Posted on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 10:57 AM
The Township of Uxbridge Santa Claus Parade Committee announced the decision to cancel the 2020 parade which was scheduled to take place on Nov. 21st. The majority of the funding earmarked for the parade will be placed in reserve for use in 2021 and some of the funds for the parade will be transferred to the Optimist Club to support this year’s Fantasy of Lights presentation at Elgin Park.
Posted on Wednesday, October 07, 2020 10:39 AM
Fire Prevention Week is October 4th-10th.
Fire Prevention Week starts on Oct. 4th and the Township of Uxbridge Fire Department is urging everyone to take some simple steps to prevent kitchen fires in their home. This year’s theme of Fire Prevention Week, which runs from October 4th-10th, is “Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen!™”Cooking fires are the leading cause of home fires in Ontario. Simple steps to serve up fire safety in the kitchen include:
Posted on Monday, October 05, 2020 08:39 AM
Improvements to parking and pathways enable access for all
Uxbridge - On Friday, the members of the Uxbridge Historical Centre officially unveiled the work that has been done since receiving a $64,900 Capital grant last year from the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF). The Hon. Peter Bethlenfalvy, Mayor Dave Barton, and Councillor Pam Beach also spoke to the impact the Centre has in the community and how new accessibility improvements to the museum site will make a long-term difference.
Posted on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 12:17 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer for The Regional Municipality of Durham:
“Since July, we’ve been following the advice of Dr. Robert Kyle, Durham Region’s Medical Officer of Health, to ensure the mandatory use of non-medical masks or face coverings within most public and enclosed indoor spaces.
Non-medical masks or face coverings are mandatory for all community members, with the exception of those who have...
Posted on Monday, September 28, 2020 09:13 AM
Parking restrictions in School Zones aids with safe arrival and dismissal at local schools
As we transition our children back into the school routine, the Township of Uxbridge is reminding motorists to obey the parking restrictions surrounding our local schools. The parking and stopping prohibitions posted in school zones are in place as a safeguard and assist with keeping the flow of traffic moving and the travel lanes clear for buses and emergency vehicles. The congestion created by...