Posts Categorized: News

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!

The Library is Hiring Summer Experience Program Staff

The Douro-Dummer Public Library is committed to providing access to resources and opportunities for reading, life-long learning, personal development and enrichment for our community.  The Summer Student will seek to carry out the duties of their job with a focus on Programs and Community Outreach throughout the township.    It is our hope that the successful… Read more »

Grants available for farm projects this season!

If you are a farmer or own farmland, you have a lot of opportunities to plan projects on your farm that may qualify for grant funding! In east central Ontario (Durham to Hastings and everything in between) the East Central Farm Stewardship Collaborative is trying to make it easier for you by bringing information all… Read more »

Artist Space Available at Pop-Up Gallery & Vendor Space Available at Automotive Flea Market

Attention Artists and Art Enthusiasts! The Township of Douro-Dummer has a few spaces remaining for artists to exhibit and sell their work at a Pop-Up Gallery running concurrently with the Automotive Flea Market and Car Show on June 2nd & 3rd, 2018 at the Douro Community Centre. Attention Automotive Vendors and Enthusiasts! There are a… Read more »

Part-time Employment Opportunity – Municipal Building Custodian

The Township of Douro Dummer has a part time position- Municipal Building Custodian (pdf – 181KB)– available effective September 1, 2018. This is a contract position for a term of 2 years with the option of renewal. A detailed description of the position is located here (pdf – 90KB) and each applicant is encouraged to review… Read more »

Road Conditions Affecting Garbage and Recycling Collection in the Township of Douro-Dummer

Garbage and recycling collection in the Township of Douro-Dummer have been affected by the inclement weather and dangerous road conditions. Recycling collection has been cancelled for today, Monday, April 16, 2018. Garbage collection may not occur on some roads due to dangerous road conditions. Impacted residents and businesses (on the Monday routes) may put double… Read more »

Notice of Nomination for Office

Notice of Nomination for Office (pdf – 68KB) Municipal Elections Act, 1996 (s.32) Notice is hereby given to the Municipal Electors of the Township of Asphodel-Norwood Township of Cavan Monaghan Township of Douro-Dummer Township of Havelock-Belmont-Methuen Township of North Kawartha Township of Otonabee-South Monaghan Township of Selwyn Municipality of Trent Lakes and City of Peterborough… Read more »

Peterborough Renovates Program 2018

The Peterborough Renovates Program is now available for 2018. This program is offered on a first-come, first-served basis to eligible applicants while funding is available. Detailed information about the program is available in the 2018 Peterborough Renovates Program Background (pdf – 103KB) or in the Peterborough Renovates Program Guidelines (pdf – 599KB). Funds are provided by the… Read more »

Spring Maintenance for Trent-Severn Waterway Bridges

In the coming weeks, Parks Canada will be conducting spring maintenance at some of their swing bridges and sites along the Trent-Severn Waterway, in preparation for the 2018 navigation season. This includes preventative maintenance tasks like washing and greasing swing bridges and conducting visual inspections to ensure their safe operation. Parks Canada Temporary Bridge Closures… Read more »