Welcome to the Town of Laurentian Hills
Laurentian Hills is a community full of innovation and world-class opportunities. Add in a gorgeous natural environment along the historic Ottawa River, and this is a town full of potential for living, working and entrepreneurship.
FLOODS: DIRECT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
Residents affected by flooding can register with Canadian Red Cross to apply for financial assistance.
New registrations can be done over the phone in English and French only by calling 1-800-863-6582, Monday – Friday, 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Online registration is being discontinued as we are seeing a decreased volume in overall registrations as the weeks progress since the Flooding, and we are adjusting our operations accordingly.
Jump Start Program Information HERE
Health Links North Renfrew County Information HERE
County of Renfrew Health Unit HERE
Be sure your garbage is out on time. It must be out by 7:00 a.m. Garbage Bag Limit / Bag Tag Information HERE
Recycling Pick-up every Second Wednesday Be sure your recycling is out by 7:30 a.m.
2017-18 Recycling Calendar HERE Detailed Recycling Information HERE
Container bins / boxes must not be larger than 18" x 20" x 21" - Shredded paper is accepted in a clear bag. Please keep bags (grocery, plastic from water bottles and toilet paper/paper towel plastic, outer milk bags, flyer bags) together in a bag. Be sure they aren't left loose in your bin. Cardboard with wax will not be picked up - Cardboard must be broken down or cut up and not be any larger than 3 feet by 2 feet. Please keep all items loose in your bin/box (except for bags in bags). There has been a higher than usual amount of contaminated items left in Blue Boxes and Yellow Boxes. Please note that the drivers may leave yours behind if the wrong items are in your bins. Please refer to the Detailed Recycling Information above. If you are unsure whether an item is accepted or not, please call us at the office at 613-584-3114.
Memorial Tree Program
The Memorial tree program provides residents with the opportunity to honor loved ones, families or groups by having a tree with a memorial plaque installed on municipal property. The Memorial tree program and application can be found HERE or by calling the office at 613-584-3114.
The Memorial bench program provides residents with the opportunity to honor loved ones, families or groups by having a bench with a memorial plaque installed on municipal property. Memorial bench program and application can be found HERE or by calling the office at 613-584-3114.
Donation Policy - HERE
The Town currently has the following summer / winter equipment available to lend out to our residents: - Snowshoes and Golf Clubs - Assortment of sizes (children to adult) - Nordic walking poles, kayaks and life jackets. To sign for the equipment you must be 18 years of age and provide proof of ID. The equipment and lending forms are located at the Municipal office 34465 Highway 17 Monday to Friday from 8:30 am - 4:00 pm.
Moving on Mental Health for Renfrew County HERE
County of Renfrew Media Release: County not banning wood burning or oil burning - HERE
Draft Revised County of Renfrew Official Plan for the Town of Laurentian Hills Click HERE
Your INTERIM bill is mailed out at the end of January. The first installment is due the third week in February and the second installment is due the third week of May.
Your FINAL bill is mailed out at the end of July. The first installment is due the third week of August and the second installment is due the third week of October.
Property taxes are based on the assessment of your property. If you have questions regarding your property assessment, contact the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation at 1-866-296-6722.
How to Pay Taxes
Taxes can be paid online, by cheque, at Scotiabank, the Credit Union, by mail or by cash at the Town office. We also provide the option for monthly pre-authorized payment. Click here for a pre-authorized form
Application for a permit to construct or demolish
Please click HERE for Permit
Sewage System Installer Information
Please Click HERE for Sewage System Installer Information
Water Testing bottles are available at the Town office for residents with a well. We are the drop off location. Drop off your water samples between September to March is Tuesday and Wednesday only. April to August drop off is Monday through Thursday. Same day your water is taken it must be submitted the same day.
Water Testing for Residents and Businesses connected to the Chalk River water system HERE
Fire Hydrant Maintenance
The Town conducts routine maintenance and flushing of fire hydrants during different times of the year. The Town will post hydrant flushing in the local paper, the North Renfrew Times. Questions or concerns can be directed to: 613-584-3114.
Certified Election Results - HERE
County of Renfrew - AECL Restructuring Presentation - HERE
If you wish to add your unlisted or cell phone number to our data list for future alerting you may self-register HERE Distribution of Potassium Iodide Tablets HERE
OPP News and Events HERE
Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre HERE
Scams and Fraud HERE