Posts Categorized: News

County Road 4 Surface Treatment

Notice of Construction for 2017 ST County Road 4 Starting May 23rd, 2017, County Road 4 from Warsaw to County Road 6 will be under construction. One lane will remain open during the day.  Please see the attached notice for more details and contact information.  

2017 Navigation Season Delayed

Delay of Navigation Season 2017 Trent-Severn Waterway and Rideau Canal 2017 Navigation Season start delayed until May 26, 2017 May 17, 2017 – Peterborough, Ontario – Parks Canada High water levels and flows caused by extreme amounts of precipitation have resulted in unsafe boating conditions across both waterways. For safety reasons, Parks Canada has delayed… Read more »

Forest Ontario Funding Campaign

The Ontario Envirothon, run by Forests Ontario, was selected as a Small Change Fund Campaign. Funds raised through this campaign will help to support the regional grants as well as the provincial competition.  Forests Ontario has the ambitious goal of raising $4,900 and they only have a few days left to reach this amount. To help Forests… Read more »

Provincial Funding Announced for Critical Repairs to the Twelfth Line Road Dummer

Ontario Improving Roads in Peterborough County Investment to Boost Economic Growth, Create Jobs in Rural Communities Ontario is investing in critical improvements to the reconstruction of a local roadway in Peterborough County, to help create jobs and boost economic growth. Jeff Leal, MPP for Peterborough, made the announcement today at the Township of Douro-Dummer Council… Read more »

Joint Request Proposal – Internet and Telephone Voting System

Please see the PDF below for information on Joint Request Proposal for Internet and Telephone Voting Systems for Asphodel-Norwood, Douro-Dummer, Havelock-Belmont-Methuen, North Kawartha, Otonabee South-Monaghan, Selwyn, and Trent Lakes. PDF Copy of RFP – Internet Telephone Voting System (pdf – 399 KB).

Municipal Office Closed for Long Weekend

Please be advised that the municipal office will be closed from 4:30 p.m. on April 13, 2017 and will re-open the morning of April 18, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. During this time, in person tax payments will not be available so please plan accordingly. Visit our Tax Information Page to find other ways to make payments. Please… Read more »

Free Leaf and Yard Waste Bin

Looking to get rid of some yard waste? Free leaf and yard waste bins at the Warsaw Public Works Yard. 1422 County Road 4. Accepted items include leaves, brush, branches, hedge and tree trimmings and house and garden plants. Available until the end of May. PDF Copy of Leaf and Yard Waste Poster (pdf –… Read more »

Spring Maintenance for the Trent-Severn Waterway Bridges

In the coming weeks, Parks Canada will be conducting spring maintenance at some of our swing bridges and sites along the Trent-Severn Waterway, in preparation for the 2017 navigation season. This included preventative maintenance tasks like washing and greasing swing bridges and conducting visual inspections to ensure their safe operability. Parks Canada advises residents and… Read more »

Burn Permits Available at the Douro-Dummer Public Library

Did you know you can get a regular Burn Permit for 2017 at the Douro-Dummer Public Library? The Library is open the following hours: Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Closed Monday Tuesday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Wednesday 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Friday 3:00 p.m. – 7:00… Read more »

Now Available: Pay Your Tax Bill by Credit Card

The Township of Douro-Dummer is now accepting tax payment to be made by credit card. Using the Third Party services of Paymentus, ratepayers can now pay their taxes on-line using their credit cards. To access the portal for payments please visit this link: https://ipn.paymentus.com/rotp/tddt . Please note there is a 1.75% processing fee. For any… Read more »