Some City services temporarily closed due to weather conditions

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Updated at 3:50 p.m. Monday January 17, 2022

Social Services Offices

The City of Peterborough Social Services office at 178 Charlotte St. is closed on Monday, January 17, 2022 due to the weather conditions. Social Services is operating by-phone services at 705-748-8830. The Social Services office will re-open for in-person services at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, January 18, 2022. 

City-operated Child Care

City-operated child care centres at Pearson Day Care and Peterborough Day Care are closed on Monday, January 17, 2022 due to the weather conditions. Families have been contacted regarding the closures. 

The City-operated before- and -after-school child care programs at Edmison Heights Public School and Westmount Public School are closed Monday, January 17, 2022 as the school board has closed all schools due to the weather. 

Peterborough Public Library

Peterborough Public Library at 345 Aylmer St is closed on Monday, January 17, 2022 due to the weather conditions. The library will re-open for in person service on Tuesday, January 18, 2022. Online services are available at  The building and the washrooms will remain open as a warming space.

City Hall

City Hall will be closing at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, January 17, 2022 to ensure the safety of staff and visitors during today’s extreme weather conditions.

Residents can continue to access City services by phone at 705-742-7777 and online at

City Hall will re-open on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at 8:30 a.m.

Provincial Offences Office

POA Court Administration office will be closing at 3 p.m.  Afternoon remote court matters will be heard as scheduled. Payments for POA fines can be made online.