Monthly Archives: August 2019

Municipal Office Closed on Labour Day

The Municipal Office will be closed Monday, September 2, 2019 for Labour Day; it will re-open at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. For after-hours Public Works emergencies please visit the Township Public Works page for contact numbers.

No Change to Waste Collection on Labour Day

Curbside recycling and garbage will be collected as usual on the holiday Monday of the Labour Day long weekend (pdf – 178KB), Monday, September 2, 2019. If your regular collection day is on Monday, collection will still take place on Monday; if your regular collection day is Tuesday, collection will still take place on Tuesday. Please… Read more »

Nexicom Celebrates Program Funding for Support of Rural High-Speed Fibre

From the media release “Nexicom Inc. Celebrates ISED CTI Program Funding in Support of New Rural High-Speed Fibre Optic Cable Internet Networks” released August 21, 2019 from Nexicom Inc.: It is with great excitement and heart felt gratitude that Nexicom announces it will be receiving $2,887,738 of federal funding in support of the installation of… Read more »

Draft Floodplain Mapping – OPA – 56

Draft Floodplain Mapping – OPA 56 (pdf – 122KB) Townships of Douro-Dummer, North Kawartha and Selwyn Incorporation of Floodplain Mapping Affecting Pigeon Lake, Chemong Lake, Upper and Lower Buckhorn Lakes, Stony Lake, Clear Lake, Lovesick Lake, and Lake Katchewanooka. Official Plan Amendment No. 56 Part “A” – The Preamble does not constitute part of this… Read more »

Notice of Complete Application and Public Meeting with OPA

Notice of Complete Application and Public Meeting with OPA (pdf – 126KB) Take notice that the Corporation of the County of Peterborough has also received a complete application for an Official Plan Amendment under Section 22 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, as amended. The application has been assigned file number 15OP-19005. The purpose of… Read more »

Development Charges in the Township of Douro-Dummer

The municipality adopted By-law 2019-40 on August 6, 2019, which imposes development charges on new development. Development charges are fees collected from new development to offset the capital cost of providing existing levels of service to that development. For more information please read the information pamphlet Development Charges for the Township of Douro-Dummer (pdf -86KB)… Read more »

Assessment Review Program

From the News Release Assessment Review Program (pdf – 201KB) released August 7, 2019 from Peterborough County: Today, Peterborough County Council directed staff to work with the lower tier municipalities to consider the development of an Assessment Review Program. This pre-investigative screening tool has the ability to highlight properties that may require investigation by the… Read more »

Smoking and Vaping Prohibited in City and County Outdoor Public Spaces for Everyone’s Health

From the Media Release (pdf – 831KB) dated Friday, July 5, 2015 from Peterborough Public Health: Local Public Health Partners Remind Residents about Smoke-Free and Vape-Free Laws Peterborough Public Health is partnering with Peterborough Police, the Ciy of Peterborough, and Peterborough Musicfest to remind residents and visitors that both the Smoke-Free Ontario Act and local… Read more »