Posts Categorized: Fire Department

Update: Douro-Dummer Multiple Fatal Fire Investigation

Update: Douro-Dummer Multiple Fatal Fire Investigation Smoke Alarms Are Critical to Detect Fire and Warn Occupants NEWS August 3, 2017 The Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management (OFMEM) has completed the investigation into the fatal fire that occurred on December 24th, 2016 at 614 Hamilton Drive in Douro-Dummer Township, near Stoney Lake, where… Read more »

Flood Warning now in Effect

Otonabee Conservation advises residents and visitors to the region that a FLOOD WARNING is now in effect for the entire watershed region. A Flood Warning is issued when flooding is imminent or occurring. Total amounts of rain received in the Bancroft/Haliburton/Peterborough regions were 100 to 150 mm during the month of April. Then, in the… Read more »

Fire Station 3 Closure

The Township of Douro-Dummer and the Township of Selwyn have entered into an automatic aid, fire response agreement. This agreement is scheduled to come into effect on January 10, 2017. Staff believes that this new agreement will provide a better overall service to our residents. This new agreement will also close Douro-Dummer Fire Station #3,… Read more »

Firefighter Recruitment 2016 Now Open

The Douro-Dummer Fire Dept. is now accepting applications for the position of volunteer firefighter for Donwood fire station 1, Douro fire station 2, and White Lake fire station 5. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity to contribute to the provision of an essential service in your community. Mandatory application forms, including job description and… Read more »

Request for Proposal- RFP-PWF1-2016 Engineering/Architectural Services for a New Central Public Works/Fire Station

The Corporation of the Township of Douro-Dummer Request for Proposal- RFP-PWF1-2016 Engineering/Architectural Services New Central Public Works/Fire Station The Township of Douro-Dummer is seeking Request for Proposals for the provision of consulting engineer and architectural services for the site design and building design for a new central public works/fire station. Sealed proposals, clearly marked RFP-PWF1-2016… Read more »

Fire Ban Now in Effect

July 29, 2016 News Release The Township of Douro-Dummer Chief Fire Official has declared an open air fire ban, effective immediately. Due to the continued dry conditions in the Township of Douro-Dummer, as well as data from the Wildland Fire Information System, the Township is enabling a fire ban through By-law 2015-05. No open air… Read more »