Monthly Archives: July 2018

August 6th, 2018 Civic Holiday Weekend Waste Collection

Recycling Collection No changes, collection as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Waste Connections of Canada at 705-742-4268. Garbage Collection Monday, August 6th collection will move to Tuesday and Tuesday collection will move to Wednesday. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact M&M Disposals at 705-652-3505. The Hall’s Glen Transfer Station is… Read more »

Employment Opportunity: Administrative Assistant (Temporary)

The Township of Douro-Dummer, located in the heart of Peterborough County, with a permanent population of 6900, has a temporary (maximum 1 year term) position available for an Administrative Assistant. This position is an employee of the Township, is part of the Municipal Office Team and reports directly to the Clerk/Planning Coordinator. The successful candidate… Read more »

Fire Ban in Effect

Due to the continued dry conditions in the Township of Douro-Dummer, as well as data from the Wildland Fire Information System, the Township is enabling a fire ban through By-law 2015-05. No open air burning will be allowed, with the exception of campgrounds as defined within the By-law. These campgrounds must meet the requirements set… Read more »

Douglas Bridge Construction Notice

Please be advised that Rock Road at the Douglas Bridge was re-opened Friday, July 6, 2018 and will remain open for the a period of approximately 5 weeks. Following that the bridge will be closed for 2 weeks to facilitate the installation of expansion joints. Alternative detour routes will be posted  during lane closures. For… Read more »

Debit Payment Option Available

Debit is again available at the Township of Douro-Dummer Municipal office in the hamlet of Warsaw. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.  

Vacant Unit Rebate Stakeholder & Public Input Survey

The County of Peterborough, in conjunction with its constituent Local Area Municipalities, is seeking feedback related to the reform of the property tax reduction and rebate program that currently exists for vacant commercial and industrial properties. Those wishing to provide input on these matters may complete an online survey. Under the current program, owners of… Read more »

Are you a Gold Star Recycler?

County recycling staff will be in your area this summer rewarding excellent recyclers with a Gold Star Blue Box sticker. Gold Star Recyclers will be able to enter into the grand prize draw, prizes include: Adventure pack at Escape Maze (2×2 person entrance) – Escape Maze Escape Maze is a fun, live, interactive game facility… Read more »