Southside Road Earns its Stripes!

Southside Road Earns its Stripes! At long last, the finishing touches of Southside Road took place late last week when yellow centerline and white shoulder lines were added to complete this impressive capital project. DPW wishes to thank residents for their patience during this extensive resurfacing project and will continue to do our best to […]

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Catch Basin Clearing

Did you know that York has over 700 catch basins as part of its drainage infrastructure? These catch basins are essential for draining away excess water from storms and seasonal melt and prevent flood damage to homes and businesses. It is DPW’s responsibility keep these catch basins working effectively and clear of sticks, leaves and […]

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York Street Scanning

Street Scanning in Progress York residents may have noticed a unique-looking vehicle with a tall camera on its roof travelling through York this week. No, it’s not a Google Maps vehicle, it’s Street Scan! A contracted service that specializes in providing municipalities with accurate evaluations of their streets, sidewalks, ramps, crosswalks and street signs. Using […]

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Our Best Hazardous Waste Day Ever!

York’s Department of Public Works held its annual Hazardous Waste Day on Saturday, October 22 at the Recycling Facility on Witchtrot Road and the results were nothing short of impressive. Vehicles began to line up outside the facility before it opened with residents eager to dispose of unwanted pesticides, varnish, lacquer thinner, used motor oil, old gasoline, […]

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York Farmer’s Market

York Farmers’ Market Summer is here and the York Farmers’ Market is in full swing. Open every Saturday from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., visitors can meet and mingle with local farmers, specialty food producers, and shop the freshest locally grown fruits, vegetables, baked goods and more. Located at York Region Chamber of Commerce, 1 […]

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National Night Out

National Night Out On Tuesday, August 2, the York Police Department, Village Fire Department and Beach Fire Department, will be hosting their first annual National Night Out at Bog Road Fields from 5-8 p.m. National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police/emergency services/community partnerships and camaraderie. The public is invited to come […]

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York Days Returns!

York Days Returns! York Days is returning with more than a week of events and activities including a movie on the beach, 5K race, Nubble Lighthouse lighting, fireworks and a craft fair. The annual York Days 5K will take place July 31 at 8 a.m. with a $25 sign-up for participants. The race benefits youth […]

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