Current Notices

Notice of Special Council Meeting

Please note that a Special Council Meeting has been scheduled for Tuesday, March 6th, 2018 at 5:30pm.  This meeting will be held in the Municipal Council Chambers at the Administration Building, 205 Beech Hill Road.

The purpose of this Special Council Meeting is to hold the Statutory Public Hearing for amendments to the Central and Fringe Land Use By-laws, as well as the Development Agreement for the Antigonish Affordable Housing Society Development on Hope Lane.

Copies of the staff reports for these items can be found on the Eastern District Planning Commission web page here.

Notice of Second Reading: Local Improvements By-Law

Notice of Intent to Consider Amendments to By-Law

Council of the Municipality of the County of Antigonish intends to consider, on second reading, amendments to a By-Law Respecting Charges for Local Improvements.  The object of the proposed amendments is to amend Schedule A to identify the area of the Somers Road waterline extension, and to make changes to Section 11(e), which speaks to lien criteria.

Council will meet to consider the By-Law on Tuesday, the 20th day of February, 2018 at the Council Chambers, Municipal Administration Building, 285 Beech Hill Road, Antigonish County, at 7:30 pm.

The proposed amendments may be examined at the Municipal Administration Building or accessed here: Staff Report

Glenn Horne

Municipal Clerk/Treasurer

Winter Parking Regulations

The Municipality of the County of Antigonish wishes to advise that from December 1, 2017 to April 15, 2018, Winter Parking Regulations will be in effect for roads and streets under its jurisdiction.  During this period, parking of vehicles on County owned streets and roads between 12:01 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. is restricted. 
Section 139 of the Motor Vehicle Act for the Province of Nova Scotia prohibits vehicles from obstructing snow removal or any other winter maintenance that may be necessary.  The Act also allows for such vehicles to be removed  at the owners expense.
A complete listing of those streets and roads under the jurisdiction of the County may be obtained by clicking on this link:  Winter Parking Regulations

Community Partnership Grants

Non-profit community organizations that provide programs, services or activities that enhance the quality of life for residents of the Municipality are invited to apply provided they meet the criteria outlined in the Community Partnership Grants Policy.

COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP GRANTS

The Community Partnership Grant Applications are now available:   Please click here for Application

APPLICATION DEADLINE for funding for the April 2018 – March 2019 Budget Year is Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 4:30 PM.

OTHER CONDITIONS FOR GRANT FUNDING:

  • Funding is used for the purpose(s) outlined in your application, but cannot be used for wages;
  • A report outlining how this funding was used is to be submitted to the Municipality by January 18, 2019.

RECREATION SPORT CULTURAL and LEADERSHIP TRAVEL ASSISTANCE

Applications to Recreation Sport Cultural and Leadership Travel Assistance will be accepted on an on-going basis throughout the year.  Please click here for Application

For information regarding our Community Grants, please review the Policy prior to submitting your application. Incomplete applications will not be considered for funding.