The Township of Douro-Dummer is notifying the public that Mayor J. Murray Jones is absent from his duties while he recovers from recMayor Jonesent surgery.

“I am on the mend and will be back holding the gavel at the Council table soon. I want to thank my wife, Anne, my family as well as all my friends and neighbours for their support,” stated Mayor J. Murray Jones.

The date of Mayor Jones’ return to his duties is not known at this time, but it is hopeful that it will be in the beginning of the New Year. While Mayor Jones recovers, Deputy Mayor Moher will assume any necessary tasks in the absence of the Mayor. “Council will ensure that the Township of Douro-Dummer continues to operate in our usual manner,” said Mayor Jones.

Media release regarding the Mayor’s Absence (pdf – 60KB)