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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Holiday Office Closure

The Township of Montague will be closed for the Holidays from December 24 at 12PM to January 4th, 2022. There is no change to garbage and recycling pickup. Public Works will still be out plowing and maintaining the roads in the township. If you need to reach Public Works after Hours please call 613-284-1401. This is for emergencies such as flooding...

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An open letter to the community from your healthcare workers

An open letter to the community from your healthcare workers December 17, 2021 Dear friends and neighbours across Lanark, Leeds and Grenville, Our communities are facing a very concerning increase of COVID-19 cases. The Omicron variant is here, and it is increasing the pressures on our already fragile health system.Every person carrying the Omicron...

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Media Release - Christmas Lights Tour

Township of Montague, December 7th, 2021 - This year, we are inviting the Township to come together again and shine bright this holiday season. For 10 days from December 15 to Christmas Day, we are asking residents to light up the outside of their places for Christmas and shine the light bright every night for one hour, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. minimu...

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Santa Christmas Tour Map

Notice of Public Meeting - Official Plan Amendment

PURSUANT TO SECTIONS 17 & 26 OF THE PLANNING ACT, R.S.0. 1990 CONCERNING AN AMENDMENT TO THE MONTAGUE TOWNSHIP OFFICIAL PLAN AS A RESULT OF THE RECENT OFFICIAL PLAN REVIEW TAKE NOTICE that a Virtual Public Meeting will be held on Thursday, October 28th, 2021 at 6:00 p.m., in the Township of Montague to consider revisions to the proposed Officia...

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LARGE ITEM DROP OFF DAY The long awaited FINAL Large Item Drop Day is fast approaching. Please purchase your LIDD silver tags at the municipal office. Tags are $3.00 each and each large item will require four (4) tags for disposal. When: Saturday, September 25, 2021 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. Where: Montague Township Municipal Building 6547 Roger Stevens Drive...

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Construction Notice - McLachlin Road - Monday, September 20 to Thursday September 23rd

The Township of Montague's Public Works Department will be working on surface improvements on McLachlin Road between Highway 15 and Rosedale Road North from Monday, September 20th to Thursday, September 23rd. There will be partial and full road closures occurring daily from 7:00AM to 5:00 PM. If you have any questions or concerns pertaining to this...

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Construction Notice starting August 23, 2021 - Micro-resurfacing

Update: Wednesday August 25 from the Township and the Miller Group on the roads to completed Wednesday/Thursday Union Street, Dean Street, O'Malley Street, Uphill Street, Grange Street, Wellington Street, Minto Street, Jubilee Street Friday/Monday/Tuesday Atironto -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

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Public Works Upcoming Activities - July/August

The Public Works Department is currently completing important maintenance on the Township roads Culvert Replacements and Ditching Starting Monday, September 13th, Culvert replacement and ditching will be occurring along the following roadways: Hutton Road  Ruthven Street - between Uphill and Grange Sept 14 - Carroll Road – between Buttermilk H...

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Public Notice from Parks Canada

Parks Canada will close the Kilmarnock Swing Bridge for repairs starting June 14th and ending June 25th.  The bridge will be swung to the open position to complete the necessary repairs and will not be able to close it until the repairs are completed. The road will be closed to all traffic until work is completed. Parks Canada will endeavor to...

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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.