Posts Categorized: Planning

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 »

County Official Plan Project and Survey – Part 2

From Peterborough County’s New County Official Plan Project website: The County of Peterborough is currently undertaking the development of a new Official Plan. The new Official Plan will function as the policy document for the County of Peterborough and as the lower-tier Official Plan for all eight local municipalities. This questionnaire is the second part in… Read more »

County Official Plan Project and Survey

From Peterborough County’s New County Official Plan Project website: The County Official Plan provides direction and guidance on how land in the County of Peterborough will be used, and provides policy to ensure that future development will meet the needs of the community. Starting in April 2021, we will be releasing a three-part survey series… 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 »

Protocol for the Submission of Planning Applications During COVID-19 Emergency

June 19, 2020 – The Township of Douro-Dummer Municipal Office remains closed to the public due to COVID-19. During this situation, planning applications are being accepted and processed, however in a slightly different manner. Pre-Consultation/Application Pre-consultation is a mandatory requirement prior to the Township accepting a formal planning application. Please complete the Pre-Consultation Application Form (pdf… 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 »

Draft By-Law and Report on Development Charges – Revised

This is the public notice that he Township of Douro-Dummer is in the process of updating it’s development charge policies. The following revised documents were added June 4, 2019: Draft Final Report: Development Charges Study for the Township of Douro-Dummer – Revised (pdf – 238KB) Douro-Dummer Development Charges By-Law Draft – Revised (pdf – 189KB)… Read more »

Board & Committee Volunteer Opportunities

Would you like to get involved in the Township of Douro-Dummer and play an important role in the community? The Township of Douro-Dummer is currently looking for volunteers to sit on various boards and committees for the upcoming term of Council. Appointments are available to the Public Library Board, the Committee of Adjustment/Planning Committee and… Read more »

Notice of Public Meeting – Secondary Suites

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-18006. Take notice that the Corporation of the Township of Douro-Dummer has initiated a Zoning By-Law… Read more »

Consulting on a proposed Agricultural System in the Greater Golden Horseshoe

The Province recently released its four updated provincial land use plans for the Greater Golden Horseshoe as a result of the coordinator review: the Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe, the Greenbelt Plan, the Niagara Escarpment Plan and the Oak Ridges Moraine Conservation Plan. The advisory panel for the coordinated review, chaired by David… Read more »