Posts Categorized: News

Vendors Wanted for the Douro-Dummer Automotive Flea Market, Pop-Up Art Gallery and Craft Sale

Registrations for the 2018 Douro-Dummer Automotive Flea Market, Pop-Up Gallery and Craft Sale are open! Vendors are wanted for the flea market(pdf – 1MB),pop-up art gallery and craft sale (PDF – 1MB). Registration and Terms of Use for Flea Market Vendors (pdf – 212KB) The flea market vendor map will be available soon! Registration and… Read more »

Employment Opportunity: Administrative Assistant (Temporary)

The Township of Douro-Dummer, located in the heart of Peterborough County, with a permanent population of 6900, has a temporary (maximum 1 year term) position available for an Administrative Assistant. This position is an employee of the Township, is part of the Municipal Office Team and reports directly to the Clerk/Planning Coordinator. The successful candidate… Read more »

Fire Ban in Effect

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 burning will be allowed, with the exception of campgrounds as defined within the By-law. These campgrounds must meet the requirements set… Read more »

Douglas Bridge Construction Notice

Please be advised that Rock Road at the Douglas Bridge was re-opened Friday, July 6, 2018 and will remain open for the a period of approximately 5 weeks. Following that the bridge will be closed for 2 weeks to facilitate the installation of expansion joints. Alternative detour routes will be posted  during lane closures. For… Read more »

Vacant Unit Rebate Stakeholder & Public Input Survey

The County of Peterborough, in conjunction with its constituent Local Area Municipalities, is seeking feedback related to the reform of the property tax reduction and rebate program that currently exists for vacant commercial and industrial properties. Those wishing to provide input on these matters may complete an online survey. Under the current program, owners of… Read more »

Canada Day Weekend 2018 Waste Collection

Recycling Collection No changes, collection as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Waste Connections of Canada at 705-742-4268. Garbage Collection Monday, July 2nd collection will move to Tuesday and Tuesday, July 3rd collection will move to Wednesday. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact M&M Disposals at 705-652-3505. The Township… Read more »

No Hot Pets, No Excuses

Hot cars kill pets; even with the widow down and parked in the shade your pet can overheat in a matter of minutes. After reaching a body temperature of 41C (106F) it doesn’t take long for a pet to begin suffering irreparable brain damage or death. If you see a pet unattended in a hot… Read more »

2018 Benefit Cruise Night in Warsaw

The 2018 Benefit Release (pdf – 208KB) will be held on Wednesday, August 1st with the gates to the Lions Park opening at 3pm. Rain dates if needed, will be on succeeding Wednesday nights. This year, all proceeds will be divided between The Mollohan Family and the Meade Family. Roxanne Mollohan has been battling Leukemia for the… Read more »

2018 Final Newsletter

Need to know information related to the Township of Douro-Dummer is released twice a year with the tax bills; for the latest information read the 2018 Final Newsletter (pdf – 325KB)! Watch for the dog tag renewal form and the Hall’s Glen Transfer Station pass in February with the Interim tax bills!