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Thank You to our Public Skating Sponsors!

Please join us in thanking our 2017 – 2018 Public Skate Sponsors! These generous sponsors help keep public skating at our community centres free. DOURO COMMUNITY CENTRE: Sundays between 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Towns & Leahy Mercantile – October 8, 2017 National Sanitation – October 15, 2017 Pine Vista Resort – October 22, 2017 TriLine Electric – October 29, 2017 Ray Johnston Heating –… Read more »

Firefighter Recruitment 2017

The Douro-Dummer Fire Dept. is now accepting applications for the position of volunteer firefighter for Donwood Fire Station 1 and White Lake Fire Station 5. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity to contribute to the provision of an essential service in your community. Mandatory application forms, including job description and information package may be… Read more »

Update: Douro-Dummer Multiple Fatal Fire Investigation

Update: Douro-Dummer Multiple Fatal Fire Investigation Smoke Alarms Are Critical to Detect Fire and Warn Occupants NEWS August 3, 2017 The Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management (OFMEM) has completed the investigation into the fatal fire that occurred on December 24th, 2016 at 614 Hamilton Drive in Douro-Dummer Township, near Stoney Lake, where… Read more »

Employment Opportunity – Administrative Assistant (Temporary)

Township of Douro-Dummer Requires an Administrative Assistant (Temporary) The Township of Douro-Dummer, located in the heart of Peterborough County, with a permanent population of 6900, has a temporary 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… Read more »

Fire Station 3 Closure

The Township of Douro-Dummer and the Township of Selwyn have entered into an automatic aid, fire response agreement. This agreement is scheduled to come into effect on January 10, 2017. Staff believes that this new agreement will provide a better overall service to our residents. This new agreement will also close Douro-Dummer Fire Station #3,… Read more »

Douro-Dummer Parks and Recreation Department Master Plan Advisory Committee Looking for Members

Township of Douro-Dummer Committee Appointment for 2017 The Council for the Township of Douro-Dummer invites any interested resident and/or ratepayer of the Township of Douro-Dummer to submit their name for appointment to the following Committee: Douro-Dummer Parks and Recreation Department Advisory Committee to assist in the Development of a Parks and Recreation Master Plan. This… Read more »

Water Conservation in and around the Home

    There are many ways to reduce your water usage in and around your home. With small changes made, big impacts can happen by following the 3 R’s of water conservation: Reduce – Water use by changing a few habits Repair – Leaks promptly Retrofit – Fixtures to more water-efficient standards For more water… Read more »

Remembrance Day Ceremony in Warsaw

A Ceremony of Remembrance will be held at the Warsaw Cenotaph on November 11th, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Prayers will be read and the Roll of Honour will be recited by Mayor J. Murray Jones. Following the ceremony, lunch will be served in the Town Hall at the Municipal Building  (894 South Street) and all… Read more »

Committee Appointments for 2017 & 2018

The Council for the Township of Douro-Dummer invites any interested resident and/or ratepayer of the Township of Douro-Dummer to submit their name for appointment to the following Committees for the years 2017 & 2018. Douro-Dummer Community Policing Committee Seeking members for two-year term Douro-Dummer Historical Committee 10 appointments for a two-year term Douro-Dummer Santa Claus… Read more »