Monthly Archives: September 2017

Thank You to our Public Skating Sponsors!

Please join us in thanking our 2017 – 2018 Public Skate Sponsors! These generous sponsors help keep public skating at our community centres free. DOURO COMMUNITY CENTRE: Sundays between 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Towns & Leahy Mercantile – October 8, 2017 National Sanitation – October 15, 2017 Pine Vista Resort – October 22, 2017 TriLine Electric – October 29, 2017 Ray Johnston Heating –… Read more »

Public Meeting – Septic Re-Inspection Program

The Council of the Township of Douro-Dummer invites all interested parties to attend a Public Meeting (pdf – 101KB) to discuss the concept of a Septic Re-inspection program. Representatives from Peterborough Public Health will be in attendance to present information on how the re-inspection program would work. The meeting will take place in the Municipal Council Chambers at 5:00… Read more »

Clear Garbage Bags Mandatory in Douro-Dummer Starting January 2, 2018

The Township of Douro-Dummer will be moving to mandatory clear garbage bags beginning January 2, 2018. Clear bags will be required for both curbside pick-up and transfer station drop-off. Bags may not contain any recyclable material, compostable material, or hazardous waste. Recyclable material must be placed in Blue boxes for curb side pick-up each week… Read more »

Leaf and Yard Collection Schedule for 2017

Leaf and yard collection occurs in October through to November, please read Leaf and Yard Collection Fall 2017 (pdf – 452KB) to determine your pick up weeks. For details on how to bundle your material and maps visit the Peterborough County Recycling and Garbage page, scroll down and expand “Curbside Leaf and Yard Collection” and click on… Read more »

Firefighter Recruitment 2017

The Douro-Dummer Fire Dept. is now accepting applications for the position of volunteer firefighter for Donwood Fire Station 1 and White Lake Fire Station 5. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity to contribute to the provision of an essential service in your community. Mandatory application forms, including job description and information package may be… Read more »

2017 Automotive Flea Market and Car Show

Join us for our inaugural Flea Market and Car Show 2017 (pdf – 814KB) this weekend at the Douro Community Centre! Saturday, September 15, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Flea Market and Car Show Sunday, September 16, 2107 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Flea Market Admission for our inaugural show is only $2!

Request for Proposal T-2017-02 Road Management Plan

The Township of Douro-Dummer is requesting a Request for Proposal to update its Five (5) Year Road Management Plan in 2017, as well as add information relevant to our PSAB asset inventory system. Proposal details can be read here: Request for Proposal T-2017-02 Road Management Plan (PDF – 241KB) The following questions were asked regarding the… Read more »

Disposal of Assets – Medi 5 and Parks and Recreation Pick-up Truck

Notice 2017-05: Surplus Item, Disposal of Assets – Medi 5 and Parks and Recreation Pick-up Truck (pdf – 337KB) A 2002 Mazda MPV van VIN: JM3LW28A820311674 – Medi5 has been deemed surplus and a quotation method has been chosen for disposal. Approximate km’s are 35,000. The highest bidder will win the quotation, but a minimum… Read more »