Find an Event Near You! I live in or near: Situated on the shores of Lake Ontario, it's bordered by the towns of Whitby and Pickering. Ajax has a short but very interesting history. In a Defense Industries Limited shell plant was built and the town was thus established as the town site grew around the plant. By , the plant had employed over 9, people, created its own sewage and water treatment plants, filled 40 million shells for the Second World War, opened a school with a population of over , and also had 50 km of roads and 50 km of railroad.
The plant site included over 12 km of land itself, and many Canadians traveled the distance to work there. The name Ajax was chosen as the name of this community born from war.
At the end of the war, the University of Toronto took over much of the D. The buildings were converted to laboratories and classrooms, and approximately 7, engineering students had received basic training by Ajax then became a planned community, mostly envisioned by the the Central Mortgage and Housing Corporations's George W.
Ajax officially came into being on January 1st, Many residents commute from Ajax to Toronto and other Durham Region municipalities for work, and the town has increased in population considerably since the s. The town's growth also saw large shopping centres, new subdivisions and extensive high rise developments.
With a quickly growing population and its close proximity to the downtown, single Ajax residents can enjoy all the amenities provided by Toronto without having to live in a large city.
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