 26) to Stevenson Rd. N., and on Garrard side rd. approximately 400m south of Conlin Road in the Town of Whitby and City of Oshawa. In coordination 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 250m west of Stevenson Rd. N. in the City of Oshawa, as shown on the...
Midway Nissan extends sponsorship of Donevan Recreation Complex Arena
Posted on Thursday, February 23, 2023 03:15 PM
The City of Oshawa is pleased to announce that Midway Nissan has extended their naming rights sponsorship of the Arena at the City’s Donevan Recreation Complex for another five years.
A member of the Drive Auto Group, Midway Nissan has sponsored the Arena at Donevan Recreation Complex since 2018. As sponsor of the Arena, Midway Nissan’s recognition includes branding on the inside the arena, including a large banner and decals on window panes, branding in the change rooms and on the score clock...