Posts Categorized: News

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 »

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 »

Request for Proposal RFP – ADM-2020-01- Supply & Delivery of a Multifunction Copier – Addendum 1 Released

The Township of Douro-Dummer is requesting a request for proposal for the supply, delivery and installation of new/unused multi-functional digital photocopier equipment, including service maintenance and supplies to its Municipal Office. The multifunction copier specifications are described within this Request for Proposal and is based on the expected use, the desired optional features and integration… 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 »

Burning Restrictions Lifted

Burning restrictions have been lifted, see for risk ratings moving forward. If you have any questions please contact Fire Chief Pedersen. Douro-Dummer Fire Chief Chuck Pedersen 705 652-8392, 207 E-mail C. Pedersen

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 »

Public Notice – Notice of Online Public Information Centre #1 Girven Bridge Replacement / Rehabilitation / Retirement / Repurposing Municipal Class Environmental Assessment

The Corporation of the County of Peterborough (County) is preparing for the replacement, rehabilitation, retirement, or repurposing of Girven Bridge. The structure is located on Dummer Asphodel Road approximately 1.1 km west of the intersection with County Road 8 in the Township of Douro-Dummer and the Township of Asphodel-Norwood. Girven Bridge conveys east-west traffic over… Read more »

Douro-Dummer to Allow Nighttime Campfires

Starting Friday, July 24th, 2020 at sunset campfires will be allowed between sunset and sunrise in the Township of Douro-Dummer. Precipitation levels and fire risk have varied widely throughout the Township this summer. Residents and guests in areas that continue to be dry are urged to consider postponing their campfire until a later date. Anyone… Read more »

Mandatory Face Coverings in Indoor Public Settings

Starting August 1, 2020 face covering will be mandatory in indoor settings in Peterborough County. For more information please read Instruction from the Medical Officer of Health regarding mandatory face coverings in indoor public settings (pdf – 721KB). If you have a complaint about an establishment, public transit service, or commercial transportation service please fill… Read more »