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pdf Debert Aviation Centre HVAC IFT Documents (2.05 MB)  - Closing Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 3:00 pm

Special Council Meeting

A Special Session of Municipal Council of the Municipality of Colchester will be conducted virtually, via Zoom Meeting, on Tuesday, October 6, 2020, beginning at 6:00 pm.   

The purpose of this Special Session of Council is for Council to receive and approve the 2019/20 Consolidated Financial Statements.

Dated October 2, 2020

Rob Simonds
Chief Administrative Officer

Upcoming Meetings

Council Committee/Council and Council Related Meetings

(All meetings start at 6 pm unless otherwise noted)

  • October 6, 2020 - Special Council
  • October 29, 2020 - Council
  • November 12, 2020 - Council Committee
  • November 30, 2020 - Council
  • December 10, 2020 - Council Committe

** Note - Presentation Meetings are held on an as needed basis. Please check with the Administration Office @ 902-897-3184 to confirm that the meeting is taking place. 

Go to the Meeting Agenda for the next regular scheduled Council or Council Committee meeting (posted as available).

Major Rural Broadband Network Taking Shape in Cumberland and Colchester

One of the largest optic fibre-based high speed internet networks in rural Canada is being built in the Municipalities of Colchester and Cumberland.   An Agreement between the Municipalities and Xplornet Communications Inc. was signed on August 21st following unanimous approval of both Councils.

 

Read more: Major Rural Broadband Network Taking Shape in Cumberland and Colchester

Revision To The Preliminary List Of Electors

Municipal and CSAP School Board Elections

October 17, 2020

Are You Registered To Vote?

The preliminary lists of electors have been prepared for the upcoming Municipal and Conseil scolaire acadien provincial Elections. The Returning Officer may make additions or corrections to the lists upon your application in person, by telephone, mail, fax, or e-mail.

Electors may find out if they are on the list of electors by contacting the Returning Office between the hours of 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Monday to Friday, before September 30, 2020.

Location: 1 Church Street, Truro, NS
Telephone: 902-890-6780 or 902-897-3182
Fax: 902-843-4066
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Mail:

Municipality of Colchester
1 Church Street,
Truro, Nova Scotia, B2N 3Z5

You will be asked for your name, your civic and mailing address, and your date of birth.

Guy Wheeler
Returning Officer

Nominations Open

Municipality of Colchester and Conseil Scolaire Acadien Provincial (CSAP) Elections

Take Notice that the undersigned will accept nominations at the Returning Office, 1 Church Street, Truro for the following offices in the Municipality of Colchester for which an election will be held on the 17th day of October 2020:

Mayor

  • One Councillor for each Polling District 1 through 11
  • One Member of the Conseil scolaire acadien provincial

Nominations will be accepted by appointment during office hours commencing August 27, 2020. All nominations shall be filed no later than 5:00 p.m. on nomination day, Tuesday, September 08, 2020.

And take further notice that electors in the Municipalities of Colchester and Cumberland and the Towns of Truro, Amherst, Oxford, and Stewiacke will elect one person to be a Member of the Conseil scolaire acadien provincial. Nominations will be accepted by appointment during office hours commencing August 27, 2020. All nominations shall be filed no later than 5:00 p.m. on nomination day, Tuesday, September 08, 2020.

Dated at Truro, Nova Scotia, this 14th day of July 2020

Guy Wheeler
Returning Officer