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


911- Remember to dial 9-1-1 in an emergency to contact Police, Fire and Ambulance. DO NOT USE THE OLD EMERGENCY NUMBERS.

**NEW** 211 - dial 2-1-1 if you need assistance in your everyday life such as non-emergency police calls, crisis services, mental health services, Teleheath Ontario, and much more.

Property Taxation

All property taxation bills are split into two (2) installments per bill.

Special Note: Payment on property taxes due date has been extended from March 31, 2020 to April 30, 2020. The Township Office is currently closed to the public until further notice in light of the COVID-19 situation, however staff is still available by phone or email offering essential services. Residents are encouraged to utilize online payment options. To learn how set up online payment through your bank visit:  Payments can also be delivered to the Township by utilizing the secure mail slot to left of the municipal office door or by regular mail.  

Our Community

The former Townships of Stafford-Pembroke and the Township of Alice and Fraser amalgamated on January 1, 2000 to create the Township of Laurentian Valley. The Township of Laurentian Valley surrounds the City of Pembroke and is south of the Town of Petawawa.  According to 2011 Census Statistics, the Township has a population of 9,647.

Community Lending Hub

The Township of Laurentian Valley has installed a basketball court and tennis/badminton court on the Shady Nook rink surface for residents to utilize. 

The Township of Laurentian Valley currently has the following equipment available to lend out:

  • Snowshoes - Assortment of sizes
  • Ice Skates - Assortment of sizes
  • Childrens bicycles and helmets - Assortment of sizes

This equipment is currently stored at the Municipal Office at 460 Witt Road, Pembroke, ON.

To take part in the sport equipment lending hub, you must be a resident of Laurentian Valley and must fill out Lending Hub Rental Form. Residents will also be required to provide photo ID to complete the Lending Hub Rental Form. Must be 18 years and older to complete the form.

In the spring of 2017 a shed will be installed at the Shady Nook Recreation Centre and at the Stafford Park that will house sports equipment and residents will be able to gain access to the shed through a key signed out at the municipal office.

Kayla Janke
Administrative/Council Clerk
Telephone:613-735-6291 Ext 221
Email: Kayla Janke
Community Policing Committee

A partnership in community policing involves the police and the community working together to resolve mutual issues, which contribute to or maintain social order. Communities and their community policing committees, choose the level at which they wish to participate with their police. Therefore, these partnerships may vary from community to community.

New Resident Information

Welcome to the Township of Laurentian Valley! For information on the Township and services provided click the above heading.

Pembroke Public Library

Pembroke Public Library
The Pembroke Public Library is located at 237 Victoria Street, Pembroke ON  K8A 4K5; Phone: (613) 732-8844; Fax: (613) 732-1116.  A membership for the Pembroke Public Library is free to residents of Laurentian Valley Township.

For more information on library membership and services, see the following website:


Pet Licences

Pet tags for dogs and cats are available at the Municipal Office and online for purchase. Receive a discount if purchased before March 31st.

Preventing Conflicts with Wildlife

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry has posted information online to help landowners with nuisance wildlife. Please visit Listed on that page are links for preventing and responding to problems caused by specific wildlife species.