Public Works Department

Acting Director of Public Works:

Troy Burgess
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The Public Works Department is responsible for the planning, operations and maintenance of the Town's streets, sewers, storm drainage, solid waste management, equipment, buildings, parks and grounds, cemetery operations and operation of the Water Utility.

New Street Disturbance Policy to be in effect August 1, 2013 Street Disturbance Policy, Permit Application & Gen Conditions 2013 (1.76 MB). This policy includes any excavation or disturbance of any street, sidewalk, curb, grass, etc.

If you have questions, concerns or complaints (or praise) you'd like to extend about the Public Works Department, you may contact the Director of Public Works, Todd Richard at 1-902-798-2275.

After-hours emergencies contact 1-902-798-7080.

Work Functions

Public WorksWater UtilityCemetery and Parks
  • Streets
  • Sidewalks
  • Sewage Collection
  • Sewage Treatment
  • Sewage Pumping
  • Street Cleaning
  • Ditches and Culverts
  • Street Signs
  • Street Markings
  • Snow and Ice Removal
  • Waste Management
  • Water Supply
  • Water Treatment
  • Water Distribution
  • Water Meters
  • Storage Tank
  • Hydrants
  • Water & Sewer Rates
  • Burials
  • Ground Maintenance
  • Parks and Playgrounds
  • Town Property
  • Trees
  • Cemetery Rates