Posts Categorized: County of Peterborough

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 »

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 »

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 »

Public Information Centres for the County Waste Management Master Plan

The County Waste Management Master Plan provides direction in managing all waste until 2030. The current plan, completed in 2013, will be updated this year (2018). The updating process began in 2017 with County staff developing a survey for residents to provide feedback. This initial survey produced over 500 respondents and all townships were represented… Read more »

Notice of Study Completion for the Douglas Bridge

The County of Peterborough has completed a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (MCEA) for the Douglas Bridge within the Township of Douro-Dummer located on Rock Road approximately 0.8 km east of County Road 38. Please see the Notice of Study Completion for Douglas Bridge (pdf – 92KB) for more information. Please contact the following with any additional… Read more »

Half loads in effect from March 1, 2018 until April 30, 2018

Please note that half load restrictions will be in place on all Township roads from March 1, 2018 until April 30, 2018. Please see the County of Peterborough’s website for reduced vehicle loading on County Roads https://www.ptbocounty.ca/en/living/reduced-load-restriction.aspx For more information please contact: Harold Nelson Manager of Public Works Township of Douro-Dummer (705) 652-8402 Email: Harold Nelson… Read more »

Peterborough County Waste Management Master Plan Survey

Peterborough County is asking residents to provide ideas which will be considered as they update their Waste Management Master Plan. Please take the time to let them know how you think Waste Management should look in the County of Peterborough through their short survey. Don’t forget to use the Searchable Waste Portal to help sort your household wastes… Read more »

Replacement / Rehabilitation of the Old Norwood Road Bridge

The County of Peterborough has retained Ainley Group to complete preliminary and detail design activities and to undertake the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (MCEA) process for the replacement /rehabilitation of the Old Norwood Road Bridge. The Old Norwood Road Bridge is located east of Peterborough on Old Norwood Road between Burnham Line and Drummond Line,… Read more »

Leaf and Yard Collection Schedule for 2017

Leaf and yard collection occurs in October through to November, please read Leaf and Yard Collection Fall 2017 (pdf – 452KB) to determine your pick up weeks. For details on how to bundle your material and maps visit the Peterborough County Recycling and Garbage page, scroll down and expand “Curbside Leaf and Yard Collection” and click on… Read more »

Notice of Study Commencement for Douglas Bridge

The County of Peterborough has retained HP Engineering to complete the Preliminary and Detailed Design, and to undertake the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (MCEA), for the rehabilitation of the Douglas Bridge. The project is being initiated as a Schedule ‘A+’ undertaking in accordance with the MCEA, which applies to municipal infrastructure projects including roads, bridges,… Read more »