Monthly Archives: October 2018

Delay in Garbage Collection

Garbage collection is delayed today, Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018. Collection will continue to take place into the evening. Any questions can be directed to Waste Connections of Canada at (705) 742-4268.

Official Municipal Election Results – 2018

Please see the attached links for the official results of the Township of Douro-Dummer municipal election: Declaration of Election Candidates (pdf – 9KB) 2018 – Official Results – School Board Election (pdf – 57KB)

Thank You to our Public Skating Sponsors!

Please join us in thanking our 2018 – 2019 Public Skate Sponsors! These generous sponsors help keep public skating (pdf -66KB) at our community centres free. DOURO COMMUNITY CENTRE: Sundays between 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Douro-Dummer Firefighters’ Association – October 7, 2018 National Sanitation – October 14, 2018 Township of Douro-Dummer – October 21, 2018 DueNorth Dog Training – October 28, 2018 Ray Johnston… Read more »

Notice of Public Meeting – Secondary Suites

Take notice that the Corporation of the County of Peterborough has also received a complete application for an Official Plan Amendment under Section 22 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, as amended. The application has been assigned file number 15OP-18006. Take notice that the Corporation of the Township of Douro-Dummer has initiated a Zoning By-Law… Read more »

Flu Shot Clinic

There will be a Flu Shot Clinic on Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 between 9:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. at Community Care, 40 Rabbit Street, Lakefield, ON. This clinic is free of charge, no appointment necessary. Please bring your health card. Questions can be directed to (705) 652-8655.

Digital Main Street Launches Grant Program

From the Official Media Release (pdf – 99KB): The Province of Ontario partners with OBIAA to provide grants to help Ontario’s “main street” businesses go online. Ontario’s Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) and the Ontario BIA Association (OBIAA) announced today the official launch of Digital Main Street’s exciting Grants Program across Ontario… Read more »

2018 Election Information & Voting Instructions

Voting Website: https://dourodummer.simplyvoting.com/ Voting for the 2018 Municipal Election will occur by telephone and internet voting only, there will be no paper ballots. Voting will be available 24 hours a day from October 9th until October 22nd from any telephone or device that provides internet access. Please watch for your Voter Information Letter to be mailed to you directly… Read more »

Fire Prevention Week Home Visits

This year’s fire prevention week theme is “Look, Listen & Learn. Be aware. Fire can happen anywhere.” To help ensure our residents are notified of smoke or carbon monoxide in their homes, the Douro-Dummer Fire Services will be conducting door to door visits to Douro-Dummer residences on Saturday October 13, 20 and 27, 2018. Fire… Read more »