Posts Categorized: News

Kawartha Chamber Launches Digital Main Street Service Squad

From the New Release dated January 14, 2020: The Kawartha Chamber of Commerce & Tourism announced today that it has received a $35,000 grant from Digital Main Street (DMS) to fund a Digital Service Squad to help main street small businesses improve their online capabilities. The grant will cover businesses across the Kawarthas in Trent… Read more »

Ontario Volunteer Service Awards

Ontario Volunteer Service Awards is a provincial government program that helps local community organizations recognize the contributions of their volunteers. If your organization has been in existence for more than 5 years, get more information about the program and download a nomination form at the Ontario Volunteer Service Awards web page. Every day thousands of… Read more »

Addendum Released for Request for Proposal BD-2019-02: Supply of a 4×4 Vehicle

The Township of Douro-Dummer Building Department is requesting that qualified businesses submit a Request For Quotation (RFQ) for a new 4×4 vehicle. The RFQ BD-2019-02: Supply of a 4×4 Vehicle (pdf – 130KB) can be viewed on-line or be picked up at the Municipal Office. Quotes shall be submitted in a sealed envelope plainly marked “Request… Read more »

Request for Proposal BD-2019-02: Supply of a 4×4 Vehicle

The Township of Douro-Dummer Building Department is requesting that qualified businesses submit a Request For Quotation (RFQ) for a new 4×4 vehicle. The RFQ BD-2019-02: Supply of a 4×4 Vehicle (pdf – 130KB) can be viewed on-line or be picked up at the Municipal Office. Quotes shall be submitted in a sealed envelope plainly marked “Request… Read more »

Temporary C.A.O. Appointed

From J. Murray Jones, Mayor, on behalf of Township of Douro-Dummer Council: The Township of Douro-Dummer Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Martina Chait–Hartwig to the position of temporary Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for the Township.  Martina has been an employee at the Township of Douro-Dummer since 2011 and currently holds the position… Read more »

Township Welcomes New Manager of Recreation Facilities

From the news release “Township of Douro-Dummer Welcomes New Manager of Recreation Facilities” The Township of Douro-Dummer is pleased to introduce the community to our new Manager of Recreation Facilities, Vicki Hallam. Vicki brings with her nineteen years of experience in municipal government. Prior to accepting this position, Vicki served as a Manager of Recreation… Read more »

Cogeco Connexion: Resident Speed Test

Cogeco Connexion has partnered with the Township of Douro-Dummer to assess the current broadband connectivity of homes and businesses within the area. Residents who wish to participate are asked to complete the speed test instructions at this link. Please note that a valid email address is required to complete the test and to allow you… Read more »

Notice of Intention to Change Building Permit Fees charged in accordance with the Building Code Act 7(6)

Take Notice that the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Douro-Dummer intends to pass a by-law pursuant to Section 7(1)(c) of the Building Code Act to increase the fees charged for Building Permits and related services. Proposed 2020 Building Permit Fee Schedule (pdf – 26KB) Proposed 2020 Sewage System Fee Schedule (pdf –… Read more »