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WELCOME TO THE TOWN OF LAURENTIAN HILLS
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Welcome to the Town of Laurentian Hills

Home to Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL), 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.

RECENT NEWS

There are employment opportunity for Deputy Returning Officers and Poll Clerks.  Please Click HERE for more information.

Are You Interested in Being Considered for an Appointment on the Compliance Audit Committee?  Click HERE
For Terms of Reference for the Joint Compliance Audit Committee, please Click HERE


Are You on the Voters List? 
For the municipal election in October of this year.  Check the voters list at Town office, Point Alexander Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  You may check the list for the Ward you live in.  Use of the voters list is limited to verification that your name is on the list for voting purposes only, no commerical use is permitted.

VOTING AND POLLING INFORMATION HERE

Notice of Acclamation - Councillor click HERE
Notice of Acclamation - Trustee Renfrew County Catholic District School Board click HERE
Candidates - Mayor and Council click HERE
Candidates - Trustee, Conseil des ecoles publicques de l'Est de l'Ontario click HERE

FOR 2014 MUNICIPAL ELECTION INFORMATION

  • Click HERE for the 2014 Guide for Ontario Municipal and School Board Elections
  • Click HERE to see the 2014 Voters Guide for Ontario Municipal and School Board Elections
  • Click HERE to see KEY DATES 2014
  • Click HERE to see if you are on the Voters List
  • Click HERE to see the 2014 Candidates Guide for Ontario Municipal and School Board Elections

NEW RULES REGARDING STYROFOAM
Changes to end market specifications for recyclable Styrofoam have resulted in a minor change to the Laurentian Hills recycling program.  Effective April 1st, 2014 only WHITE Styrofoam will be accepted in your BLUE BIN. White Styrofoam items that will be accepted include:

  • Plates, cups, bowls, take out containers, rigid packaging and egg cartons

Colored Styrofoam, Styrofoam insulation, and Styrofoam packing popcorn are not acceptable for recycling.   Please throw in the garbage.

BENCH PROGRAM
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.

TAXES
Your INTERIM bill is mailed out at the end of January.  The first installment is due the third week of 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-authorised payment.  Click here for a pre-authorised form

APPLICATION FOR A PERMIT TO CONSTRUCT
Please click HERE for Permit

SEWAGE SYSTEM INSTALLER INFORMATION
Please Click HERE for Sewage System Installer Information

TESTING BOTTLES
Testing bottles are available at the Town office for residents with a well. We are the drop off location.
April to August drop off is Monday through Thursday. Same day water is taken; it must be submitted the same day.
Drop off your water samples from September to March is Tuesday and Wednesday only. Same day water is taken; it must be submitted the very same day.

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.