Ontario Improving Roads in Peterborough County
Investment to Boost Economic Growth, Create Jobs in Rural Communities

Ontario is investing in critical improvements to the reconstruction of a local roadway in Peterborough County, to help create jobs and boost economic growth.

Jeff Leal, MPP for Peterborough, made the announcement today at the Township of Douro-Dummer Council Office.

The province is investing $ 830,897 in critical upgrades to rehabilitate Twelfth Line Road Dummer, including road widening, utility relocation, brushing and fencing. These improvements will help to improve traffic flow and safety for local residents.

M.P.P. Jeff Leal and Mayor Jones announcing funding for road work on Twelfth Line Road Dummer

M.P.P. Jeff Leal and Mayor Jones announcing funding for road work on Twelfth Line Road Dummer

The Township of Douro-Dummer is one of 55 communities that will receive support from the province through the Ontario Community Infrastructure Fund (OCIF) to build and upgrade local infrastructure.

Ontario is making the largest infrastructure investment in hospitals, schools, public transit, roads and bridges in the province’s history. To learn more about what’s happening in your community, go to: Ontario.ca/BuildON.

Investing in municipal infrastructure is part of our plan to create jobs, grow our economy and help people in their everyday lives.

Please see the attached press release from the office of M.P.P. Jeff Leal (pdf – 259kB).