Posts Categorized: News

Christmas 2018 Recycling & Garbage Collection

Christmas 2018 Garbage and Recycling Collection Schedule (pdf – 285KB) Monday, December 24, 2018: garbage and recycling collection as usual Tuesday, December 25, 2018 → garbage collection moved to Wednesday, December 26, 2018 Wednesday, December 26, 2018: garbage usually collected on Tuesday will be collected today Thursday, December 27, 2018: recycling collection as usual Friday, December 28, 2018:… Read more »

Notice of Intention to Change Building Permit Fees charged in accordance with the Building Code Act 7(6)

Notice of Intention to Change Building Permit Fees charged in accordance with the Building Code Act 7(6) (30KB) Take Notice that the Council of The Corporation of The Township of Douro-Dummer intends to pass a by-law pursuant to Section 7(1)(c) of the Building Code Act to increase the fees charged for Building Permits and related… Read more »

Board & Committee Volunteer Opportunities

Would you like to get involved in the Township of Douro-Dummer and play an important role in the community? The Township of Douro-Dummer is currently looking for volunteers to sit on various boards and committees for the upcoming term of Council. Appointments are available to the Public Library Board, the Committee of Adjustment/Planning Committee and… Read more »

Employment Opportunity: Transfer Station Assistant – Halls Glen Site

The Township of Douro-Dummer has a part-time position available- Transfer Station Assistant- Halls Glen Site. The successful candidate will be required to have a grade 12 education or equivalent experience in a related field as well as a proven ability to operate computers and software necessary for record keeping. Good communication skills and a proven… Read more »

Official Municipal Election Results – 2018

Please see the attached links for the official results of the Township of Douro-Dummer municipal election: Declaration of Election Candidates (pdf – 9KB) 2018 – Official Results – School Board Election (pdf – 57KB)

Thank You to our Public Skating Sponsors!

Please join us in thanking our 2018 – 2019 Public Skate Sponsors! These generous sponsors help keep public skating (pdf -66KB) at our community centres free. DOURO COMMUNITY CENTRE: Sundays between 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Douro-Dummer Firefighters’ Association – October 7, 2018 National Sanitation – October 14, 2018 Township of Douro-Dummer – October 21, 2018 DueNorth Dog Training – October 28, 2018 Ray Johnston… Read more »

Digital Main Street Launches Grant Program

From the Official Media Release (pdf – 99KB): The Province of Ontario partners with OBIAA to provide grants to help Ontario’s “main street” businesses go online. Ontario’s Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) and the Ontario BIA Association (OBIAA) announced today the official launch of Digital Main Street’s exciting Grants Program across Ontario… Read more »

Fire Prevention Week Home Visits

This year’s fire prevention week theme is “Look, Listen & Learn. Be aware. Fire can happen anywhere.” To help ensure our residents are notified of smoke or carbon monoxide in their homes, the Douro-Dummer Fire Services will be conducting door to door visits to Douro-Dummer residences on Saturday October 13, 20 and 27, 2018. Fire… Read more »

2018 Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment

2018 Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment (pdf – 256KB) The Douro-Dummer Fire Department is now accepting applications for the position of volunteer firefighter for Donwood Fire Station 1, Douro Fire Station 2, Warsaw Fire Station 4 and White Lake Fire Station 5. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity to contribute to the provision of an essential… Read more »