North Glengarry Township - Maxville
First established around 1869, Maxville is a cultural centre for Scottish traditions and hosts the Glengarry Highland Games. Held annually since 1948, the Games are among the more successful in North America, drawing in nearly 50,000 people each August long weekend for a three-day festival.
Maxville is home to the headquarters of MacEwen Petroleum, Canada's leading independent petroleum product company and to brand-new Home Hardware and Pharma Choice. Maxville offers a desirable lifestyle mix for former city dwellers: A tranquil, family-friendly atmosphere teeming with recreational amenities, activities, and easy access to Ottawa and Montreal.
My Main Street is a partnership between the Economic Development Council of Ontario and the Canadian Urban Institute.