Town Council

The Mayor and Council are responsible for setting policy and governing the Municipality.


Main Contact:
Shawn Pankow (mayor@smithsfalls.ca)
Phone: 613-283-4124 ext. 1110  Fax: 613-283-4764
Address: 77 Beckwith St. N., Smiths Falls ON K7A 4T6

It is the role of the Mayor to preside over Council meetings, to provide leadership to the Council and to represent the municipality at official functions. Council represents the public and considers the well-being and interests of the community as a whole. They also develop and evaluate the policies and programs of the municipality and determine which services the municipality provides. Council is also mandated to ensure that administrative practices and procedures are in place to implement the decisions of Council and maintain the financial integrity of the municipality.

Council welcomes the opportunity to hear from citizens and community groups. You are welcome to contact members individually. If you wish to address Council as a whole, you are welcome to attend a Council or Committee of the Whole meeting as a delegation. Please fill out the form by clicking on the link below.

Delegation Information Form 

Our Municipal Council

Mayor and Council are responsible for setting policy and governing the Municipality.

It is the role of the Mayor to preside over Council meetings, to provide leadership to the Council and to represent the municipality at official functions.

Council represents the public and considers the well-being and interests of the community as a whole. They also develop and evaluate the policies and programs of the municipality and determine which services the municipality provides.

Council is also mandated to ensure that administrative practices and procedures are in place to implement the decisions of Council and maintain the financial integrity of the municipality.

Shawn Pankow, Mayor
phone: 613-430-9037
mayor@smithsfalls.ca

Jay Brennan, Councillor
phone: 613-430-9035
jbrennan@smithsfalls.ca

Lorraine Allen, Councillor
phone: 613-430-4221
lallen@smithsfalls.ca

Niki Dwyer, Councillor
ndwyer@smithsfalls.ca

Chris McGuire, Councillor
cmcguire@smithsfalls.ca

Peter McKenna, Councillor
pmckenna@smithsfalls.ca

Wendy Alford, Councillor
walford@smithsfalls.ca