News & Announcements

Posted Tuesday, 16 July, 2024

Purpose: Currently closed due to flooding The City of Pickering has closed Twyn Rivers Drive from Sheppard Avenue to just west of 44 Twyn Rivers Drive due to flooding. There is currently no access to Rouge National Park. Duration: Tuesday, July 16, 2024 until further notice For additional information, please contact: James McPherson (Acting) Manager, Roads Operations Operations Department 905.420.4660 ext. 5254 jmcpherson@pickering.ca Service Disruption Line: 1.866.278.9993  
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Posted Tuesday, 16 July, 2024

Pickering, ON, July 12, 2024 – The City of Pickering has received a $35,000 grant from PetSmart Charities of Canada to help support its Animal Shelter and the animals in its care.
PetSmart Charities of Canada Adoption Prep Grants are designed to help prepare unsheltered animals for adoption by providing funding to support vaccinations, spay/neuter procedures, staffing, and supplies. Additionally, families who adopt or foster from the Pickering Animal Shelter will also...

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Posted Thursday, 11 July, 2024

The Regional Municipality of Durham is proceeding with road rehabilitation on Brock Road (Regional Road 1) from north of Ninth Concession Road (Regional Road 5) to 200 metres north of Uxbridge Pickering Townline Road, in the City of Pickering and Township of Uxbridge. Work will consist of pulverizing asphalt, culvert replacements, placement of granular A, ditching, placement of asphalt including paved shoulders, new guide rail and new pavement markings.
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Posted Monday, 08 July, 2024

Purpose:  Maple Ridge Park Tennis Courts Rehabilitation Maple Ridge Park Tennis Courts (Maple Ridge Tennis Club) will be closed from July 15, 2024 to August 16, 2024 (subject to weather conditions) for court resurfacing. All courts at this location will be inaccessible and unavailable for use during this closure. Duration:  July 15, 2024 to August 16, 2024 For additional information, please contact: Katia Lepka Coordinator, Parks Capital Assets Operations...
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Posted Friday, 05 July, 2024

The City of Toronto has advised that Stott's Bridge, located on Twyn Rivers Drive over Rouge River ( Bridge ID803  -  Twyn Rivers/Rouge River ), is closed to all motorized and vehicular traffic due to safety concerns identified during recent inspections. The bridge will remain open for cyclists and pedestrians. The closure began on July 5th, 2024 at 11 am.
City of Toronto Engineering staff will conduct further assessments and provide updates on next steps and timelines.
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