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Facility Master Plan Open House

Let your opinion on Municipal assets be heard. Tell us what’s important to the Community!

Where: Nogies Creek Fire Station Training Room
760 Peterborough County Rd 36, Trent Lakes                                                                                                                                                   
When: Saturday July 20, 2019
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
For further information contact: Bianca Dragicevic at

Facilities Master Plan Open House

Amended Waste By-Law

At their Regular Council meeting held July 16, 2019, Council amended the Waste By-Law B2016-142 to suspend the quarterly restrictions for the current waste card, effective July 1 quarter onwards for a one-year trial.

Gannon’s Narrows Bridge Update

Please be advised the Gannon’s Narrows Bridge is no longer closed to all traffic, however, the bridge may be down to single lane traffic at times up until the completion of the project which is estimated to be September 27, 2019.

Please contact Peter Nielsen at the County of Peterborough regarding any questions.

Phone: (705) 775-2737 x 3200



Facilities Master Plan Open House

Trent Lakes is developing a Facilities Master Plan! 

We are looking for the community’s input into the priorities and drivers that will shape the next 5-20 years of municipal investment in our facilities. This includes community centres, public works yards, waste management, sports fields, and more. 

Please complete the survey! 

Please fill out our quick survey and have your say at this link, open now until July 31, 2019.

We’re also having an Open House: 

Saturday July 20, 2019,
9 am to 12 pm, 
Nogies Creek Fire Station Training Room, 
760 Peterborough County Rd 36, Trent Lakes. 

For further information contact: Bianca Dragicevic at


Mobile Hazardous Waste Event

REMINDER: Peterborough County will be hosting a Mobile Hazardous Waste event at the Cavendish Community Centre, 18 Community Complex Drive (off Hwy. 507) on July 14th, 2019 from 11am – 2pm. Event details can be found at
Please Bring:
  • Aerosols
  • Batteries
  • Cleaners
  • Herbicides/Pesticides
  • Fertilizers
  • Fluorescent Lights
  • Paint and Coatings
  • Hot Tub Chemicals
  • Glues and Caulking
  • Propane Cylinders
  • Soap/Toiletries
  • Oil Filters
  • Mercury Containing devices
Please return all medications and sharps (needles/lancets) to a pharmacy. They will not be accepted at the event.
Please Note: Motor Oil & Gasoline are accepted – containers can not be returned

Council Meetings at 6 p.m.

Please be advised that the following Council meetings will be held at 6:00 p.m. in the evening for these two meetings only:

  • Tuesday, July 16th, 2019 at 6 p.m., and
  • Tuesday, August 13th, 2019 at 6 p.m..

The meetings will be held in the Council Chamber, Lower Floor, Trent Lakes Municipal Office, 760 (Peterborough) County Road 36, Trent Lakes, K0M 1A0. 

If you have any questions regarding these two meetings please contact the Clerk’s office at or call 705-738-3800 (or 1-800-374-4009) extension 219.

Chief Administrative Officer Resignation


2019 – July – 4

Chief Administrative Officer Resignation

Mayor Janet Clarkson announced that Mr. Peter Avgoustis, Chief Administrative Officer, for the Municipality of Trent Lakes has tendered his resignation effective July 2, 2019 to pursue his personal and career goals elsewhere.

On behalf of Council, the Mayor thanked Mr. Avgoustis for his service to the municipality and advised that Council is unanimous in wishing Mr. Avgoustis best wishes in his future endeavours.

In the interim, Council intends to appoint an acting Chief Administrative Officer. 


Hard/Bulky Plastics

Bulky plastics recycling is now being offered at the Bobcaygeon Transfer Station, Buckhorn Transfer Station, Crystal Lake Transfer Station and the Cavendish Transfer Station.  All 4 transfer stations have bins to collect bulky plastics for recycling.

September 1st, 2019 is the last day of collection for the bulky plastics program. 

Below is a link to a document listing the items that are accepted. 

Bulky Plastics Material Information List

If you have any questions regarding this program please contact:

Waste Management Phone: 705-738-3800, ext. 226

Special Closed Meeting of Council

The Council of the Municipality of Trent Lakes will hold Special Closed Session meetings on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. under Section 239(2)(b) and (f) of the Municipal Act, 2001, as amended, to discuss personal matters about an identifiable individual and advice subject to solicitor-client privilege.

These meeting will be held in the Boardroom at 760 County Road 36, Trent Lakes.


Dated this 2nd day of July, 2019.

Jessie Clark, Deputy Clerk

Municipality of Trent Lakes

760 Peterborough County Road 36

Trent Lakes ON K0M 1A0

Tel: 705-738-3800 ext. 219

Fax: 705-738-3801