Posts Categorized: Public Works

Part-time Employment Opportunities at the Township

Part-time Positions Available! All applicants must possess a valid Driver’s Licence (minimum “G” level) and have their own transportation to and from work. Hours of work will vary depending on the nature of the work assigned. All successful proponents will be required to provide a Criminal Record check. For further information, please call the Municipal… Read more »

2019 Easter Weekend Garbage and Recycling Collection

Please note the following changes regarding waste collection for the 2019 Easter long weekend: Recycling Collection: Good Friday (April 19, 2019) recycling collection is cancelled. Easter Monday (April 22, 2019) recycling is collected as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Waste Connections of Canada at 705-742-4268 or the County of Peterborough… Read more »

Notice of Public Meeting – Concerns regarding Municipal Roads

Council will be hosting a public meeting to discuss concerns regarding municipal roads within the Township of Douro-Dummer. Where: The Douro Community Centre – Wellington Room (Upper level) When: 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 30, 2109 This meeting provide a chance for the public to speak to Council regarding concerns with municipally maintained roads within… Read more »

Douro Fifth Line North Closed

The Public Works Department has closed off Douro Fifth Line North between Highway 28 and County Road 6. This temporary closure is due to the road conditions including water on the road and ice buildup, making for unsafe conditions. This section will be closed until further notice. For more information, please contact: Harold Nelson Manager… Read more »

Request for Proposal – Gravel Testing and Analysis

The Township of Douro-Dummer is requesting that qualified businesses or individuals submit a Request For Proposal (RFP) regarding Gravel Testing and Analysis at various locations in the Township of Douro-Dummer. RFP T-2019-01 packages (pdf – 434KB) can be viewed on-line or be picked up at the Municipal Office. A mandatory meeting will take place on… Read more »

Spring Melt and Run-Off

The Township of Douro-Dummer Public Works Department is anticipating a more intense than usual spring run-off; these conditions are already evident due to last week’s mild temperatures and rain. The extreme temperature fluctuations experienced over the course of the winter have created challenging conditions where surface water is slow to soak into fields and ditches… Read more »

Part-time Employment Opportunities at the Township

Part-time Positions Available! All applicants must possess a valid Driver’s Licence (minimum “G” level) and have their own transportation to and from work. Hours of work will vary depending on the nature of the work assigned. All successful proponents will be required to provide a Criminal Record check. For further information, please call the Municipal… Read more »

Road Maintenance (Brushing) on Douro Fifth Line and Daleview

Public works staff will be performing roadside clearing activities along Douro Fifth Line and Daleview Road beginning this week. Please see the attachments for details: Roadside Brushing Notice – Douro Fifth Line (pdf – 222KB) Roadside Brushing Notice – Daleview Road (pdf – 150KB) Any questions can be directed to Harold Nelson, Manager of Public… Read more »

Reminder: Friday January 4, 2018 Recycling & Garbage Collection Moved to Saturday, January 5, 2018

Just a reminder that garbage and recycling collection that would normally take place today (Friday, January 4, 2019) is moved to tomorrow (Saturday, January 5, 2019). Regular collection resumes on Monday, January 7, 2019. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Waste Connections of Canada at 705-742-4268. Christmas 2018 Garbage and Recycling Collection… Read more »