Posts Categorized: News

Proclamation of Camp Kawartha’s 100th Anniversary

Council proclaimed July 4th, 2021 as Camp Kawartha Day. The Township of Douro-Dummer congratulates Camp Kawartha on reaching this amazing milestone and recognizes the Camp’s wonderful work of providing outdoor education opportunities to children and memories that will last a lifetime. Please visit for more information.

Seeking Appointments for Douro-Dummer Committees

The Council for the Township of Douro-Dummer invites any interested resident and/or ratepayer of the Township of Douro-Dummer to submit their name for appointment to the following committees for the years 2021 & 2022: Douro-Dummer Historical Committee Douro-Dummer Santa Claus Parade Committee Douro-Dummer Canada Day Parade Committee  If you are interested and you have the time to serve, please submit a letter… Read more »

COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments for People Born in or Before 1961

Peterborough Pubic Health is now accepting booking for people born on or before 1961 at the COVID-19 immunization clinics. Please see the Peterborough Public Health COVID-19 Vaccination Appointment Guide (pdf – 136KB) for more information on booking your appointment. If you have just had your vaccination, keep the Vaccinated, Now What? (pdf – 110KB) handout… Read more »

Seeking Appointment for Committee of Adjustment/Planning Committee

Council is receiving applications from citizens/ratepayers of the Township of Douro-Dummer for appointment to the Committee of Adjustment/Planning Committee (1 appointment to serve both Committees). The appointment period will cover the remaining term of Council and expires on November 14, 2022. Cover Letters and Resumes should be submitted to the undersigned no later than 12… Read more »

Booking a COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment for People Born on or Before 1941

Peterborough Pubic Health is using the provincial booking system, COVax to book immunization clinics. Please see the information below or visit the Peterborough Public Health Vaccination webpage for more information. Before you book an appointment: 1. Guidance for Special Populations Some people need to consult their healthcare provider before booking a vaccine appointment. If you… Read more »

2021 Budget Presentation

The Township of Douro-Dummer will be holding an Electronic Public Meeting for the 2021 Budget. The presentations will be a synopsis of the capital and operating budgets. The Draft 2021 Budget will be posted on the Township website in advance of the meetings. Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at 5:00pm Draft Budget Presentation – Capital Thursday,… Read more »

Municipal Office Open: By Appointment Only

For the health and safety of everyone, please ensure to follow Covid-19 health and safety protocols as recommended by Public Health Authorities. – Appointment must be booked in advance to ensure the proper staff member is available during your visit -Wear a face covering -Respect social distancing guidelines -Screening tool must be completed Cheque payments… Read more »

Township of Douro-Dummer Welcomes New CAO

The Township of Douro-Dummer is pleased to announce that Elana Arthurs has been hired as the new Chief Administrative Officer  (CAO) for the Township. Elana brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the role of CAO. In her current role as Clerk for the Township of Cavan-Monaghan, Elana was the first to introduced internet and… Read more »

Free Webinar: Agricultural Workplace COVID-19 Inspection Initiative and TFAW Safety

The Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development (MLTSD) has launched its second COVID-19 Inspection Initiative focusing on agricultural workplaces, with a goal to help protect temporary foreign agricultural workers. On Thursday, February 11th at 10:30am, learn about the details of this initiative from the MLTSD manager responsible for coordinating it, including the opportunity to ask… Read more »

Tourism Resiliency Funding

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development, together with partner Community Futures Peterborough will be administering non-repayable financial support ranging from $2,500 to $20,000 for eligible tourism-dependent businesses in the City of Peterborough, County of Peterborough, Hiawatha First Nation and Curve Lake First Nation. This fund is to help offset business adaption costs associated with changing… Read more »