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Tax Sale - November 17, 2020

In accordance with the Municipal Government Act of the Province of Nova Scotia,

TAKE NOTICE

That the lands and premises situated in the County of Colchester hereunder described shall be SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION for the arrears of rates and taxes due to the Municipality of the County of Colchester, unless the arrears of rates, taxes and expenses hereunder specified are paid in full. The auction will be held in the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 26, 42 Brunswick Street, Truro on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.  The Municipality will follow Public Health Guidelines and procedures, such as social distancing, providing hand sanitizer upon entry, and the wearing of masks.  Masks (non-medical) will be mandatory.

For a list of properties up for tax sale,  pdf click here (133 KB)

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY - Citizen Appointee for the RECC Board

The Rath Eastlink Community Centre (RECC) is a leading sport, recreation and wellness facility in Eastern Canada operated by a Board of Directors.  The Board provides governance and leadership for all operational elements of the facility.  The Municipality of Colchester is currently seeking a highly motivated, skilled and dynamic citizen representative to fill a seat on the RECC Board for a four-year term.

Individuals interested in applying to fill this seat on the Board are asked to respond in writing by October 30, 2020.  Applications or letters of interest outlining credentials and related experience in this capacity, contact information, as well as any other relevant information, should be forwarded to:

The Nominating Committee
c/o The Municipality of Colchester
1 Church Street, Truro, NS    B2N 3Z5   
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Any questions regarding the above position should be directed to the Administration Office of the Municipality at 902-897-3184.

Dated October 8, 2020
Rob Simonds, Chief Administrative Officer

Tender - Commercial Angle Broom/Sweeper

pdf Tender - Commercial Angle Broom/Sweeper (503 KB)  - Closing Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 3:00pm

Notice of Approval - Chapter 33 - Solid Waste By-law

TAKE NOTICE that on Thursday, September 24, 2020, Council of the Municipality of Colchester approved, by way of Second Reading, amendments to Chapter 33 – Solid Waste By-law.

The purpose of these amendments is to regulate the disposal of asbestos waste within the Municipality of the County of Colchester.

The text of the By-law may be inspected or a copy obtained from the Administration Office, 1 Church Street, Truro, or is available on the County website at www.colchester.ca.

Dated September 29, 2020
Rob Simonds
Chief Administrative Officer

pdf Solid Waste By-law - Chapter 33 (September 2020) (301 KB)

Debert Aviation Centre - Fire Protection Tender

pdf Debert Aviation Centre Fire Protection IFT Docs (2.46 MB)  - Closing Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 3:00 pm

Notice of Approval Chapter 18 – Municipal Elections By-law

TAKE NOTICE that on Thursday, September 24, 2020, Council of the Municipality of Colchester approved, by way of Second Reading, amendments to Chapter 18 – Municipal Elections By-law.

The purpose of the amendments to the By-law is to provide clarification on the method of in-person voting for additional advance polls.

The text of the By-law may be inspected or a copy obtained from the Administration Office, 1 Church Street, Truro, or is available on the County website at www.colchester.ca.

Dated September 29, 2020
Rob Simonds
Chief Administrative Officer

pdf Municipal Elections By-law - Chapter 18 (September 2020) (173 KB)