Posted on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 07:11 PM
The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer, and the eight Mayors of Durham Region:
“In the midst of the third wave, we are at a critical point of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Our province is in a state of emergency and the stay-at-home order has been extended.
As Durham Region’s elected leaders, the health and safety of our community is our top priority, which is why we are imploring Durham residents to follow all public health measures and...
Posted on Friday, April 09, 2021 10:10 AM
Durham Region Health Department is expanding eligibility for COVID-19 vaccine to area residents 60 and older, or those who will be turning 60 in 2021. Eligibility for vaccine now also includes residents 50-plus living in “hotspots” in Ajax and Pickering in several postal code areas as identified by the province including L1S, L1T, L1V, L1X and L1Z. Individuals in the identified hotspots must register for appointments at either the Ajax or Pickering clinics as appointments have been reserved at these...
Posted on Tuesday, April 06, 2021 11:02 AM
Posted on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 01:37 PM
A portion of Brock St. W. will be closed to through-traffic, from Tuesday, April 6th for several days. The road will be closed between Toronto St. and Bascom St. The closure is related to Brock Street Culvert Project construction work. Centennial Dr. will remain closed at the same time. The duration of the closure is weather dependent.
The large crane will move into position on Brock St. and will be used to install pre-cast culvert sections immediately south of Brock St. Once the segments are in...
Posted on Monday, March 29, 2021 03:03 PM
Durham Region Health Department is expanding eligibility for the COVID-19 vaccine to residents who are 70 years and older, or those who will be turning 70 in 2021. Appointments for the 70-plus eligibility group will begin at 1 p.m. on March 29. To book an appointment, visit www.durham.ca/vaccineappointment. Residents who need assistance to book an appointment can call 1-888-444-5113. In addition to residents 70 and older, the Health Department will continue to provide vaccinations for the current...