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Welcome to the Village of Merrickville-Wolford

Having officially been dubbed Canada’s Most Beautiful Village by Communities in Bloom, and with more designated heritage buildings than any other Ontario community of like-size, Merrickville is a unique and vibrant Victorian village on The Rideau Canal. The municipality of Merrickville-Wolford, amalgamated in 1998 through the joining of the urban Village of Merrickville and the rural Township of Wolford, provides an array of activities and services for visitors, businesses and locals alike.

Ideally-situated along the historic Rideau Canal, less than an hour’s drive from both Ottawa, the nation’s capital, and the U.S.-Canada border, the Village of Merrickville and the surrounding rural area of Wolford, loves to celebrate its history and culture and heartily invites everyone to join in! To enjoy its heritage, natural attractions, delightful restaurants and shops, its small town hospitality, and its all-round, year-round enchantment.

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Upcoming Council Events

Information session - Draft ATV bylaw
Wed Dec 02 @ 7:00PM

Economic Develop. Comm - Cancelled
Mon Dec 07

Council meeting
Mon Dec 14 @ 7:00PM

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Contact Details/Location


Village of Merrickville-Wolford
317 Brock Street West, P.O. Box 340
Merrickville, Ontario, K0G 1N0

Phone: 613-269-4791
Fax: 613-269-3095

The Main Office is opened Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; the Office is opened during lunch. The Manager of Public Works is a full-time permanent employee. His work schedule varies. The Fire Chief works part-time Monday to Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Chief Building Official works part-time Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The Bylaw Enforcement Officer works part-time and is on-call. Members of the public are strongly encouraged to make an appointment to meet any staff member.

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