Welcome to the Township of Emo

Next Emo Municipal Council Meeting:

Tues., July 11, 2017 6:00 pm

To be held in Emo Municipal Council Chambers, 39 Roy Street.


Special Emo Municipal Council Meeting: Fri., June 30, 2017 at 9:00am  - Purchase of Tractor


Emo Municipal Office Hours:

Monday - Friday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm


Latest Newsletter:

2017 March Newsletter (PDF)

2016 January Newsletter (PDF)

2016 March Newsletter (PDF)

2016 May Newsletter (PDF)

2016 Dec Newsletter (PDF)

Document Request Form (PDF)

Water Complaint Form (PDF)

Customer Complaint Form (PDF)





News & Updates









Pancake Breakfast 8:00am-11:00am

Emo CRC church

Free admission with a free will donation to the Emo Food Bank


11:00am Kiddie Parade

Assemble at the hospital and walk to the Lions Park Lots of great prizes!!


11:00am-4:00pm Come meet your local Fire & Emergency Services

& Sparky the Fire Dog


12:00 NOON Food Vendors Open at Lions Park


12:00 NOON Under the Big Tent at the Tennis Courts

Welcome to our community!!

Winners announced for the poster contest

Home / Business decorating contest

Kiddie parade winners


12:30pm Under the Big Tent at the Tennis Courts

Singing of O Canada and Birthday Cake


1:00pm-4:00pm at Lions Park

Inflatables for kids

Water park open

1:00pm-5:00pm Dancing and games with Party Rock under the big tent


3:30pm Canada 150 Colour Run 2.5k

$10 participation fee

Pre-registration at the Emo Municipal Office

Runners meet at Rejuvenate Fitness Centre


5:00pm-7:00pm Family Games at the Lions Park

Canadian Scavenger Hunt & Ultimate Frisbee


5:30pm-7:00pm Emo Public Library Spaghetti Supper Fundraiser at the Emo Legion


8:00pm-1:00am Live Entertainment under the big tent!!

Nite-Hawks and Thinking of Pinky

Emo Legion sponsored Beer Gardens



Bring your lawn chair!!


Come out and support your community!!  

Meet your friends and neighbours!!

Celebrate Canada's 150th birthday!!  It's going to be an amazing party!!


Fire Permits are required year round as per By-law No. 2016-29. 

Permits are obtainable at the Emo Municipal Office.



The Emo Spray Park is up & running!!

A BIG THANK YOU goes out to New Gold

for their generosity for completing the required repairs! 





The first 6 years can be life-changing. How can we better support families and caregivers?

Attend a community consultation to share your experiences and insights. Your feedback will shape the planning of Ontario Early Years Child and Family Centres and early years services in the Rainy River District.

Your voice matters.

Emo-LaVallee Community Centre

Thursday, June 15 @ 10:00 a.m.

Wednesday, June 28 @ 6:00 p.m.

All are welcome

No preregistration required

Meals will be provided

Contact us for Comments or Questions

Lily Ho - 274-5349 ext. 242 / lho@rrdssab.on.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)


Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment

The Township of Emo is currently seeking new recruits for volunteer firefighting. Please see the links below for more information.

Volunteer Firefighter Application (PDF)

Volunteer Firefighter Job Description (PDF)


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