Welcome to the Township of Emo


Regular Emo Municipal Council Meeting:

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at 6:00pm.

This will be a virtual meeting.

To Join Zoom Meeting:

Dial: 1-204-272-7920

Meeting ID:


Special Emo Municipal Council Meeting:

Public Budget Meeting Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at 6:00pm. Special Council Meeting to follow.

Emo-LaVallee Community Centre (masks and proof of vaccination required).

This will also be a Virtual Meeting.

To Join Zoom Meeting:

Dial: 1-204-272-7920

Meeting ID: 846 8848 5291




2021 Regular Council Meeting Schedule:

Tuesday, November 9

Tuesday, November 23

Tuesday, December 14


Next Arena Board Meeting:

Thursday, October 21, 2021 at 6:00pm.

This will be a virtual meeting.

To Join Zoom Meeting:

Dial: 1-204-272-7920

Meeting ID: 


Next Emo Rec Committee Meeting:



Emo Municipal Office Hours:

Monday - Friday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

(Closed 12:00 - 1:00 pm)


Latest Newsletter:

Spring, 2021 Newsletter



Council Code of Conduct Complaint Form (PDF)

Application for Municipal Integrity Commissioner Investigation under the Municipal Conflict of Interest Act (PDF)

Document Request Form (PDF)

Water Complaint Form (PDF)

Customer Complaint Form (PDF)

Application to Join Committee (PDF)



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News & Updates

COVID-19 Plan

2019 - Audited Financial Statements




 2021 Budget / Water & Sewer Rates
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
6:00 p.m.
Emo-LaVallee Community Centre
Special Emo Municipal Council Meeting to follow
(also available via Zoom)



Employment Opportunity

Application in the form of a resume, accompanied with a
cover letter will be received by the undersigned for:


Commencing as soon as possible

Please submit your 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, P0W 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.



Winter Hours Effective September 1 - May 31:

Tuesdays 10:00am - 3:00pm

Thursdays 10:00am - 3:00pm

Saturdays 10:00am - 5:00pm


Summer Hours Effective June 1 to August 31:

Tuesdays 10:00am - 7:00pm

Thursdays 10:00am - 3:00pm

Saturdays 10:00am - 5:00pm

Emo Landfill Site - User Fees



The Township of Emo is now accepting tax and utility payments

via internet banking from the following banking institutions:

       Alterna Credit Union

To set up your account, please search:





The Township of Emo is looking for volunteers on the following committees:

Planning Advisory Committee

Cemetery/Parks Committee

Emo Rec Committee

If you are interested in becoming a member, please submit application to the Emo Municipal Office.




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   

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.