Monthly Archives: March 2020

Important Public Statement from the Mayors Within Peterborough County

The Mayors of the municipalities within Peterborough County today issued a statement about the current health and economic challenges being experienced by the residents of their townships. Residents of our communities, like those across Canada, are facing serious health risks as a result of COVID 19. Each of us has an obligation to lessen the… Read more »

Douro-Dummer Declares State of Emergency

Township of Douro-Dummer – At 11:00 a.m. on March 25, 2020, a state of emergency was declared in the Township of Douro-Dummer in light of the Covid-19 pandemic. This State of Emergency has been declared under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act and the Notice of Emergency was executed by Mayor, J. Murray Jones…. Read more »

Community Care is an Essential Service

Community Care is Still Open and Still Functioning. In light of recent announcements made by the Premier of Ontario, Warden of Peterborough County and Mayor of Peterborough, all declaring a state of emergency and requiring non-essential services and business to close, Community Care remains open as is deemed an essential service under the health care,… Read more »

Service Suspended at the Halls Glen Transfer Station

To help protect the health and safety of our staff and community during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Township of Douro-Dummer is suspending operations at the Halls Glen Transfer Station effective Tuesday, March 24, 2020 until further notice. Residents are encouraged to use curbside waste & recycling collection services, which continue to be offered. Thank you… Read more »

Unattached Patients and Access to Care During COVID-19

From the Peterborough Family Health Team: We are happy to share that we have received funding for the continuation of our unattached patient clinics beyond March 31, 2020. Although a formal announcement has yet to be made, this means that the Peterborough Virtual Care Clinic (PVCC) in Peterborough City and the PFHT Clinic located in… Read more »

Media Release – Suspension of all Council and Committee Meetings and Closing of Front Counter at Municipal Office

MEDIA RELEASE March 16, 2020 – For Immediate Release Suspension of all Council and Committee Meetings and Closing of Front Counter at Municipal Office Township of Douro-Dummer – The health and safety of our residents, visitors and staff is a top priority. The Township of Douro-Dummer is working closely with Peterborough Public Health to monitor… 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 »

Postponed – Public Meeting – March 24, 2020: 2020 Budget Presentation

Effective immediately, all Council and Committee meetings for the Township of Douro-Dummer are cancelled until further notice. The Township of Douro-Dummer will be holding a Public Meeting for the 2020 Budget Presentation on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the Municipal Building. The presentation will be a synopsis of… Read more »