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MUNICIPALITY OF THE DISTRICT OF LUNENBURG

PUBLIC NOTICE

JULY & AUGUST MEETING SCHEDULE

 The Municipality of the District of Lunenburg’s Council meeting schedule for the months of July and August is as follows:

  • Finance Committee – July 3, 2018- commencing 9:00 a.m.
  • Council – July 10 & 24 and August 28, 2018 – commencing 9:00 a.m.
  • Policy & Strategy Committee – July 17, 2018 – commencing 9:00 a.m.

The public is cordially invited to attend these meetings.

Sherry Conrad

Municipal Clerk

Meeting Notice: Thursday, April 26th 2018 at 7:00 pm, Council Chambers

A meeting of the Municipality’s Planning Advisory Committee (PAC) is scheduled for Thursday April 26th, 2018, starting at 7:00pm in Municipal Council Chambers, at 210 Aberdeen Road, Bridgewater. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the following matters:

1) Subdivision By-law Review: Draft Subdivision By-law
2) Any Other Planning Matters.

All Planning Advisory Committee meetings are open to the public and the public are encouraged to attend. A copy of the Agenda is available through the link below. For further information, please contact Jeff Merrill, Director of Planning & Development Services at 541-1340.

  April 26th PAC Agenda

The Fire and Emergency Service Providers of Lunenburg Municipality invite the public to attend their Annual Rate Payers Meeting.  The meeting schedule is available here.

These meetings will provide you with the needed information in order to VOTE on your fire tax rate for 2018/2019. FireDepartments are now required to provide their budget documents at least one week in advance of their scheduled meeting; therefore, please contact the name next to your fire service provider to find out if any changes are proposed to your fire rate and where you can get a copy of the proposed budget.

In order to vote at your ratepayer meeting your name must appear on your tax bill notice and you must be a ratepayer within the fire district area where the meeting is held.

Fisheries and Oceans Canada wishes to advise the public to exercise caution when boating April 16 through June 10, 2018 on LaHave River.

On the water:

Scientific equipment, including a rotary screw trap (or smolt wheel) attached to an overhead cable, will be operating in LaHave River to catch Atlantic salmon smolts for assessment purposes. This equipment is identified by warning signs and safety markers. Boaters are advised to watch for the equipment and markers at the below location, especially at night or during conditions that reduce visibility, and to stay clear of the equipment:

LaHave River – Cemetery Pool about 130m below New Germany Lake

Lat. 44°32’48.2”N, Long. 64°43’48.7”W

The rotary screw trap will be in the river from April 16 to June 10, 2018.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Alex Levy
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Bedford Institute of Oceanography
1 Challenger Drive, PO Box 1006
Dartmouth NS B2Y 4A2
Tel: 902-478-7837
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   

Fisheries and Oceans Canada wishes to advise the public to exercise caution when boating April 16 through June 10, 2018 on LaHave River.

On the water:

Scientific equipment, including a rotary screw trap (or smolt wheel) attached to an overhead cable, will be operating in LaHave River to catch Atlantic salmon smolts for assessment purposes. This equipment is identified by warning signs and safety markers. Boaters are advised to watch for the equipment and markers at the below location, especially at night or during conditions that reduce visibility, and to stay clear of the equipment:

LaHave River – Cemetery Pool about 130m below New Germany Lake

Lat. 44°32’48.2”N, Long. 64°43’48.7”W

The rotary screw trap will be in the river from April 16 to June 10, 2018.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Alex Levy
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Bedford Institute of Oceanography
1 Challenger Drive, PO Box 1006
Dartmouth NS B2Y 4A2
Tel: 902-478-7837
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   

Public Meeting Notice:  Thursday, April 12th 2018 at 7:00 pm, Council Chambers

A meeting of the Municipality’s Planning Advisory Committee (PAC) is scheduled for Thursday April 12th, 2018, starting at 7:00p.m. in Municipal Council Chambers, at 210 Aberdeen Road, Bridgewater. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the following matters:

1) Subdivision By-law Review: Draft Subdivision By-law
2) Any Other Planning Matters.

All Planning Advisory Committee meetings are open to the public and the public are encouraged to attend. A copy of the Agenda is available through the link below. For further information, please contact Jeff Merrill, Director of Planning & Development Services at 541-1340.

April 12 PAC Agenda

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MUNICIPALITY OF THE DISTRICT OF LUNENBURG

                                                              

Special Finance Committee Meeting and Council Meeting

The Municipality of the District of Lunenburg will be holding a Special Finance Committee meeting on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.  The regularly scheduled Policy & Strategy Committee meeting for that day has been cancelled.

A Special Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.  The purpose of the meeting is to present the proposed 2018-19 Municipal Budget.

Sherry Conrad

Municipal Clerk

A special Audit & Finance Committee Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 27, 2018, following the Council Meeting.

The Agenda for the Special meeting can be found here.

Spring road weight restrictions are now in effect. Heavy commercial vehicles are not permitted to travel on specified roads throughout the province. The weight restrictions are necessary during the spring thaw to help protect roads that are weakened by mild and wet weather.

The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal monitors conditions throughout spring so roads can be opened or closed as needed. For a complete list of restricted and exempt roads visit http://www.novascotia.ca/tran/trucking/springweight.asp or contact TIR’s Hebbville Office at (902) 543-4121. If you have concerns about the closures and your waste removal, please call the waste hotline at 1-855-530-3324.