Posts Categorized: Parks and Recreation

Employment Opportunity – Head of Parks Maintenance

Township of Douro-Dummer Requires a Head of Parks Maintenance in the Parks Department. Hours of work: Weekdays and may include evenings and weekends Applicants will be required to have a grade 12 education or equivalent experience in a related field, as well as a valid “G” driver’s license. Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills as… Read more »

RFQ-Parks-01-2021 – South Ball Diamond Tile Drainage and Infield/Warning Track Red Clay

The Township of Douro-Dummer has released a quotation request for the tile drainage and infield/warning track red clay at the Douro Park South ball diamond. Quotations are due by Tuesday, May 25th, 2021 at 12 noon local time. Please see RFQ – Parks – 01-2021 South Ball Diamond Tile Drainage and Infield/Warning Track Red Clay… Read more »

Employment Opportunity: Seasonal Positions with Parks and Recreation Department

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 successful proponents will be required to provide a Criminal Record check. For further information, please call the Municipal Office at 705-652-8392…. Read more »

Back Dam Park Temporarily Closed for Event September 25, 2020

Back Dam Park will be temporarily closed to the general public during the SUN Warsaw planting event to help maintain physical distancing. If you have any questions please contact Vicki Hallam, Manager of Recreational Facilities. If you would like to join the event please visit Sustainable Urban Neighbourhoods Warsaw – Back Dam Park Planting and… Read more »

Playground 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 playgrounds/play structures. “We urge parents to keep safety top of mind and use a common-sense approach when at the playgrounds with their children.” The Township is also reminding parents to bring… Read more »

PR-02-2020: Replacement of Rubber Sports Flooring on Selected Areas at the Douro Community Centre and the Warsaw Community Centre

The Township of Douro-Dummer has released a tender package for painting services of selected areas of the Municipal Office, Douro Community Centre & Warsaw Community Centre. Please complete each section of the tender package. For more information, the bid package and submission requirements please see PR-02-2020: Replacement of Rubber Sports Flooring on Selected Areas at… 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 »

Media Release – Outdoor Amenities – Partial Re-Opening

Township of Douro-Dummer – By Provincial Order under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act, the Township of Douro-Dummer had closed all of the parks on April 2, 2020. With announcements from the Province and Peterborough Public Health, the parks and trail in the Township are now open for limited use. Visitors to the parks… Read more »

Outdoor Amenities – Closed until Further Notice

By Provincial Order under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act, the Township of Douro-Dummer has closed all of our parks including the Back Dam Park, Clintonia Park, Daleview Road Park, Douro North and South Park, Maryvale Park, Millennium Garden, Warsaw Fire Hall Park and the Robert Johnston Eco-Forest Trail. Further, all play structures and… Read more »

Warsaw Youth Sports 2020 – Postponed

**Please note: Warsaw Youth Sports 2020 is postponed until further notice. Sign your kids up for ball hockey, recreational lacrosse, shamrock soccer, minor softball and t-ball starting this spring! Sign-up is Tuesday March 24 and Thursday March 26th from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Warsaw Community Centre. From the organizers: Ball Hockey –… Read more »