The Town of Petawawa is nestled on the western shores of the Ottawa River, just 160 kms west of Ottawa. The Town is blessed with excellent road, air and utility services for all business needs. The Municipal Industrial park has prime vacant land ready for development. Major area employers include Canadian Forces Base Petawawa and Chalk River Nuclear Laboratories (AECL). Area businesses are expanding and new commercial development is anticipated; residential development is thriving. Petawawa is an excellent place to live. Petawawa boasts exceptional outdoor recreational activities with easy access to Algonquin Park and both the Petawawa and Ottawa Rivers. Join us for fishing, boating, paddling, kayaking, swimming, hiking, bird watching and camping. Annual community events including Civic Centre days, Cabin Fever, RibFest and Hell or High Water are popular activities for residents and visitors of all ages. Petawawa residents take pride in their community with strong support and commitment from area businesses and organizations.
Visit Petawawa today, and see how naturally dynamic we are!
|Tom Mohns||Deputy Mayor||(613)687-5536||(613)6875973|