County News

Posted Tuesday, 26 October, 2021

Deer River Hatchery Bridge Map Bridge Closure – Extended to November 26, 2021
Please be advised that the Deer River Hatchery Bridge, located on Preston Road in the Township of Havelock-Belmont-Methuen, will remain closed to all traffic until November 26, 2021.
The purpose of the closure is to permit the completion of the replacement of the Deer River Hatchery Bridge.
During this period, there will be no access for any vehicles to cross over the bridge.
Please note that timelines are...

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Posted Monday, 04 October, 2021

Take Notice that Peterborough County Council will hold a Special Meeting on Friday, October 29, 2021, commencing at 9:30 a.m. The Special Meeting will be held electronically and live streamed over YouTube. The meeting is being held in two parts to discuss the Public Works Service Delivery Review from 9:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. and the Growth Plan Analysis & Projectors from 12:30 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. Should you have any questions or concerns, please contact me at kstevenson@ptbocounty.ca...
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Posted Wednesday, 29 September, 2021

CR 14 Key-MapPlease be advised that the County of Peterborough is proceeding with road rehabilitation works on Yankee Line (County Road 14), from 500 metres east of Boundary Road to Robinson Road, in the Township of Selwyn. Work will consist of culvert replacements, ditching, asphalt removal and replacement, partially paved shoulders, and new pavement markings.
The County’s contractor, Drain Bros Excavating Ltd., will start work the week of September 27, and is expected to complete...

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Posted Thursday, 02 September, 2021

Thursday, September 2, 2021 – “Peterborough County is below the targets needed to help ensure a successful end to this pandemic”, said Dr. Brendan Hughes of the Morton Community Heathcare Centre in Douro-Dummer, Lakefield Extendicare, Pleasant Meadow Manor in Norwood and on-call for PRHC. “We are below the provincial average and Peterborough City rates. I believe it is now time for the County to step up to the plate in a bigger way”.
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Posted Thursday, 02 September, 2021

ORV StudyThe County of Peterborough (County) is undertaking a review of Off-Road Vehicle (ORV) use on County roads. Being completed in parallel with an update to the County’s Transportation Master Plan (TMP), the review will help identify opportunities to support safe ORV use.
Since commencement of this review in 2020, the study team has consulted with the public, First Nations, lower-tier municipalities, ORV and active transportation users, and other stakeholders, to identify...

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