Posts Categorized: Public Works

Douro Fifth Line Road North Closed Until Further Notice

Douro Fifth Line North between Highway 28 and County Road 6 is closed to traffic until further notice. The Public Works Department has closed off this section due to the unsafe road conditions including flooding, water and ice buildup on the roadway. This section will be closed until further notice. For more information, please contact:… Read more »

Roadside Brushing Maintenance – Douro Ward

The Township will be performing roadside clearing of brush and trees in the Douro Ward (on Township roads from Division Road to County Road 4). Work is anticipated to commence on December 18, 2020 and will be completed by approximately December 31, 2020. Work will involve a contractor using a roadside brushing machine to remove… Read more »

Municipal Office Holiday Closure and Waste Collection Schedule

The Municipal Office will be closed from Thursday, December 24, 2020 to Sunday, January 3, 2021 for the holidays. Residents will be able to access services from the Municipal Office via phone and e-mail starting January 4, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. The municipal office will be closed to the public. For questions regarding garbage collection,… Read more »

Employment Opportunity: Public Works Lead Hand

The Township is seeking a Public Works Lead Hand who will, as part of the Public Works Team, provide a variety of supervisory, maintenance and construction services for municipal roads, facilities and public works infrastructure. The Lead Hand will assist the Manager of Public Works to lead, direct and coordinate the Department along with Waste… Read more »

UPDATED Daleview Road Reconstruction: September 8, 2020 to October 30, 2020

From the Drain Brothers Notice to Residents and Property Owners dated September 8, 2020 (pdf – 437KB): Drain Bros Excavating Limited has been awarded, by the Township of Douro-Dummer the above noted contract to Reconstruct Daleview Road. Work on the project is scheduled to commence on or around September 8, 2020 with the completion on… Read more »

Hiring of Manager of Public Works Announced

The Township of Douro-Dummer is thrilled to announce the hiring of Jason “Jake” Condon as the new Manager of Public Works. Jason took on the position of Temporary Manager of Public Works this past April and in that short period has proven to be a well-respected and effective leader. He brings with him over 10… Read more »

Employment Opportunity: Manager of Public Works

The Manager, Public Works, provides leadership and management to the Public Works Department. The position oversees the operation and maintenance of the municipality’s Public Works infrastructure and services. The role ensures the Township’s compliance with municipal, provincial and federal statutes and regulations, pertaining to Public Works operations and maintenance. The position provides information, support and… Read more »

Roadside Grass Cutting in Douro-Dummer

Grass cutting on Township road sides started this week. The Public Works Department anticipates this process will take approximately four weeks to complete, as the weather permits.  Peterborough County road crews are also out cutting grass along County roads. Please proceed with caution when you encounter the tractor performing this task as it is a… Read more »