Are you a cottager or seasonal resident?

We’ve got some quick tips and advice about services offered by the County, the Townships and other partners. This is your one-stop resource for information on property taxes, waste and recycling, well water testing, fishing regulations, local health care and more.

Step back in time at Lang Pioneer Village

Lang Pioneer Village Museum was established by the County of Peterborough in 1967 to celebrate and preserve the rural history of the area. Each year, thousands of visitors from around the world take a trip back in time to discover how the pioneers lived.

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Don’t waste it!

Waste Management provides waste reduction programs to County residents. These services include recycling, household hazardous waste collection, composting, electronic recycling, leaf and yard programs and a variety of special programs for schools, businesses, cottagers and County events.

24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Peterborough County/City Paramedics provides primary and advanced care Emergency Medical Services to residents and visitors throughout the County and City of Peterborough. The service is jointly funded by the County of Peterborough, City of Peterborough and the Province of Ontario through the Ministry of Health.

Welcome to the County of Peterborough

The County of Peterborough is an upper tier municipality representing eight local municipalities and serving a population of approximately 58,000 residents plus a large seasonal population.

With an annual budget of $54.4 million, the County provides a host of services including: Planning, Public Works, County/City Paramedics and Waste Management. We are a diverse community located in the heart of the Kawarthas, recognized for a superior quality of life.

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Accessibility

Giving people of all abilities opportunities to participate fully in everyday life.

GIS services

GIS

Mapping for the County, its municipalities and community-based organizations.

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Purchasing

County acquisition and purchasing of all goods, services and construction projects.

Events

Lang Pioneer Village Museum Advisory Committee

March 10, 2015 … more

County Council Meeting

March 18, 2015 … more

Accessibility Advisory Committee

March 25, 2015 … more

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News & Headlines

Notice of Complete Application

February 24, 2015

Take notice that the Corporation of the County of Peterborough has received a complete application for a plan of subdivision in accordance with Sections 51 (… more

2015 County of Peterborough Recognition Awards

February 2, 2015


The County of Peterborough invites nominations for the County of Peterborough 2015 Recognition Awards.  Nominations will be accepted for any resident o… more

EOWC elects new Chair and Vice-Chair, sets its 2015 Priorities

January 20, 2015


NEWS

The Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (EOWC), at its annual inaugural meeting held in Kingston last week, e… more

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