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State of Emergency Lifted

Region of Durham Lifts State of Emergency

Posted on Monday, March 28, 2022 09:15 AM

Whitby, Ontario – The following statement is being issued on behalf of John Henry, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer:

“Today, March 28, in consultation with the Durham Region Medical Officer of Health, the Chief Administrative Officer, Regional Emergency Control Group, and in partnership with all of our local municipalities, I am happy to officially lift the state of emergency in Durham Region.

When I declared the state of emergency two years ago, no one truly knew the challenging journey...

Palmer Park Playground

Palmer Park Playground

Posted on Saturday, March 26, 2022 10:00 AM

For Immediate Release 

March 26, 2022 

We Want Your Help to Choose the New Playground for Palmer Park 

Palmer Park is a highly used, waterfront park located in downtown Port Perry. The park and the adjacent picturesque, historic downtown are major tourist attractions that draw thousands of visitors each year.  Retrofitting the playground was identified as a need through the Port Perry Waterfront Action Plan and the Township’s Asset Management Plan. 

The objective is to create...

Online Building Permits Coming Soon

Scugog Township Improving Customer Service with Online Solutions

Posted on Wednesday, March 23, 2022 04:30 PM

Scugog Will Introduce a New e-Permitting Service this Spring


Following the success of our newly implemented online burn permits – with almost 400 permits issued – we are making the switch from older tech and paper-based systems to digital. Our new e-permitting service, once fully implemented, will benefit our Scugog residents, permit applicants, developers, and municipal staff. Benefits include proactive communication, file management, and paperless, 24/7 access – even onsite!

This new...

Covid Update March 21, 2022

Mask Requirements and Remaining Capacity Limits to be Lifted in Scugog Facilities

Posted on Friday, March 18, 2022 11:30 AM

Effective March 21, 2022, to coincide with the province, mask mandates will be lifted for patrons and visitors of Recreation facilities and the Township Municipal Office. Additionally, on March 14, the province lifted remaining capacity limits on all indoor public settings. Outdoor gathering limits have also been lifted.  

For the public, wearing a mask will be optional. Scugog facilities will transition to a mask-friendly environment. Please have respect for patrons and staff who continue...

Website Outage, March 15, 2022 at 10:00p.m.

Website Outage - March 15, 2022

Posted on Tuesday, March 15, 2022 09:45 AM

Please be advised that our website will be undergoing another server migration tonight at 10:00p.m. The migration should only last for a period of four hours but it could extend beyond this.

External use of the website should not be affected by the migration so the public will still be able to browse, however, please be reminded that it is possible for issues to arise during this time frame – if you do encounter issues, they should only persist during the time window of the migration.

Reminder that...

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