Monthly Archives: September 2020

Employment Opportunity: Temporary Treasurer

The Township is seeking a Temporary Treasurer for a 6-month contract with possibility for extension who will, as part of the Management Team, be responsible for the statutory duties of the Treasurer as defined in the Municipal Act and other Acts of Legislation. In addition, this position is accountable for the financial aspects of Human… Read more »

Douro-Dummer Public Library Re-Opening October 1, 2020

The Douro-Dummer Public Library is re-opening to the public on October 1, 2020.  Here’s what you need to know: New hours are Wednesday 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Thursday-Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Book drops are open and due dates have been extended, but you can now return your items sooner through our book… Read more »

Tax Sale – Updated October 23, 2020

TAKE NOTICE that tenders are invited for the purchase of the land(s) described below and will be received until 3:00 p.m. local time on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at the Township Office, 894 South Street, P.O. Box 92, Warsaw, Ontario, K0L 3A0. The tenders will then be opened in public on the same day at… Read more »

Leaf and Yard Waste Collection – Donwood

The leaf and yard waste collection schedule has been released from the County of Peterborough. Residents in Donwood (Week B) can expect leaf and yard waste collection during the weeks of October 12th, October 26th, November 9th and November 23rd 2020. Instructions from Peterborough County’s website: Maintain physical distancing and do not approach the drivers. Collect… Read more »

Security from Trespass and Protecting Food Safety Act, 2020

Received August 31, 2020 from the Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Ernie Hardeman: “Over the past 2 years, our government has heard from farmers, municipalities and the broader agriculture community about the threat of on-farm trespass activities. We have heard that farmers are worried for their own safety, the safety of their families,… 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 »

Ontario Rural Residential Broadband Program Survey

Peterborough County has been identified as a participant in CENGN’s Ontario Rural Residential Broadband Program. Under the Next Generation Network Program (NGNP), CENGN is looking to fund innovative projects across Rural Ontario that demonstrate technology solutions that offer flexible, lower cost, higher performance residential broadband access for Rural Ontario communities. These live technology projects are… Read more »

Douro-Dummer Municipal Office Re-Opening to Public

Starting September 8th, 2020 in-person services will resume at the Municipal Office in the hamlet of Warsaw. Visitors to the office will be greeted with new safety protocols when accessing the Municipal Office. A limit of 2 visitors will be allowed at the front desk at any time. To facilitate this limit, an intercom system… 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 »