RE: COVID 19 (Novel Coronavirus) & Impact to Municipal Service

The staff of the United Township of Head, Clara & Maria continue to work closely with the Renfrew County Health Unit and community partners to monitor the COVID-19 virus (coronavirus) and respond appropriately.  

Residents are directed to the Renfrew County & District Health Unit for information and guidance on COVID-19 by visiting

Impact to Municipal Services

At this time, the municipality is maintaining essential services as we continue to monitor the situation with guidance from the health unit and other levels of government. Essential services such as the landfill, roadside pick-up and routine road maintenance are not impacted at this time.

All visitors entering the municipal office must complete the the screening tool found here: HCM Visitor Screening Tool


HCM Mission:  At your service; working effectively to bring together people, partnerships and potential for a strong, connected community.

HCM Vision:  Providing a healthy, connected, and sustainable community teeming with possibilities for our citizens now and into the future.​

Incorporated January 1st of 1878 the Municipality of the United Townships of Head, Clara & Maria is located on the westernmost border of Renfrew County in the Ottawa Valley.

Our municipality consists of the four hamlets of Deux Rivieres, Bissett Creek, Stonecliffe and Mackey and are located 2 hours and 20 minutes west of Ottawa and 1 hour east of North Bay.

Our municipality runs along 60 kilometers of Trans Canada Highway 17 and is bordered by the Ottawa River on the north and Algonquin Park on the south.