Posts Categorized: Public Works

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 »

Tender – Winter Plowing, Sanding and Salting (Combination Units Only)

The Township of Douro-Dummer has released a request for bids for Tender T-2018-02 for Winter Plowing, Sanding and Salting (Combination Units Only). Bids are due by Thursday, June 14, 2018 no later than 12 Noon local time. Please see T-2018-02 Snowplowing Contract Tender (pdf – 331KB) for more information and a copy of the Tender document.

Request for Proposal – Hired Equipment Registry

The Township of Douro-Dummer has released a Request for Proposal for a Hired Equipment Registry. Proposals are due by Thursday, June 14, 2018 no later than 12 Noon local time. Please see T-2018-01 Hired Equipment Registry (pdf – 459KB) for more information and the complete bid document.

Spring Roadside Clean-up

The Township of Douro-Dummer would like to extend a warm thank you to the residents and businesses that take the time to clean up sections of our roadways in the spring after the snow melts. If you or your group are planning a clean-up on a section of road, please alert staff at the Municipal… Read more »

Half loads in effect from March 1, 2018 until April 30, 2018

Please note that half load restrictions will be in place on all Township roads from March 1, 2018 until April 30, 2018. Please see the County of Peterborough’s website for reduced vehicle loading on County Roads https://www.ptbocounty.ca/en/living/reduced-load-restriction.aspx For more information please contact: Harold Nelson Manager of Public Works Township of Douro-Dummer (705) 652-8402 Email: Harold Nelson… 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 equipment operators must provide a drivers abstract. All successful proponents will be required to provide a Vulnerable Sector… 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 condition. This section will be closed until further notifications. For more information, please contact: Harold Nelson Manager… Read more »

Clear Garbage Bag FAQ

Staff with the Township of Douro-Dummer have prepared a list of Frequently Asked Questions (pdf – 245KB) for the Clear Garbage Bag Program. If you have more questions or need clarification, please let us know! We can be contacted at the office Monday to Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. by… Read more »