County News

Posted Wednesday, 21 February, 2024

Peterborough, ON – During today's Council meeting, Peterborough County Council gave its approval to the 2024 Budget. The endorsed budget entails a rise in the levy by 6.29%, which includes:
a dedicated infrastructure levy set at 2.5%
an increase of 2.57% for the Operating Budget
and an increase of 1.22% for the Shared Services Budget
This increase in the levy translates to a tax rate increase of 5.69% or approximately $21.81 for every $100,000 in residential...

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Posted Monday, 12 February, 2024

Rec Awards FB (1)Warden Bonnie Clark would like to take this opportunity to remind County residents that the nomination period for Peterborough County 2024 Community Recognition Awards will soon end. "Peterborough County is an exceptional place, with extraordinary people and an outstanding business community," said County Warden Bonnie Clark. "Every two years we showcase models of true excellence among us through our Peterborough County awards ceremony. I encourage you to nominate a deserving...
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Posted Friday, 09 February, 2024

2024-01-10 Notice of PIC 1 Ward St - ExternalThe County of Peterborough has initiated an Environmental Assessment (EA) to study alternatives for the reconstruction of Ward Street (County Road 18) in the settlement area of Bridgenorth in accordance with the County of Peterborough’s Transportation Master Plan. The project is being planned as a Schedule ‘C’ Class EA in accordance with the MCEA. The study area includes Ward Street (County Road 18) from Champlain Road to the James Gifford Causeway (County Road...
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Posted Thursday, 08 February, 2024

Peterborough, ON – On Wednesday, February 7, 2024, Peterborough County Council approved a resolution urging the province to undertake a comprehensive examination of the fiscal arrangement between the provincial and municipal levels of government as an integral component of the impending provincial budget. The most recent assessment of this framework was finalized in 2008.
The Council resolution reads:
Sheridan Graham, CAO Re: AMO Support Resolution
“...

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Posted Wednesday, 07 February, 2024

PXL_20240205_153125614 Peterborough, ON – In December 2023, Chief Randy Mellow, announced his retirement from Peterborough County-City Paramedics effective at the end of 2024.
Recognizing the need for a seamless transition, a comprehensive succession plan was approved by Peterborough County Council and implemented, including training and backfilling, to ensure a smooth handover and continuity of service excellence.
We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Patricia Bromfield as...

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