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Posted Friday, May 17, 2019

AVshuttleThe Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network (AVIN) – AV R&D Partnership fund administered by Ontario Centre of Excellence (OCE) on behalf the Government of Ontario has awarded SmartCone Technologies, Inc. (SmartCone) with a multi-million dollar pilot project to bring a “Safety First” Autonomous Shuttle Service to the downtown area of Whitby, Ontario. The market’s most advanced end to end Intelligent Safety Infrastructure (ISI) solution of its kind, SmartCone has brough...

Posted Friday, April 26, 2019

Whitby Economic Development in collaboration with Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (CME) are excited to invite you to participate at the launch of CME’s inaugural chapter in the Durham Region.  During the Durham chapter launch, we will discuss:  - The structure of the chapter - The chapter’s goals and objectives - A plan for professional development and social events Join your fellow industry professionals for a light breakfast and networking event: When:  Friday, May 31, 2019 ...

Posted Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Council photo with WCCDThe Town of Whitby has been awarded platinum-level International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 37120 certification from the World Council on City Data (WCCD) – a global leader in standardized city data. Whitby is the 11th municipality in Canada to receive certification, joining a network of cities, like London, Dubai and Los Angeles, from around the world. “As a Town, we are committed to operating in an open and transparent manner,” said Mayor Don Mitchell. “Thi...

Posted Friday, April 12, 2019

1855Accelerator set to fuel more homegrown success stories   A new innovation accelerator, “1855 Whitby”, has opened in Downtown Whitby - the result of a successful private-public partnership between the Town of Whitby (the Town) and local industry leader 360insights. The new accelerator will play a pivotal role in helping to grow high potential technology companies to commercialization, creating more local jobs and economic prosperity for Whitby and Durham Region. Ultimately, the fac...

Posted Thursday, September 27, 2018

Station No. 3 Group PhotoBrookfield Residential is pleased to announce the unveiling of its newest condominium community, Station No.3, in the heart of Downtown Whitby. Located at the corner of Brock and Colborne Street just south of the Whitby Four Corners, this mixed-use condominium of approximately 150 residential suites and 10,000 square feet of retail space is currently in the design phase but anticipate a release date toward the end of 2019. Its name was inspired by Firehall No. 3 which proudly served the Whitby...