Notices

April 9, 2020 Press Release from the Ottawa River Regulation Planning Board - EXPECTING MINOR FLOODING ON THE OTTAWA RIVER (Fort-Coulonge to the Montreal Region)Spring Freshet Update from the Township of Laurentian Valley issued April 8 2020MNRF Issues Water Conditions Statement - Water Safety Notice for Pembroke District on April 6th 2020Virtual Special Council Meeting - April 7, 2020 Renfrew County COVID-19 Business Impact Survey TestFull Fire Ban in EffectIndoor Scavenger HuntCounty of Renfrew Declares State of Emergency on March 30 2020 due to COVID-19Coronavirus - COVID-19 InformationMessage from the Mayor and Council - Laurentian Valley Flooding Event Response Service Level PolicyTOWNSHIP OF LAURENTIAN VALLEY FLOODING EVENT RESPONSE LEVEL OF SERVICE POLICYCOVID-19 Video from Renfrew County Paramedic Services - Please Stay Home and Help Keep Them SafeNotice of Application for Official Plan Amendment (OPA#14) File No. O-2020-01 and Zoning By-law Amendment File No. Z-2020-04OPP Notice: Theft Prevention for Small Businesses that Are Closed due to COVID-19Public Notice: Mayor's Message - COVID-19Notice: Emergency Funding Available Through Ontario WorksJob Opportunity - Student GIS/Asset Management Technician Job Opportunity - Student LabourerPublic Notice: Social Services Relief FundHelp for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19 PandemicPublic Notice - Think Before you Flush, Toilets are not Trash CansPaying Taxes Online Through Bank - Set Up InstructionsNotice of Application for Zoning By-law Amendment File No. Z2020 03 and Postponement of March 17 2020 Public MeetingService Concierge - Digital Workshops Postponed Until Further Notice due to COVID-19Media Release: Collection Schedules 2020-2021Public Notice: 2020 Reduced LoadingPre-Authorized PaymentVolunteer with the Township of Laurentian ValleyTownship of Laurentian Valley Operational ReviewPUBLIC NOTICE PESTICIDE USECommunity Improvement Plan

Receiving Waste Collection Schedule from OVWRC

February 29th, 2016 – The 2016/2017 Collection Schedules are being mailed out the first week of March to residents in Petawawa, Pembroke and Laurentian Valley. The annual calendar, distributed by the Ottawa Valley Waste Recovery Centre on behalf of the Municipalities, outlines collection days for waste, recycling and green carts as well as special collections such as leaf and yard waste and Spring and Fall bulky item.

The Collection Schedules begin April 1st. The layout and design of the schedules is the same as previous years and there are no program changes to note. Residents are encouraged to review the calendar to ensure they are meeting all the requirements when setting material at the curb or roadside for collection.

Proper set-out of materials ensures items are not left behind. Dave Unrau, Director of Public Works for the Town of Petawawa explains one example of this. “Residential recycling is accepted loose in the yellow bin, blue box or other reusable container. If recyclables are placed out in plastic bags they will not be collected. The contractor will leave a sticker behind explaining why material was left behind.”

Other requirements such as clearance around the green cart, proper distance from the road and how to properly sort recycling are all outlined in the collection schedule. “It’s a good idea for residents review this calendar every year – it’s a good refresher, sometimes we forget that milk cartons go in the yellow bin!” Comments Mr. Unrau.

While residents in Pembroke and Laurentian Valley will see no collection day changes there are minor changes to collection days in Petawawa. Residents can refer to the map on the schedule to verify their collection day.
Copies of the schedules will be delivered by March 11th. Copies are also available at Municipal Offices or the Centre’s website at www.ovwrc.com.