The decision came after a report by CBC Radio-Canada reported allegations Arsenault sexually abused at least three gymnasts in Quebec.
Provincial officials accepted the new name, which was soon commonly used by residents and visitors.
In 1830 the population of Brockville exceeded the 1000 mark.
Although it is the seat of the United Counties of Leeds and Grenville, it is politically independent of the county.
It is included with Leeds and Grenville for census purposes only.
He was celebrated as the "Hero and Saviour" of Upper Canada because of his recent success in securing the surrender by Americans of Fort Detroit during the War of 1812. Brock, certain leading citizens of the village, including Charles Jones, proposed the name of Brockville.
They began using this name in their correspondence and dealings with Isaac Brock. Brock was soon involved in other battles on the Niagara Peninsula.
The general manager of Gymastique Quebec said in the report Arsenault had been suspended from competition in 1987 for his behaviour towards coaches and officials.
Brockville, formerly Elizabethtown, is a city in Eastern Ontario, Canada in the Thousand Islands region.
Lawrence Iroquoians, a group distinct from and preceding the Iroquois nations of the Haudenosaunee, based further to the south.
While the explorer Cartier recorded about 200 words in their Laurentian language and the names of two villages, the people had disappeared from the area by the late 16th century.
Brockville became Ontario's first incorporated self-governing town on January 28, 1832, two years before the town of Toronto.