Roads Questions and Answers

Q: Where do I call to report a tree down?

A: Call the Roads Department at 705-656-4796 or extension 243 for Township and County roads. Call Carillion at 613-334-9230 (24 hour emergency number) or 705-654-3342 to report a tree down on Highway # 28. We do not remove trees from private roads.

Q: Where do I call to report an emergency situation concerning roads?

A: If you have an emergency concerning a road please call 705-760-6158 for the Roads Department 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If it is not an emergency please call 705-656-4796 extension 243.

Q: How do I get a civic address (911 number) for my property?

A: The Roads Department is responsible for overseeing the civic address system. Please see our Signage tab for more information.

Q: When are load restrictions put in place and removed?

A: Load restrictions are in place from March 1st until May 1st on all Municipal roads and County roads except County Road # 620.

Q: I think that my mailbox has been damaged by a snow plow, what do I do?

A: If your mailbox has been damaged in the winter by a snow plow, the Roads Department will repair or replace the mailbox at no cost. Please contact the Roads Department at 705-656-4796 or extension 243 for further information.

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