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Posted Thursday, August 13, 2020

Aerial of Water Street in LakefieldThank you to everyone for providing feedback on the rehabilitation of Water Street. We received a great deal of input. It was very important to understand how all stakeholders use the road and this area in general. These uses include:
Road access - homes, businesses, funeral home, church, boat launch, Marina, waterfront/trail and cyclists
Parking – waterfront access, church and funeral home and businesses
Trail/Sidewalks – walking, cycling, rest areas,...

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Posted Friday, July 24, 2020

Water TestingPeterborough Utilities Group is looking for volunteers in Lakefield!
If your home/business is served by municipal water AND your building was built before 1989 OR you know/suspect there is lead piping as part of your plumbing system, then you can have your water tested for FREE!
If you wish to participate in this program, please call Peterborough Utilities Group at 705-748-6900 or email LeadSampling@peterboroughutilities.ca.

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Posted Thursday, July 23, 2020

COVID-19 Face Coverings Beginning August 1, 2020, face coverings will be MANDATORY in various settings as outlined in the Peterborough Public Health  directive . On July 20, 2020 Peterborough Public Health released a directive outlining the instructions for mandatory face coverings within the geographical area served by Peterborough Public Health, which includes all of Selwyn Township. The directive is to owners and operators of commercial establishments, public transit, and commercial transportation. More...
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Posted Thursday, March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Update Important Public Statement
The Mayors of the municipalities within Peterborough County today issued a statement about the current health and economic challenges being experienced by the residents of their townships.
Residents of our communities, like those across Canada, are facing serious health risks as a result of COVID 19. Each of us has an obligation to lessen the impact on our family, friends and neighbours. Collectively we have the opportunity to flatten the...

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Posted Wednesday, March 25, 2020

COVID-19 Update Press Release 
For Immediate Release: March 25, 2020 
Township of Selwyn Declares State of Emergency 
The Township of Selwyn has officially declared a State of Emergency effective today, Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 4:15 p.m. in response to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and the need for people to take necessary precautions. 
“ This emergency declaration is intended to send a strong message to our community about the need...

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