Public Works

Municipality of the County of Antigonish Public Works team is responsible for water and wastewater, solid waste collection, road maintenance and the Solid Waste Management Facility.

Garbage Collection

Collection Days & Schedule

Organics Collection

Organic items for pick up


Information on Blue Bags

 Battery & Oil Disposal

Questions about Disposal and Collection


Roads under Municipal Jurisdiction

 Solid Waste Management Facility

Tipping Fees, Location and Hours

 Water & Wastewater

Permits, Billing and Billing Options

Household Hazardous Waste Permanent Facility

Household Hazardous Waste Permanent Facility

Do you have household hazardous waste that you are unsure how to dispose of safely? These can be leftover or unwanted products that contain corrosive, toxic, ignitable, or reactive ingredients. Proper disposal of these items protects you and the environment.  The Town...

Winter Parking Regulations

Winter Parking Regulations

The Municipality of the County of Antigonish wishes to advise that from December 1, 2020 to April 15, 2021, 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...

Department News

Antigonish County Water Utility

On November 25, 2020, the Municipality of the County of Antigonish received a decision from the Nova Scotia and Utility Review Board (NSUARB) to approval to amalgamate the two existing water utilities (Fringe Area and Lower South River & Area) into one utility...

Remembrance Day Garbage Collection

The Beech Hill Solid Waste Resource Management Facility located at 1356 Beech Hill Road will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 in observation of Remembrance Day. Garbage, organics and recycling will NOT be collected Wednesday, November 11, 2020. Garbage...


Effective August 12, 2020, the Town of Antigonish has initiated a mandatory water conservation order to all Town and fringe area water utility customers, which includes all residential and commercial properties. Under this order the following activities are banned:...

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Daryl Myers Director of Public Works
Debbie Cormier Public Works Administrator
Josh Chisholm Supervisor, W&S Operations
Harold MacGillivray Utility Operator
Matt McKeen Utility Operator
Kevin Day Utility Operator
Tony Geisbrecht Utility Worker/Mechanic
John Chisholm Operator/Utility Worker
Craig Chisholm Operator/Utility Worker
Stewart Jessens Utility Worker
Kevin McCulloch Heavy Equipment Operator
Jim MacLean Heavy Equipment Operator
Dwayne MacDonald Labourer
Mary Theresa McCulloch Scale House Operator
Hugh MacMillan Collection Vehicle Operator
Adam McCoul Collection Vehicle Operator
Shane Benoit Collection Vehicle Operator

Water and Sewer

After hours, on weekends and holidays (Emergencies only please):

 Road Maintenance

After hours, on weekends and holidays (Emergencies only please):

Daryl Myers, Director, Public Works
Josh Chisholm, Supervisor, W&S Operations

261 Beech Hill Road
Antigonish, Nova Scotia
B2G 0B4

Hours: 9:00am to 4:30pm
Monday – Friday
(excluding Holidays)

Ph: 902-863-5004
Fax: 902-863-6146

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