Posts Categorized: Administration

Douro-Dummer Facility Closures & Restrictions – Updated Jan 5, 2021

On December 21, 2020, the government of Ontario announced a province-wide shut down to help stop the spread of COVID-19. The shutdown started Saturday, December 26, 2020 at midnight, and restrictions will be in place for our region until Saturday, January 23, 2021. For information on the shutdown including workplace safety measures and restrictions, please… Read more »

Municipal Office Holiday Closure and Waste Collection Schedule

The Municipal Office will be closed from Thursday, December 24, 2020 to Sunday, January 3, 2021 for the holidays. Residents will be able to access services from the Municipal Office via phone and e-mail starting January 4, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. The municipal office will be closed to the public. For questions regarding garbage collection,… Read more »

Animal Control and Dog Licensing

The Township of Douro-Dummer has been reviewing its Animal Control and Dog Licensing By-laws with its partner agency, Peterborough Humane Society. In June 2019 there were changes to the enforcement landscape when the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) was no longer designated as the police authority for animal control issues. The… Read more »

Notice of Intention to Change Building Permit Fees charged in accordance with the Building Code Act 7(6) – 2021

Take Notice that the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Douro-Dummer intends to pass a by-law pursuant to Section 7(1)(c) of the Building Code Act to increase the fees charged for Building Permits and related services. Explanation The direct costs of administering and enforcing the Act by the Township for 2021 is anticipated… Read more »

Employment Opportunity: Legislative Services Administrative Assistant – Contract Position

12 – 18 Month Contract Position Immediate Start Full Job Description (pdf – 109KB) The Township of Douro-Dummer is located in the heart of Peterborough County, with a permanent population of 6900. The Township currently has a contract position available for the role of Legislative Services Administrative Assistant. This position is part of the Municipal Office… Read more »

Municipal Office Closed on Family Day Monday

The Municipal office will be closed on Monday February 17th for Family Day and will re-open Tuesday, February 18th, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. For Public Works Emergencies call (705) 926-0214 For Emergencies call 9-1-1

Temporary C.A.O. Appointed

From J. Murray Jones, Mayor, on behalf of Township of Douro-Dummer Council: The Township of Douro-Dummer Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Martina Chait–Hartwig to the position of temporary Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for the Township.  Martina has been an employee at the Township of Douro-Dummer since 2011 and currently holds the position… Read more »

Notice of Intention to Change Building Permit Fees charged in accordance with the Building Code Act 7(6)

Take Notice that the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Douro-Dummer intends to pass a by-law pursuant to Section 7(1)(c) of the Building Code Act to increase the fees charged for Building Permits and related services. Proposed 2020 Building Permit Fee Schedule (pdf – 26KB) Proposed 2020 Sewage System Fee Schedule (pdf –… Read more »