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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 »

Peterborough Public Health seeks Board of Health member

The Peterborough Public Health is recruiting candidates to fill a public appointment position on the Board of Health in 2017. Peterborough Public Health serves the residents of Curve Lake and Hiawatha First Nations, as well as the County and City of Peterborough. Click here to learn more.  

Fall Leaf and Yard Waste Pick Up

Peterborough County will be doing a total of three (3) leaf and yard waste collections at the curb on alternating weeks. Donwood will be the only neighbourhood in Douro-Dummer to receive this pick-up. To read about acceptable waste please click Here. This will be free of cost.   See calendar below for more information: Leaf… Read more »