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

County Council Meeting

September 17, 2014 … more

Lang Pioneer Village Museum Advisory Committee Meeting

September 23, 2014 … more

Accessibility Advisory Committee Meeting

September 24, 2014 … more

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News & Headlines

2014-09-10 Public Notice re Grants for 2015

September 10, 2014

Public Notice

Public Notice is hereby given of Peterborough County Council’s intention not … more

10-year Housing and Homelessness Plan Bulletin 5

August 15, 2014

Overview

The 10-year Housing and Homelessness Plan (the “Plan”) for Peterborough was endorsed by City and County Councils in 2013.
Implementati… more

Dutch Line Bridge Closed Until Further Notice

June 3, 2014

Please be advised that the Dutch Line Bridge, located in the Municipality of Trent Lakes on the Dutch Line approximately 2.6kms east of County Road 121, has … more

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