Welcome to the Township of Emo

Next Regular Emo Municipal Council Meeting:

 Tuesday January 28, 2020 at 6:00pm.

Emo Municipal Council Chambers


Special Emo Municipal Council Meeting:

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 6:00pm.

To Review Applications for the Public Works Superintendent employment position.



Next Emo-LaVallee Community Centre Board Meeting:

Tues. February 4, 2020 at 7:00pm


Next Emo Rec. Committee Meeting:

Wed. February 5, 2020 at 6:00pm



Emo Municipal Office Hours:

Monday - Friday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm



Latest Newsletter:

December 2019 Newsletter

September, 2019 Newsletter

April 2019 Newsletter

February, 2019 Newsletter

November, 2018 Newsletter

2018 Municipal Election Newsletter



Document Request Form (PDF)

Water Complaint Form (PDF)

Customer Complaint Form (PDF)





News & Updates


Employment Opportunity

Application in the form of a resume, accompanied with a cover letter

will be received by the undersigned

until 3:00 p.m. local time, Monday, January 20, 2020 for:


Public Works Superintendent

Commencing as soon as possible

Please submit you cover letter and resume to the attention of

Bridget Foster, Chief Administrative Officer

in one of the following ways:

By email to township@emo.ca in the form of one (1) PDF file (preferred).

If you are unable to submit by email, you may submit via the following:

  • At the reception desk of the Emo Municipal Office at 39 Roy Street, Emo, ON;
  • By mail to Township of Emo, P.O. Box 520, Emo, ON, POW 1E0; or
  • By fax at (807)482-2741

To learn more about this opportunity, please contact the Township of Emo Municipal Office at (807)482-2378

We thank all the applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Job Description for Public Works Superintendent Position



Winter Landfill Site Hours effective October 1, 2019:

Tuesdays: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Thursdays:  10:00am - 3:00pm

Saturdays:  10:00am - 5:00pm





Key Features:
-Ability to register and pay online at your convenience (System is active 24/7/365)
-Quick access to current risk level
-Instant notification of a fire ban
-Printable PDF permits
-All Permits are valid for the entire calendar year with the exception of Agricultural Burn Plan permits which are valid for three years from the start of the applicable calendar year!
-Only thing ongoing for the resident to do is to call in to the automated number to notify of an active burn! -This allows our volunteer firefighters to quickly assess location, respond appropriately and cancel on false alarms as applicable, keeping our equipment in service for true emergencies.
-Pay by credit card, visa debit, or paypal.
-Simple renewal process on your account if nothing has changed for the following year.

Note: You can still register and/or pay at the municipal office in cash.

Fire Permits are required year round as per By-law No. 2019-13  


2018 Municipal Election Results








Ontario Trillium Foundation 

The Township of Emo would like to thank the Ontario Trillium Foundation for their generous funding assistance toward an elevator lift at the Emo LaVallee Community Centre. www.otf.ca




Ontario Electricity Support Program

 The Ontario Energy Board has launched and begun accepting applications for the Ontario Electricity Support Program.

A program designed to help reduce electricity bills for low income households. Please visit https://ontarioelectricitysupport.ca/ for more info.

OESP Informational Brochure (PDF)




How are we doing?  Please feel free to contact us at Township@Emo.ca

and provide your input on accessibility matters in our community.

The Township of Emo is committed to providing accommodation for disabilities

during the recruitment and selection process upon request.

If an applicant requests accommodation, we will consult with them to make

arrangements to accommodate their needs.

We advise new hires of our policies for accommodating employees with disabilities.