INFORMATION FOR LAURENTIAN VALLEY RESIDENTS ALONG THE OTTAWA RIVER - OTTAWA RIVER REGULATION PLANNING BOARD WATER LEVEL INFORMATION AS OF 5 PM MAY 19, 2019Volunteer with the Township of Laurentian ValleyBoat Traffic Restricted on the Ottawa River until Further Notice Due to FloodingOpen Air & Recreational Fire Ban LiftedLaurentian Valley Ride Participant RegistrationPUBLIC NOTICE - FLOOD 2019 UPDATEMNRF Flood Warning Extended for Pembroke District - Issued on May 9, 2019Community Improvement PlanImportant Press Release from the Ottawa River Regulating Committee Issued on May 3 2019Notice of Public Meeting - Proposed Building Permit Fees ChangesNews Release from County of Renfrew: Support Available for Residents Impacted by the FloodMedia Release - Laurentian Valley Flood UpdatePublic Notice - Ministry of Transportation Communication on Hazley Bay and Des Allumettes BridgesNotice that the Township of Laurentian Valley has declared an Emergency due to Flooding on April 27, 2019Renfrew County and District Health Unit Media Release on April 26, 2019 - Reminder to make sure your drinking water well is safe before using in flooded areasAvailability of Sandbags and Sand Supplies in Laurentian ValleyCatch the Ace Lottery Every Thursday in Laurentian Valley!Sandbagging TipsNotice of Application of Zoning By-law Amendment File No. Z2019-02 and Public Meeting of April 16, 2019Notice of April 2, 2019 Public Meeting for a Community Improvement Plan for the Township of Laurentian ValleyPetawawa, Pembroke and Laurentian Valley - Receiving Waste Collection Schedule SoonLoad Restrictions Special Council Meeting

Open Air & Recreational Fire Ban Lifted

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                                           May 15, 2019

The open air and recreational fire bans issued on May 1, 2019 by Tim Sutcliffe, Fire Chief are now lifted. 

All current permit holders are now permitted to have open air or recreational fires.  If you do not have a permit you can visit our website or Township office to purchase a permit.

There are two types of permits available:

  • Recreational Burning Permit: Recreational fire pits shall be no larger than 50.8 cm (20 inches) by 50.8 cm (20 inches) in size by 50.8 cm (20 inches) in height. (Permit is valid for 1 year) ($10 each)

  • Open Burning Permit: The size of any pile of material to be burned shall not exceed 1.36 sq. metre (14.64 sq. ft.) in area and 1 metre (3.28 ft) in height unless written approval is received from the Chief Fire Official or designate. (Permit valid for 5 days) ($20 per calendar year)

The Burning By-law (2015-09-040) can be found on our website.

If you have further questions please contact the Township Office at 613-735-6291.

Permits are available for online purchase at