Current Notices

Municipality Calls Province To Action at Trunk 4 Beech Hill Intersection

Following an emergency meeting on December 9, 2019, Antigonish County Municipal Council has issued an immediate call to action to the Nova Scotia Department of Transportation and
Infrastructure Renewal to modify the intersection at Trunk 4 and Beech Hill Road.

To view the full release, click here:

Antigonish By Choice: Shop Local Campaign

By shopping local this Holiday Season you can enter to win some fabulous prizes from the participating businesses. The contest runs from November 23 – December 20. By spending $10 at any of the participating retail outlets, you can enter your name for the draw. Winners will announced live on 98.9XFM on December 20th.

Board Member Wanted

The Antigonish Arena Corporation is seeking an interested individual to sit on its Management Board:

  • One (1) resident of the Municipality of the County of Antigonish

This representative will be appointed for up to three-years.  The Management Board provides oversight to the Arena Manager in the operation of the facility, development and implementation of budgets and acts as the liaison between the Arena and its municipal owners.

As part of your application, please include a brief account of your background as it relates to why you are interested in participating in the work of this Board.

Questions can be directed to Glenn Horne at 902-863-1117 or

Written applications may be submitted by mail no later than Friday, November 15, 2019 to the attention of Bud MacInnis, Manager Antigonish Arena, 30 James Street, Antigonish, Nova Scotia,  B2G 1R7.

We thank everyone for their interested, however only those selected for consideration will be contacted.

Glenn Horne

Municipal Clerk Treasurer

County of Antigonish

Notice of Special Council Meeting

Please note that a Special Municipal Council Meeting will be held on Monday, September 23rd, 2019 at 7:30 pm in Council Chambers at the Municipal Administration Building, 285 Beech Hill Road.  This meeting follows a Special Committee of the Whole meeting that starts at 6:30pm.

Agendas for each meeting can be found here (Committee of the Whole) and here (Council).

SURVEY: Active Transportation in Antigonish

The Municipality of the County of Antigonish, the Town of Antigonish, Responsible Energy Action, Antigonish Community Energy, Bicycle Nova Scotia, St. Francis Xavier University and Nova Scotia Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal have partnered up to complete a bikeway corridor study considering improvements for walking and cycling on Trunk 4 and a second to-be-determined route linking the highway to the Antigonish Landing.

The purpose of this survey is to better understand how you currently walk, cycle, or roll in Antigonish and how enjoyable and safe your experience is when using these forms of transportation. Please take 3 – 5 minutes to complete the following survey: