Posts Categorized: County of Peterborough

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 »

Peterborough County Official Plan Open Houses

Peterborough County is developing a new Official Plan and has asked for input from the public. An excerpt from the New County Official Plan website: The County Official Plan provides direction and guidance on how land in the County of Peterborough will be used, and provides policy to ensure that future development will meet the needs… Read more »

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 »