File No. ZB23-001 - 401 Sturgess Road (4010868 Canada Inc.) TAKE NOTICE THAT the Planning Department of the Township of Montague has received an Application for a Zoning By-law Amendment that was deemed complete on March 1st, 2023; AND THAT the Council of the Township of Montague will hold and in-person and livestreamed PUBLIC MEETING on Tues...

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UPCOMING OUTAGE - Telephone + Internet, March 15, 2023

Some of you may have noticed that our phone lines have not been the best lately! Bell will be fixing our main line at the intersection of Roger Stevens & Rosedale, tomorrow, March 15th. The Township office will lose all phones and internet access (including the debit machine) tomorrow for approximately one hour. It is estimated that work will s...

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Tender No. 2023-PW-01 Rosedale Hall Parking Lot Rehabilitation

Quotations for the above-noted tender were due today, February 14th, 2023 at 1:00pm. The summary sheet can be seen here: Tender-2023-PW-01-Rosedale-Hall-Parking-Lot-Rehabilitation---Summary-Shee_20230214-213521_1 342 kb Download Files


Emterra has cancelled recycling pickup for today.  Pickup will now be WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 28, 2022.  If you have any questions, please contact Emterra by calling 1-855-532-7555. Garbage pickup will be completed as scheduled. Collection is up to the discretion of the driver, so if they do not feel safe on any portion of the route, pick...

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ATTENTION: CHANGES TO RECYCLING PICKUP DECEMBER 16, 2022 The Township of Montague was just informed by our recycling contractor, Emterra, that pickup for December 16, 2022 has been cancelled due to weather conditions. There has been no confirmation regarding a new pickup date for this week's material.  Keep an eye out on our social media pages...

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Donation Requests

In accordance with the Donations Policy of the Township of Montague, organizations requesting a donation from the Township must submit an application. To be considered in the 2023 budget process, all applications must be received by November 30th, 2022. The Donation Policy and application forms can be found here. Forms are also available at the mun...

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REMINDER - Illegal Dumping

FRIENDLY REMINDER: Waste on public or private property that is intentionally abandoned is considered illegal dumping. Our Public Works crew recently had to take time away from road maintenance operations to pickup waste which was illegally dumped on a Township roadway. Illegally disposed of waste costs all tax payers money, and uses up multiple pub...

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TAKE NOTICE that the Township of Montague will hold a Public Council Meeting on September 20th, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. to consider a by-law to approve the forms and fees associated with the provision of septic services, pursuant to Section 7(6) of the Building Code Act. DATE & TIME:   September 20th, 2022, at 6:00pm LOCATION:   ...

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Construction Update: Richardson Road Now Open - Culvert Replacement Completed

Public Works Upcoming Activities

The Public Works Department is currently completing important maintenance on the Township Roads. Dust Suppressant and Gravel Maintenance Dust suppressant has been completed on most roads with the exception of the roads receiving gravel application. Dust suppressant will be completed on the remaining roads once gravel application has been completed....

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Large Item Pick-Up Day

Attention Residents: Large Item Pick-Up Day is coming up.  If your garbage collection day is Wednesday, the pickup will be on Monday, June 6.  If your garbage collection day is Friday, the pickup day will be Friday, June 10.  Silver Municipal Bag Tags are $3.00 a tag and can be purchased at the municipal office.  ORANGE TAGS ARE...

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Reduced Load Restriction lifting May 16, 2022

Please be advised that Reduced Load Restrictions are lifted as of Monday, May 16, 2022. Should you have any questions, please contact Public Works at 613-283-7478 ext. 280 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2022 Municipal Elections

Please visit the Elections 2022 page for the most up-to-date information.


In accordance with Municipal Procedural Bylaw 3767-2020, notice is hereby given that the Council of the Township of Montague intends to adopt the 2022 Municipal Budget at the regular meeting of Council of Tuesday April 5th, 2022. The meeting will be held virtually on YouTube, which is available on our website listed below. A copy of the 2022 b...

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Media Release - Township of Montague Hires New Clerk Administrator

MONTAGUE, ON – Reeve Bill Dobson, on behalf of Council for the Township of Montague, is pleased to announce the hiring of Allison Vereyken as the new Clerk Administrator, effective April 25th, 2022. Reeve Dobson commented, "Council embarked on a thorough search for the Township's New Clerk Administrator and we are confident Allison is an excellent ...

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Notice of Reduced Load Period on All Township Roads

Take notice that reduced load restrictions five (5) tonnes per axle is in force on all Township Roads as of Monday, March 7, 2022. The reduced load period is necessary for the protection of all Township Roads which are susceptible to damage during the spring thaw. The restrict will be removed with the likelihood of road damage has diminished. For i...

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COVID-19 - Update on Municipal facilities

A meeting of the Emergency Operations Centre was held to assess the COVID-19 situation. The Province of Ontario released details of steps to cautiously and gradually ease public health measures, starting on January 31, 2022, the EOC has made the decision that the Township office will open as of Tuesday, February 1, 2022. The office will be open to ...

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Public Notice - Interim Planner

The Township of Montague is pleased to announce that Mary Kirkham will be assisting the municipality and our residents as the Interim Planner until further notice. Mary comes to us from Lanark County and will be available on Wednesdays between the hours of 9:00AM to 3:00PM. For questions and inquiries, please call the municipal office at 613-283-74...

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Public Notice - Development Charges Study Public Meeting

TOWNSHIP OF MONTAGUE NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING DEVELOPMENT CHARGES BY-LAW TAKE NOTICE that the Corporation of the Township Montague will hold a Public Meeting on Thursday, JANUARY 20, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. at the Township Municipal Office to consider a proposed new Development Charges By-law for The Township Montague.The provisions of the Development Ch...

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Public Notice - COVID-19 Update

Update: January 3rd, 2022 A meeting of the Emergency Operations Centre was held to assess the evolving COVID-19 situation. The Province of Ontario is seeing a significant increase in cases and will be updating the current measures already in place within the following week. The EOC made the proactive decision to protect its staff and the public by ...

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Township of Montague

6547 Roger Stevens Drive
P.O. Box 755
Smiths Falls, ON K7A 4W6

Phone: 613‑283‑7478

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday - 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.