Posts Categorized: Public Works

Annual Street Sweeping Operations

Starting Monday, April 12, 2021 the Public Works department will be removing excess sand and salt that accumulated over winter from Township roads. The process is expected to take approximately three weeks to complete (dependent on the weather). This year the process will start around the White Lake and Young’s Point areas and will finish… Read more »

Employment Opportunities in Public Works

The Township of Douro-Dummer has 2 positions available in the Public Works Department: Full-Time Labourer – $17.75/hr Hours of work: Monday to Thursday 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Friday 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Part-Time Transfer Station Assistant – $14.40/hr Hours of work: Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday: 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., Sunday 10:00… Read more »

T-2021-02 – Supply and Delivery of Culvert Pipes

The Township of Douro-Dummer has released a tender request for the Supply and Delivery of Culvert Pipes. Tenders are due by Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 12 noon local time. Please see T-2021-02 – Supply and Delivery of Culvert Pipes (pdf – 335KB) for more information and the complete bid document.

T-2021-01 – Hired Equipment Registry

The Township of Douro-Dummer has released a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Hired Equipment Registry. RFPs are due by Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 12 noon local time. Please see T-2021-01 – Hired Equipment Registry (pdf – 331KB) for more information and the complete bid document.

Half Loads In Effect March 1, 2021

Half load restrictions will be in place on all Township roads starting March 1, 2020 and will remain in place until further notice. Please visit the County of Peterborough’s website regrading reduced load restrictions on County Roads. For more information please contact: Jake Condon Manager of Public Works Township of Douro-Dummer (705) 652-8402 E-mail Public… Read more »

Douro Fifth Line Road North Closed Until Further Notice

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

Roadside Brushing Maintenance – Douro Ward

The Township will be performing roadside clearing of brush and trees in the Douro Ward (on Township roads from Division Road to County Road 4). Work is anticipated to commence on December 18, 2020 and will be completed by approximately December 31, 2020. Work will involve a contractor using a roadside brushing machine to remove… Read more »

Municipal Office Holiday Closure and Waste Collection Schedule

The Municipal Office will be closed from Thursday, December 24, 2020 to Sunday, January 3, 2021 for the holidays. Residents will be able to access services from the Municipal Office via phone and e-mail starting January 4, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. The municipal office will be closed to the public. For questions regarding garbage collection,… Read more »

Employment Opportunity: Public Works Lead Hand

The Township is seeking a Public Works Lead Hand who will, as part of the Public Works Team, provide a variety of supervisory, maintenance and construction services for municipal roads, facilities and public works infrastructure. The Lead Hand will assist the Manager of Public Works to lead, direct and coordinate the Department along with Waste… Read more »