Macleans Magazine Ranks Pembroke Top in the Ottawa Valley


Ideal for those looking for a place to call home or establish a business.

Mayor Mike LeMay

Released by Maclean’s magazine on April 8, 2020, the listing sees Pembroke come in at number 161 in the 2021 rankings, edging out the Town of Petawawa that was ranked 287. The key features for the City of Pembroke noted by Maclean’s were its internet connectivity particularly as it relates to working from home, followed by housing affordability and access to healthcare for its population size.

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