Posts Categorized: Parks and Recreation

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 »

Part-time Seasonal Employment Opportunities at the Township

The Township of Douro-Dummer has seasonal employment positions available (pdf – 63KB)! 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… 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 »

Employment Opportunity: Manager of Recreational Facilities

The Township is seeking a Manager of Recreation Facilities (pdf – 10KB) who will, as part of the Management Team, be responsible for the efficient and effective planning, development, administration and budget management of the Parks and Recreation Department. In addition to managing the operation of indoor and outdoor recreation facilities, parks and designated Township… Read more »