Posts Categorized: County of Peterborough

Kitchen Scraps & Compost

Did you know that your kitchen scraps and compost can be dropped off at the Hall’s Glen Transfer Station or composted in your back yard? Both options help decrease the amount of waste going to landfill sites AND provide us with usable material to augment soil. By removing organic waste from your curbside garbage, you are also helping… Read more »

Peterborough Renovates Program and the Homeownership Assistance Loan Program

The Peterborough Renovates Program and the Homeownership Assistance Loan Program are available as of April 3, 2017, in the City and County of Peterborough. The Housing Division is excited to be offering these two programs again, funded by the federal and provincial governments through the Investment in Affordable Housing Program. These programs are offered on… Read more »

County of Peterborough 2017 Bursary Awards

The County of Peterborough annually recognizes eligible students residing in the County of Peterborough (excluding the City of Peterborough) who have successfully completed Grade 12 and are continuing with post-secondary education.  Bursaries are awarded to eligible students who meet the criteria based on the weighted ranking as established by County Council being the relative financial… Read more »

Nomination Period Opens for 2017 Peterborough County Recognition Awards

The County of Peterborough invites nominations for the County of Peterborough 2017 Recognition Awards. Nominations will be accepted for any resident or group residing in the County of Peterborough who has raised the profile or made an extraordinary contribution to our community. The nominee shall not have received a County of Peterborough Recognition Award for… Read more »

Public Notice regarding Waste Collections for the Christmas Holidays 2016-2017

Public Notice regarding Waste Collections for the Christmas and New Year Holidays 2016-2017 Please note the following: Halls Glen Transfer Station The Transfer Station will be closed Sunday, December 25, 2016 and Sunday, January 1, 2017. Recycling Collection Boxing Day (Monday, December 26) Collection will be cancelled. If you have any questions or concerns, please… Read more »

County of Peterborough Sign By-law Under Review – Public Input Requested

The County of Peterborough is currently reviewing Sign By-law No. 2007-55 which regulates the placement of signs or other advertising devices on and within 400 meters of County roadways. The installation of third-party advertising signs (Bush Country Signs) is permitted under the current By-law and the continued installation of these signs is of particular interest… Read more »