Posted on Friday, February 26, 2021 02:53 AM
Protecting and maintaining essential service delivery through the pandemic
Last night, at a Special Council meeting, Whitby Town Council approved the Town’s proposed 2021 Budget, concluding the 2021 budget process. The approved budget will result in a 0.55 per cent increase on the total residential bill for Town services or $2.57 per month per household*, helping to keep taxes low during the pandemic, while protecting and maintaining the delivery of the essential services to the community.
Posted on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 03:53 AM
The Town is taking a phased-approached to safely reopen recreation facilities and community centres. Under the "Red-Control" level of the Provincial Framework, fitness and recreation centres are allowed to reopen with protective measures in place. The Town’s top priority continues to be the health and well-being of its staff and residents.
Based on these new provincial restrictions, public access to, and activity permitted within, the Town of Whitby’s facilities will change as follows:
Posted on Monday, February 22, 2021 04:15 AM
It may not feel like spring, but it’s time to think about gardening and warmer days ahead. Are you looking to add a garden to your new home? Ready to take your harvest to the next level? Make the most of your garden this spring and take advantage of free Whitby in Bloom webinars being held on March 3, 10, 17, 24, April 28 and May 26 via Zoom meeting. Residents are invited to take part in one or all of the following webinars to hear tips and tricks from experienced gardeners.
Beginner Gardening Webinar...
Posted on Friday, February 19, 2021 02:57 AM
On Tuesday, February 16, the Durham Region Public Health Unit – including the Town of Whitby – moved to the Red-Control Level of the provincial Keeping Ontario Safe and Open Framework.
At the Red-Control Level, broader-scale measures and restrictions, across multiple sectors, continue to be in effect to control the transmission of COVID-19. Here’s what you need to know:
Under this level of restriction, residents continue to be strongly encouraged to limit close contact to those in...
Posted on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 07:37 AM
The Town would like to remind residents that the first instalment of the 2021 Interim Tax Billing is due on Monday, February 22, 2021. This billing applies to all residential, farmland, pipeline and managed forest properties.
The interim tax bills were mailed to property owners the last week of January 2021. If you did not receive a tax bill and you are responsible for payment, please contact the Tax Division at 905.430.4304 or email email@example.com to obtain the necessary information.