Attention Leash Free Dog Park Users
The prolonged spring thaw has created wet and muddy conditions at the Civic Centre Road entrance to Scentral Bark Dog Park. As a result, the Parks and Recreation Department has closed this entrance point until the spring thaw is complete and ground conditions have improved. Until further notice, Scentral Bark Dog Park Users are asked to park at the back of the main parking lot at the Civic Centre Arena and walk over to the dog park. Additionally, due to traffic congestion along Civic Centre Road before and after the school day, Scentral Bark Dog Park Users are asked to not park along Civic Centre Road. Your assistance in this matter is greatly appreciated.
A reminder that Dog Park tags are due by April 1st.  They are $20 and are available at both the Town and Parks & Rec offices.
 
Drinking Water Standard Care of Training
OCWA will be hosting a training session for members of Council and municipal staff on March 30, 2015.  Click on the following document for further information:
icon Drinking Water Standard of Care Training (60.47 KB)
 
Annual Drinking Water Report
 

Petawawa residents are advised that the Petawawa Drinking Water System 2014 Annual Report is available for public inspection at the municipal office, 1111 Victoria Street, Petawawa during regular business hours (Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) or by clicking HERE.

 
 
Outdoor Notices - UPDATED
The Outdoor Notices section has been updated.  Click here for further information.
 
New Hours for Petawawa Public Library
The Petawawa Public Library will begin new operating hours the week of March 16, 2015.  Click on the following document for further information: icon New Library Hours (342.98 KB)
 
Get the App!

The Town has launched an interactive Guide to Outside app for finding things to see and do in and around the area. 

 

 
Frozen Water Pipes

Attention residents! We are currently experiencing an increased risk of interruption in water service due to freezing in the water pipes. Starting now, please leave one of your COLD water taps running at a trickle at ALL Times! The trickle should be as thick as a drinking straw. Please ensure that water is draining at all times. Those water pipes at risk of freezing will remain vulnerable for the next 6 week period, weather dependent. We will notify residents once the risk is over.
If you are currently experiencing a total water loss due to freezing, please call an independent plumber. Once water is restored, please maintain a constant trickle until further notice.

 
Load Restrictions

Load restrictions shall come into effect on March 16, 2015 through to May 31, 2015. 
The by-law can be read here: icon 751_12 Load Restrictions By-law (114.69 KB)

 
CELEBRATE PETAWAWA!

 

Join us to celebrate 150 years of growth and prosperity! Click HERE to see all events and to get involved

 

 
Fire Prevention Notices
The Town of Petawawa Fire Department has issued two new notices regarding Fire Prevention, specifically regarding chimney fires and disposing of hot ashes.  To read these notices, click here.
 
Track & Field Facility Construction
   

The Town of Petawawa and the Renfrew County District School Board are pleased to announce that they have  entered into a partnership with respect to design and construction of a track and field facility for both school and community use. The new facility will be located at the Petawawa Civic Centre between the area known locally as the “Back-40” and the new Valour School on Leeder Lane. With the new Valour School set to open in January (2015), construction of the new outdoor facility will commence shortly. Initial work will include land-clearing and grading and will last through to mid - October. It is anticipated that earthworks will commence shortly afterwards and last until winter sets in. Work will then re-commence in the spring with the anticipated opening of the new track and field facility to be late summer 2015.

 

Land-clearing associated with the project will be performed by Garrison Petawawa. During both the land-clearing period and construction, residents are asked to refrain from entering the site. The site will be fenced and demarcated so as to inform individuals near the area as to the limits of the site.

 

Should you have any questions regarding the project and/or specifically, the construction period for the new facility, please call Mr. Kelly Williams at 613-687-5678 ext. 2104 or e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 

 

 
 
Scentral Bark
Scentral Bark off-leash dog park is open for use.  Park Tags are mandatory!  These can be obtained at the Civic Centre or at the Town Hall.  For full details and park rules CLICK HERE
 
High Speed Internet

Improvements to our community's High Speed Internet capabilities are currently underway by both private sector companies and the EORN.  EORN (Eastern Ontario Regional Network) is a project of the EOWC Inc. (Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus Inc.) which comprises the 13 upper- and single-tier municipalities within Eastern Ontario, as well as separated municipalities and First Nations communities.  Several areas of Petawawa are set to come on board this Fall.  To search available services and timerlines  by address please use the following link:

http://www.eorn.ca//service-locator

 
Upcoming Petawawa Actvities

Please go to the following link: http://www.petawawa.ca/index.php/festival-and-events

 
Petawawa JK to 12 New School Contact Information

Contact information, newsletters and announcements concerning the new Petawawa JK- 12 school are available on the Town of Petawawa website.

Read more...
 
Mandatory Business Registration

The Town has a Business Registration By-law requiring all businesses within the Town of Petawawa to fill out the following registration:  
 Business Registration Application Package (102.12 KB)

 
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