Posts Categorized: Covid-19

Business Relief Funding

Canada United Small Business Relief Fund: The Canada United Small Business Relief Fund will be managed by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce on behalf of the national Chamber network in support of other chambers and partners to help small Canadian businesses with their recovery efforts as a result of COVID-19. Successful applicants will receive a… Read more »

Mandatory Face Coverings in Indoor Public Settings

Starting August 1, 2020 face covering will be mandatory in indoor settings in Peterborough County. For more information please read Instruction from the Medical Officer of Health regarding mandatory face coverings in indoor public settings (pdf – 721KB). If you have a complaint about an establishment, public transit service, or commercial transportation service please fill… Read more »

CANCELLED! – Douro-Dummer Business Advisory Group: Economic Recovery

Please note this event has been CANCELLED. For more information on this event please contact Melissa (705) 652-8392 x 223. Updates for Douro-Dummer businesses can be found on our Local Businesses page. Attention Business Owners operating in Douro-Dummer! Mayor Jones and Councillor Watson are heading up a task force to assist in the economic recovery… Read more »

Protocol for the Submission of Planning Applications During COVID-19 Emergency

June 19, 2020 – The Township of Douro-Dummer Municipal Office remains closed to the public due to COVID-19. During this situation, planning applications are being accepted and processed, however in a slightly different manner. Pre-Consultation/Application Pre-consultation is a mandatory requirement prior to the Township accepting a formal planning application. Please complete the Pre-Consultation Application Form (pdf… Read more »

Outdoor Amenities – Partial Re-Opening

In support of the Provincial Order under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act, the Township of Douro-Dummer is moving forward with re-opening the parks and trail for limited use. Visitors to the parks and Robert Johnston Trail will need to abide by all health regulations including a prohibition of groups of 10 or more… Read more »

Canada Day Parade in Douro Cancelled

From the media release “Canada Day Parade in Douro Cancelled” released June 12, 2020: At a recent committee meeting, the volunteers that organize the annual event have decided to cancel the 2020 Canada Day Parade in Douro. It was hoped that a celebration could take place but the restrictions still in place due to COVID-19… Read more »

COVID-19 Testing Day in Douro-Dummer

COVID-19 Testing Day in Douro-Dummer Date: Tuesday, June 16, 2020 Time: 10:00am – 4:30pm Location: Douro Community Centre (2893 Highway 28) On Tuesday, June 16 the Township of Douro-Dummer will be holding a COVID-19 Testing Day at the Douro Community Centre (2893 Highway 28) Testing clinics are lead by the Peterborough Paramedics with support from… Read more »

Continued Re-Opening of Halls Glen Transfer Station

The Halls Glen Transfer Station is accepting bagged garbage, blue box recycling and food waste and as of June 2, 2020 will also be accepting loose garbage, scrap metal, scrap wood, electronic waste, propane tanks and used oil. Payment for garbage disposal is limited to debit only, the cost is $3.00 per bag of garbage… Read more »

Local Business – Support Options During COVID-19

Local Business – Support Options During COVID-19 To our local businesses in the Township of Douro-Dummer, Since the Provincial Government has announced the mandatory closure of all non-essential businesses, the Township of Douro-Dummer and all levels of government have been working with community members to help flatten the curve for COVID-19 and fill the needs… Read more »

Drive-Through Testing for COVID-19 Available at Kinsmen Centre Starting May 27 in Peterborough

From Peterborough Public Health: Starting on Wednesday, May 27, local residents without symptoms can access drive-through testing for COVID-19 at the Kinsmen Civic Centre on a first-come, first-served basis. This announcement was made today by local healthcare partners Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC), Peterborough County-City Paramedics, and Peterborough Public Health. Residents with symptoms are directed… Read more »