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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 »

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 »

Additional Amenities Available: Docks at McCracken’s Landing & Yard Waste Bin at Warsaw Public Works

The Township of Douro-Dummer is pleased to announce that the public docks at McCracken’s Landing have been installed and that the leaf, brush and yard waste bin is available at the Warsaw Public Works Depot. Residents are reminded to adhere to physical distancing measures and maximum group sizes,  to clean their hands frequently and to… Read more »

COVID-19 Testing Day in Douro-Dummer

COVID-19 Testing Day in Douro-Dummer Date: Tuesday, June 16, 2020 Time: 10:00am – 4:30pm Location: Douro Community Centre (2893 Highway 28) On Tuesday, June 16 the Township of Douro-Dummer will be holding a COVID-19 Testing Day at the Douro Community Centre (2893 Highway 28) Testing clinics are lead by the Peterborough Paramedics with support from… Read more »

Open-Air Fire Ban to be Lifted on Saturday, May 16th, 2020

Open-Air Fire Bans to be Lifted on Saturday, May 16th, 2020 in the Townships of Douro-Dummer, Havelock-Belmont-Methuen, North Kawartha & Trent Lakes The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) will lift the current Restricted Fire Zone from the entire Fire Region of Ontario on Saturday, May 16th, 2020 at 00:01 hours (12:01 a.m.)…. Read more »

Holiday Skating in Douro and Warsaw

Looking for something to do over the holidays? Join us for FREE skating at The Douro Community Centre and Warsaw Community Centre. Douro Community Centre Sunday, December 22 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Tim Hortons Thursday December 26 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Tim Hortons Saturday, December 28 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Township of… Read more »

Kindergarten Registration: AVAILABLE NOW!

If your child will be four years old by December 2020, now’s the time to register for Kindergarten starting September 2020. Your local public schools offer warm, welcoming Kindergarten classrooms. Our play-based programs stimulate and encourage children to reach their full potential. Visit www.kprschools.ca/kindergarten to: • find your school and register your child online •… Read more »

Starry Stonewort – Collective Action Now will Minimize Long-term Costs & Impacts

Starry Stonewort is an extremely aggressive, fastspreading macro alga. It has been spreading throughout the Trent-Severn Waterway for several years and is now in Ston(e)y Lake. From a few small patches identified in the summer of 2017 it is now in areas of Gilchrist Bay, The Lost Channel and in areas of the Big Duck… Read more »