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

Municipal and Public Works Office Closure

Municipal and Public Works Office Closure

On the advice of the Government of Nova Scotia and the Chief Public Health Officer, the Municipal Office and the Public Works Building will be closed to the public starting at 9:00am Wednesday April 28, 2021. Municipal staff will remain on site. The Beech Hill...

Spring 2021 Bulky Waste Collection

Spring 2021 Bulky Waste Collection

The Municipality of the County of Antigonish will be undertaking a CURBSIDE collection of items as part of its’ solid waste resource management program. Clean up items are only permitted to be placed at the curbside the night before your normal day for garbage and...

Department News


The Municipality of the County of Antigonish is seeking proposals for the curbside collection of Bulky Waste materials within the County of Antigonish.  The successful bidder will be required to collect and separate designated material from approximately 6,700...

Notice to Antigonish County Water Utility Customers

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

Heritage Day Garbage Collection Schedule

The Beech Hill Solid Waste Resource Management Facility located at 1356 Beech Hill Road will be closed on Monday, February 15, 2021 for Nova Scotia Heritage Day. Garbage, Organics and Recyclables will be collected as usual on Nova Scotia Heritage Day.

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Daryl Myers Director of Public Works
Debbie Cormier Public Works Administrator
Josh Chisholm Supervisor, Water & Wastewater Operations
Kevin Day Lead Utility Operator
Harold MacGillivray Utility Operator
Matt McKeen Utility Operator
Tyler MacPherson 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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