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Train horns – Wilmot Creek

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TO MAYOR ADRIAN FOSTER AND MEMBERS OF THE CLARINGTON MUNICIPAL COUNCIL, Several months ago, Council voted to take steps necessary to cause Canadian National/VIA Rail to cease blowing train horns as their trains pass through the community of Wilmot Creek (two level crossings – Bennett Road and Cobbledick Road). Although the community did not exist

General Meeting Minutes: March 12, 2019

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President David Saunders called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. and welcomed our speaker, Mayor Adrian Foster. Mayor Foster opened with an update on the many developments in Clarington, such as the Owasco expansion, the Rona building purchase and the new Toyota parts warehouse which will serve dealers from Manitoba to the east coast.

A Gift of Art Speaker Series (free)

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A Gift of Art at 187 King Ave. E. in Newcastle is offering a free speaker series on Thursdays from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome. Upcoming speakers include: February 28 - Christine Murphy: Humane Society of Durham March 7 - Marilyn Glassford: Lakeshore Tours March 21 - Kiley Percy: Clarington Public Library March 28 -

General Meeting – March 12, 2019

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Our March 12, 2019 General Meeting will feature Clarington Mayor Adrian Foster as speaker. Mayor Foster will be updating us on activities at the municipal level that affect the residents of Newcastle and Clarington. Join us at 7 p.m. in the Lions' Room, lower level, Newcastle Community Hall, 20 King St. W.

Annual General Meeting Minutes: November 27, 2018

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President David Saunders called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. and welcomed our speaker, Councillor Willy Woo. Councillor Woo, who was retiring after 12 years in the local and Regional Council, opened with a slide presentation and reminisced about the old times that he experienced in the village. He showed pictures of the Green

President’s Message

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Fall is fully upon us with shorter days, trees that are colouring and our regular season of ratepayer meetings and activities. The election is behind us and we are proud to have partnered with the Chamber of Commerce to have put on a forum for all Ward 4 candidates. The end of this effort was

General Meeting Minutes – Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018

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President David Saunders called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. He asked all present to remember the passing of Art Wynn. Jill Richardson welcomed our speaker, Marian Timmermans. Both of these ladies are part of the Clarington Hospice committee. Mrs. Richardson experienced the undignified death of her husband in the hospital and Ms. Timmermans

General Meeting – September 25

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We are pleased to announce that our next General meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 in the Newcastle Lions room starting at 7 p.m. We are fortunate to have as our speaker, Marian Timmermans, from the Durham Hospice Committee. Marian will be bringing us up to date on this necessary compassionate residence.

Update on proposed Heritage Park

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Last night, the Planning and Development Committee of Municipal Council voted to approve an amendment No.117 to the Official Plan to give effect to this large residential development west of Ruddell Road, north of Highway 2. The Planning Services report is numbered: PSD–068–18. Final approval should occur when Council meets on September 17 and, hopefully,