Monthly Archives: February 2018

Half loads in effect from March 1, 2018 until April 30, 2018

Please note that half load restrictions will be in place on all Township roads from March 1, 2018 until April 30, 2018. Please see the County of Peterborough’s website for reduced vehicle loading on County Roads For more information please contact: Harold Nelson Manager of Public Works Township of Douro-Dummer (705) 652-8402 Email: Harold Nelson… Read more »

Otonabee Conservation Tree Seedling Sale

Otonabee Conservation is once again offering the Tree Seedling Program to landowners within the Otonabee Region watershed with a wide selection of native tree and shrub species to choose from. New in 2018, is the on-line ordering system through the Otonabee Conservation website. “Trees play an important role in maintaining a healthy and resilient natural… Read more »

Peterborough County Waste Management Master Plan Survey

Peterborough County is asking residents to provide ideas which will be considered as they update their Waste Management Master Plan. Please take the time to let them know how you think Waste Management should look in the County of Peterborough through their short survey. Don’t forget to use the Searchable Waste Portal to help sort your household wastes… Read more »

Township Interim Newsletter 2018

For news and contact information in the Township of Douro-Dummer, please review the 2018 Interim Newsletter (pdf – 262KB). The paper copy of the newsletter was delivered with the Interim Property Taxes.

Public Consultation Period Open for Conservation Area Management Statements

Otonabee Conservation is currently developing a management statement for the Brookwood Wildlife Area and the Warsaw Caves Conservation Area. The purpose of a conservation area management statement is to describe the long-term ownership, management objectives and associated stewardship activities for the property. Members of the watershed community and other interested individuals are welcome to review… Read more »

Family Day 2018 Recycling & Garbage Collection

Family Day 2018 Garbage and Recycling Collection Schedule (pdf – 116KB) Please note the following: Recycling Collection: Monday Collection is cancelled. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact BFI at 705-742-4268. Garbage Collection: Monday Garbage Collection is moved to Tuesday and Tuesday Garbage Collection is moved to Wednesday. If you have any questions or… Read more »

February 5th, 2018 Yoga Classes Re-scheduled

Monday February 5th, 2018 yoga classes with Stephanie Bolton (Restore and Renew Yoga) have been cancelled, they will resume Monday, February 12th, 2018. Extra classes have been added on March 12th, 2018 (regular class times) to make up for the cancelled classes. Please contact Stephanie Bolton for information: E-mail Steph Phone: (705) 930-2820.