Pavement Marking 2017

Pavement Marking 2017 The City of Peterborough Public Works Division has begun pavement marking operations to refresh all existing lines and pavement markings on City streets. All existing markings, including center, skip, bike, stop bars, school crossings and crosswalks, as well as pavement edgings will be repainted. To reduce the impact on traffic and enhance […]

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Waste Management Services

New Reuse Building at the Bensfort Road Landfill

Reuse Building A new waste diversion option is available at the Bensfort Road Landfill.  Customers will see a new addition at the facility starting this week. A “Reuse Building” is now in place at the drop-off platform, allowing people to set aside items they believe someone else might want. Those who see something they like […]

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GE Peterborough

GE eliminates hundreds of jobs at historic Peterborough plant

GE eliminates hundreds of jobs at Peterborough plant General Electric has eliminated approximately 358 good manufacturing jobs as the company announced it will cease operations at its Peterborough, Ontario plant by the end of the third quarter in 2018. “General Electric has been an integral part of Peterborough’s history for over a century,” said Unifor National President Jerry Dias. “Now […]

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West Nile Virus

First Human Case of West Nile Virus

August 18, 2017 – Residents Reminded to Take Precautions Today Peterborough Public Health officials confirmed the first human case of West Nile virus (WNV) acquired locally. “With confirmation of our first human case of the season, we encourage residents to take precautions to prevent the spread of West Nile virus in our area,” said Dr. Rosana […]

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