- Published: Thursday, 20 November 2014 14:29
2015 Property Assessment Values
Property Valuation Services Corporation (PVSC) will be mailing 2015 Assessment Notices on January 9, 2015. If you have any questions, regarding your assessment you can contact PVSC at 1-800-380-7775. Please note, the deadline for filing an appeal is Monday, February 9th at midnight.
- Published: Wednesday, 12 November 2014 15:26
Attention Dog Owners
Do you have a fur-baby in your household? Please check out some quick snip-its in our new Dog Brochure...some key questions, answered.
As well, for more in-depth dog ownership information, please review Windsor's Dog Bylaw #38.
- Published: Monday, 10 November 2014 15:32
Public Information Meeting - MPS Amendment - Wentworth Road West Zoning
The Windsor Planning Advisory Committee (PAC) will hold a PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING to receive input and comment from the public concerning a potential amendment to the Town of Windsor Municipal Planning Strategy (MPS). The meeting will be held on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 7:00 PM in the Town of Windsor Council Chambers.
The Town is considering the future designation and zoning of the residential area on the south side of Wentworth Road, west of Morison Drive (refer to map by clicking here). The current designation and zoning of the area is for residential use. Allowance for commercial use of the area is being considered.
Members of the public are invited to attend this meeting and make written or oral representation concerning this application.
Anyone wishing to obtain the preliminary staff report on this matter may do so by contacting the Town of Windsor Planning Department, 100 King Street, Windsor, N.S. between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday or by calling (902) 798-6689. This document may also be found by clicking here.
- Published: Thursday, 30 October 2014 14:07
Windsor Residential Christmas Decorating Contest 2014
Have your lights on between 7 and 9 pm for contest judging on Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014
1st place - Provided by Windsor Home Furniture.
Receive a $250 gift card for any purchase in Windsor Home Furniture. (Excludes Gallery 1876)
2nd place - Provided by the Town of Windsor.
Win a skating party for 40 people at Exhibition Arena including hot chocolate for your family and friends.
(value: $ 175.00)
3rd place - Provided by the Windsor Business Enhancement Society (WBES).
A $50.00 gift certificate to a downtown Windsor merchant of your choice.
For more info on Christmas festivities in Windsor, click on the Christmas in Windsor 2014 Newsletter
- Published: Thursday, 30 October 2014 14:02
Santa Parade of Lights 2014
Friday, November 28, 2014 at 7:00 PM
• Windsor Home Hardware will host a Hot Chocolate Reception prior to the start of the parade in Christmas Land beginning at 6:00 PM. Everyone is welcome.
• Use your imagination. Each parade entry should be decorated with colourful holiday lights.
• After the parade, enjoy the official lighting of the Windsor Christmas Tree at Victoria Park at 8:00 PM.
Everyone is welcome to participate and add to the pageantry of Windsor’s 5th annual Santa Parade of Lights!
The parade begins at Fort Edward Plaza and will travel from Wentworth Road to O’Brien Street, down to Gerrish Street, left onto Water Street and then left onto Stannus Street. The parade will stop on the corner of Stannus and King Street, at Victoria Park for the lighting of the Christmas Trees.
NOTE - No candy, or anything else, is to be thrown from floats.
Parade route is subject to change due to infrastructure upgrades on Stannus St.
- Published: Thursday, 30 October 2014 13:59
Reduce Reuse Recycle this Holiday Season - "Downtown Windsor Window Christmas Decorating Contest" 2014
You’ve seen those television cooking shows where contestants get a box of ingredients and have to make a meal...well, Windsor is doing something similar.
Community groups will be assigned a window, receive a box of decorations, and get 4 hours to create a wonderful Christmas Window Display.
Community Groups have been invited to put their artistic talents to work. Each community group will get a box of decorations and a window to decorate in downtown Windsor. Each property is supplying power and Windsor Recreation is supplying new extension cords and timers. Decorating takes place Saturday, November 22, 10am to 2:00pm.
The windows will be unveiled and lit on Friday, November 28, during the Santa Parade of Lights. The Community will have one week to vote for their favourite window display on the “Pumpkin Regatta-Windsor NS” Facebook page. Winners will be announced on Monday, December 9, 2014.
The community group that gets the most “likes” for its store front window will receive $200 from the Windsor Business Enhancement Society and a skating party at the Exhibition Arena. (date and time to be confirmed).
Window displays must be lit. Timers and extension cords will be supplied. Groups can bring in items such as tape, thumbtacks, hooks. For details click on the Christmas in Windsor 2014 Newsletter