Council Corner

Pembroke City Council 2018-2022

 Pembroke City Council

The present Corporation of the City of Pembroke Council was established during the October 22, 2018 municipal elections for a four-year term ending in November 15, 2022. Five Councillors and one Deputy Mayor make up this Council under the chairmanship of Mayor.

The present Council are:

Mayor Michael LeMay    Mayor Michael LeMay
Email: [email protected]
    Phone: (613) 735-6821 x 1399
    Fax:  (613) 735-3660
    Cell:  (613) 633-6174
    Planning and Development Committee Vice-Chair


Deputy Mayor Ron Gervais    Deputy Mayor Ron Gervais
Email: [email protected]
    Phone: (613) 735-6821 x 1390
    Fax: (613) 735-3660
    Cell: (613) 281-3162
    Office: (613) 732-3621
    Operations Committee Chair


Councillor Brian Abdallah

    Councillor Brian Abdallah
Email: [email protected]
    Phone: (613) 735-6821 x 1392
    Fax: (613) 735-3660
    Parks and Recreation Committee Vice-Chair


Councilor Ed Jacyno    Councillor Ed Jacyno
Email: [email protected]
    Phone: (613) 735-6821 x 1395
Fax: (613) 735-3660
Finance and Administration Committee Vice-Chair
Operations Committee Vice-Chair


Councillor Patricia (Pat) Lafreniere    Councillor Patricia (Pat) Lafreniere
    Email: [email protected]
    Phone: (613) 735-6821 x 1391
    Fax: (613) 735-3660
    Parks and Recreation Committee Chair


Councillor Andrew Plummer

    Councillor Andrew Plummer
Email: [email protected]
    Phone: (613) 735-6821 ext. 1393
    Fax: (613) 735-3660
    Finance and Administration Committee Chair


 Councillor Christine Reavie    Councillor Christine Reavie
Email: [email protected]
    Phone(613) 735-6821 ext. 1394
ax: (613) 735-3660
Planning and Development Committee Chair


For general email correspondence send email to [email protected].

For more information:

City of Pembroke
1 Pembroke St E
Pembroke ON K8A 3J5
Phone: (613) 735-6821 x 1390
Fax: (613) 735-3660

Integrity Commissioner
Integrity Commissioner The Integrity Commissioner is an independent and impartial position reporting directly to Council.  The Integrity Commissioner investigates complaints received from any person regarding a breach of Code of Conduct by...

Citizen involvement in local government is an essential part of the democratic process and there are many ways in which you can voice your concerns and become involved.  Regular Committee meetings and meetings of Council are open to the public and are held at 6:00 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of the month (excluding July and August) in Council Chambers at City Hall.  Please refer to the schedule attached or contact the Administration Department 613-735-6821 extension 1330 or by email for more information. 
Please Note:
Council and Committee meetings are public however physical attendance is strongly discouraged at this time due to COVID-19 concerns.  Advance notice of attendance is required.  The meetings can be live-streamed on the City's website or on YourTV Community Channel 12. 

pdf file iconClosed Meeting Complaint Form
Any complaints made in relation to closed meetings must be submitted on the established complaint form. Please see the Procedural By-law for more information.
Delegations - Presenting Information to Committee or Council

A delegation is the formal name referred to in Council’s Procedural By-law for an individual or group who appear in person to present information at a Council or Committee meeting.   Delegations may only speak to items that are listed on the agenda for that meeting and all delegations shall address their concerns through the Chairperson presiding over the meeting.

What are the steps involved?  What is the process?  How do I apply?

Requests to appear as a delegation, must be in writing and sent to the Clerk’s department at 1 Pembroke Street East, Pembroke, ON  K8A 3J5 or by email [email protected]. All requests are reviewed by the CAO/Clerk and may be forwarded to the Executive Committee of Council to make a decision.  Not all delegation requests will be approved.  Your request may be directed to other Committees or to staff.  A member of the Administration office will contact you with the decision of the CAO/Clerk and/or Executive Committee.  If your request is approved, you will be provided with further details including the meeting time and date and what specific Committee meeting you will attend.

Please see the attached procedures for more information.  For further clarification regarding the process or with respect to questions relating to Council or Committee meeting agendas, please contact the Clerk’s department at 613-735-6821 extension 1330 or email [email protected].  Further information can also be found be referencing the Procedural By-law.

Please take note that all general correspondence supplied to Council are considered as a public document.  

Committees and Boards

The City of Pembroke has a number of committees and boards that serve the community and help advise and inform the Mayor and Councillors on matters that affect the public.
At the beginning of each term of Council, appointments are made to the City’s committees and boards. Appointments are available for the following committees and boards which each report to the standing committee of council under which they are listed.

Finance and Administration Committee Advisory Committees and Boards:

Operations Committee Advisory Committees and Boards:

Parks and Recreation Commitee Advisory Committees and Boards:

Planning and Development Committee Advisory Committees and Boards: