Monthly Archives: April 2017

Joint Request Proposal – Internet and Telephone Voting System

Please see the PDF below for information on Joint Request Proposal for Internet and Telephone Voting Systems for Asphodel-Norwood, Douro-Dummer, Havelock-Belmont-Methuen, North Kawartha, Otonabee South-Monaghan, Selwyn, and Trent Lakes. PDF Copy of RFP – Internet Telephone Voting System (pdf – 399 KB).

Municipal Office Closed for Long Weekend

Please be advised that the municipal office will be closed from 4:30 p.m. on April 13, 2017 and will re-open the morning of April 18, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. During this time, in person tax payments will not be available so please plan accordingly. Visit our Tax Information Page to find other ways to make payments. Please… Read more »

Free Leaf and Yard Waste Bin

Looking to get rid of some yard waste? Free leaf and yard waste bins at the Warsaw Public Works Yard. 1422 County Road 4. Accepted items include leaves, brush, branches, hedge and tree trimmings and house and garden plants. Available until the end of May. PDF Copy of Leaf and Yard Waste Poster (pdf –… Read more »

Spring Maintenance for the Trent-Severn Waterway Bridges

In the coming weeks, Parks Canada will be conducting spring maintenance at some of our swing bridges and sites along the Trent-Severn Waterway, in preparation for the 2017 navigation season. This included preventative maintenance tasks like washing and greasing swing bridges and conducting visual inspections to ensure their safe operability. Parks Canada advises residents and… Read more »

Burn Permits Available at the Douro-Dummer Public Library

Did you know you can get a regular Burn Permit for 2017 at the Douro-Dummer Public Library? The Library is open the following hours: Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Closed Monday Tuesday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Wednesday 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Friday 3:00 p.m. – 7:00… Read more »

Spring Leaf and Yard Collection

Free spring collection of leaf and yard material will occur in Bridgenorth, Donwood, Havelock, Keene, Lakefield, Lang, Millbrook, North Monaghan, Norwood and Woodland Acres & Terraview Heights. Accepted items include: leaves, brush, branches, hedge, tree trimmings and house and garden plants. Brush and branches may be bundled with strings no larger than 1m x 30cm… Read more »

Public Notice – Easter Weekend Garbage and Recycling Collection

Public Notice – Easter Weekend 2017 – April 14 to April 17 Please note the following; Recycling Collection: Good Friday (April 14) recycling collection is cancelled. Easter Monday (April 17) collected as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact BFI at 705-742-4268. Garbage Collection Good Friday (April 14) garbage collection is moved… Read more »

Now Available: Pay Your Tax Bill by Credit Card

The Township of Douro-Dummer is now accepting tax payment to be made by credit card. Using the Third Party services of Paymentus, ratepayers can now pay their taxes on-line using their credit cards. To access the portal for payments please visit this link: . Please note there is a 1.75% processing fee. For any… Read more »

Peterborough Renovates Program and the Homeownership Assistance Loan Program

The Peterborough Renovates Program and the Homeownership Assistance Loan Program are available as of April 3, 2017, in the City and County of Peterborough. The Housing Division is excited to be offering these two programs again, funded by the federal and provincial governments through the Investment in Affordable Housing Program. These programs are offered on… Read more »