Public Works

The Public Works Administration department is open Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:30pm.

For any after hours Public Works emergency calls, please call 1-800-342-6442.

After hours are Monday to Friday - after 4:00 p.m. and Saturday's and Sunday's


Grasscycling! Why Should I Grasscycle? To have a healthy lawn and environment! When you grasscycle, you return nutrients to the soil, making your lawn healthy and fertile.  That way you won’t need to add synthetic fertilizers...

Fees for Unblocking Sewer Laterals

The Public Works Department will be happy to assist you with unblocking your sewer lateral. We also offer a camera service for more detailed inspection of the sewer lateral. To arrange for either or both services please call 613-584-2000 extension...

Garbage and Recycling

Holiday Garbage and Recycling Collection Please ensure your waste is out at the curb no later than 7:00 AM. Garbage and recycling pick up will be collected as scheduled on Holidays. The only exception being Christmas and New Years...


Baggs Road Landfill - Household Waste Baggs Road Landfill Site is open on the following days: Tuesday through Saturday - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Tuesdays open 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. during summer months) Directions: Take Highway 17 east...

Large Item Pick Up

Large Item Pick Up Large item pick up includes the following items: Upholstered furniture Mattresses Box springs Carpets  (cut into 4 feet and tightly rolled -including underlay) Appliances If you have an item not...

Snow Removal Policy

Snow removal is regulated by the Winter Control Operations by-law 53-2012. Priority and local routes, along with parking lots and sidewalks, are ploughed first with particular attention given to emergency routes. Lanes are ploughed...

Watering Information

Watering Restrictions apply from May 1st until September 30th (inclusive). Addresses ending in 0, 2, 4, 6 or 8 may water their lawns on “even numbered calendar dates”, i.e.: May 2nd, June 30th, July 18th, and August 6th. Addresses...
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pdf fileWatering By-Law
By-Law 14-2001 regulates the use of lawn sprinkling in the Town of Deep River.

Request a Water Shut-Off

To request a water shut-off, please call  Public Works at 613 584 2000 ext. 107. Please note that we require at least 48 hours notice and that we may not be able to accomodate all time periods.

Ontario Moving to Step 3 of Roadmap to Re-open on July 16, 2021

News Release - Ontario Moving to Step Three of Roadmap to Reopen on July 16 Continuing Improvements in Key Indicators Allowing Province to Safely Expand Indoor Settings and Capacity Limits. Step Three of the Roadmap focuses on the...

COVID-19 Vaccine Walk-in Clinics (Posted July 7, 2021)

Renfrew County and District - COVID-19 Vaccine Communications Committee  Update Regarding COVID-19 Vaccine Walk-in Clinics

RCDHU Media Release - All Second Dose Appointments After July 18, 2021 Must be Re-scheduled.

Renfrew County and District Health Unit - Media Release All Second Dose Appointments After July 18, 2021 Must be Re-Scheduled.

RC District Health Unit - Province Moves to Step 2 of Reopening Ontario June 30, 2021

Renfrew County & District Health Unit - Province Moves to Step 2 of Roadmap to Reopening on June 30, 2021

Reminder to Please Complete the 2021 Census

Please Help Ensure Everyone in the Town of Deep River is Counted in the 2021 Census!

Flags Flown at Half Mast in Memory of 215 Children Whose Remains Were Found in Kamloops, B.C. (Posted May 31, 2021)

Town of Deep River flags have been lowered to half-mast from Monday, May 31, 2021 to sunset on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 in memory of the 215 children whose remains were discovered on the site of a former Kamloops, B.C. residential school on May 28,...

Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrades

Wastewater Treatment Plant - Supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) Upgrades Clean Water Waste Water Fund (CWWF) The Town of Deep River was fortunate to receive funding from the Clean Water Wastewater Fund (CWWF), through...

Forest Management Plan & Recommendations

Garlic Mustard
An invasive species found near Lamure BeachThe Forest Management Plan is a 120 page report prepared by the County of Renfrew concerning Deep River's street trees, urban forest patches, and large forest areas. The bulk of recommendations are geared towards Town staff; however residents...