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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, July 09, 2020

 Balterre Contracting Limited has been awarded the contract to complete surface asphalt on Summer Lane in Smith War. Work will start on July 7 and progress for approx. 6 weeks.
The work entails cleaning of underground pipes and replacement of deficient curb as well as adjustment of existing structures and placement of new surface course asphalt.
Thank you for your patience.
Balterre Contracting
If any questions arise over the course of this work please call...

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Posted Thursday, July 09, 2020

(SELWYN TOWNSHIP, ON) - The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) has notified the Peterborough County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Selwyn Township that the Burleigh Falls Crown Land area adjacent to the falls will be closed to the public effective immediately.
The tourist area has seen a large increase in visitors resulting in numerous complaints involving liquor con! sumption, parking violations, excessive noise, littering, outdoor...

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