Monthly Archives: April 2018

Candidate Nomination Period Opens May 1st, 2018

Are you considering running as a candidate in the 2018 election? The nomination period starts May 1, 2018. Nomination packages for the 2018 Municipal Election are available on the Township website, or in hard copy from the Municipal Office. 2018 Douro-Dummer Information for Candidates – Revised 2018 04 30 (pdf – 118KB) It is recommended… Read more »

Are You on the List to Vote in 2018?

The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) is responsible for collecting the data to create the Voters List. To ensure accuracy, eligible electors are encouraged to check and edit their personal information, as needed, at For any questions regarding the 2018 Municipal Election, please feel free to contact the Returning Officer. Returning Officer: Crystal McMillan, Clerk/Planning Coordinator… Read more »

Tax Sale – Updated April 24, 2018

Notice First Posted on March 23, 2018 and revised on April 9 and 24, 2018 TAKE NOTICE that tenders are invited for the purchase of the land(s) described below and will be received until 3:00 p.m. local time on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at the Township Office, 894 South Street, P.O. Box 92, Warsaw, Ontario, K0L… Read more »

Construction on Douglas Bridge

Please be advised that the rehabilitation of the Douglas Bridge, approximately 0.8 km east of Warsaw in the Township of Douro-Dummer, will commence the week of April 16, 2018. The bridge will remain closed to all traffic for the estimated duration of construction (up to twelve (12) weeks). Detour routes are available during this lane closure…. Read more »

UPDATE: 2018 Leaf and Yard Material Collection/Drop-off

Collection of leaf and yard materials will occur in Donwood during the weeks of May 7, 2018 and May 28, 2018. Collection originally scheduled for the week of April 23rd has been cancelled due to the late winter storm. Please have leaf and yard materials out by 7:00 a.m. on the Monday of your collection week…. Read more »

Thank You to our Public Skating Sponsors!

With the ice out of the arenas and the next season underway we want to take a moment to thank the generous groups and businesses that sponsored public skating during the 2017/2018 season: Alf Curtis Home Improvements Inc. Catholic Women’s League Clearview Cottage Resort Dave Webster Excavating Inc. Douro and District Optimist Club Douro-Dummer Public… Read more »

Road Conditions Affecting Garbage and Recycling Collection in the Township of Douro-Dummer

Garbage and recycling collection in the Township of Douro-Dummer have been affected by the inclement weather and dangerous road conditions. Recycling collection has been cancelled for today, Monday, April 16, 2018. Garbage collection may not occur on some roads due to dangerous road conditions. Impacted residents and businesses (on the Monday routes) may put double… Read more »

Spring Roadside Clean-up

The Township of Douro-Dummer would like to extend a warm thank you to the residents and businesses that take the time to clean up sections of our roadways in the spring after the snow melts. If you or your group are planning a clean-up on a section of road, please alert staff at the Municipal… Read more »

Notice of Nomination for Office

Notice of Nomination for Office (pdf – 68KB) Municipal Elections Act, 1996 (s.32) Notice is hereby given to the Municipal Electors of the Township of Asphodel-Norwood Township of Cavan Monaghan Township of Douro-Dummer Township of Havelock-Belmont-Methuen Township of North Kawartha Township of Otonabee-South Monaghan Township of Selwyn Municipality of Trent Lakes and City of Peterborough… Read more »

Peterborough Renovates Program 2018

The Peterborough Renovates Program is now available for 2018. This program is offered on a first-come, first-served basis to eligible applicants while funding is available. Detailed information about the program is available in the 2018 Peterborough Renovates Program Background (pdf – 103KB) or in the Peterborough Renovates Program Guidelines (pdf – 599KB). Funds are provided by the… Read more »