public works

The Municipality maintains three wastewater treatment plants and five sewer collection systems at New Germany, Cookville, Hebbville and Conquerall Bank (Shore Drive and Riverside Drive subdivision off of Highway 331).

The New Germany, Cookville and Conquerall Bank systems have their own approved sewage treatment plants; the Hebbville system is connected to the Town of Bridgewater system, with treatment provided by the Town sewage treatment plant

In addition to these public sewer systems, the Municipality, through the Lunenburg Regional Community Recycling Centre, operates a septage disposal and treatment facility, for the use of licensed septic tank waste haulers. For further information, please contact the Recycling Centre at (902) 543-2991, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Each municipal public sewer system is supported by property taxes of the connected properties each serves. Connections to the system are subject to the approval of Ms. Satu Peori, M.A.Sc, P.Eng., A/Director of Engineering and Public Works.

Sewer Connection/Disconnection Permit Application

Standard for Sanitary Sewer Service Connection

Shore Drive STEP System

1993 LaHave River Regional Sewage Treatment Strategy

For further information on connecting to one of these public sewer systems, please contact Ms. Satu Peori, M.A.Sc, P.Eng. A/Director of Engineering and Public Works, (902) 541-1339.