Open Letter to Residents

Read Commonly Asked Question "What About My Waste"  Click Here

Our new “Waste Hotline” is now active 1-833-360-2454,
as well as the new dedicated email

All inquiries regarding waste matters may now be referred to this phone or email


Please be advised, the waste hotline (1-833-360-2454) is presently experiencing a very high volume of calls. If your call is not being answered and/or you are unable to leave a message please try again later or email your inquiry to We are working diligently to answer and return all calls in a timely manner. Your patience is appreciated.


Calls will be answered between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:30 pm. However, you are welcome to call the hotline after hours and leave a message. Your call will be returned as quickly as possible.


Again, we thank you for your patience and understanding.

Our Bridgetown Office phone (902-665-4637) is experiencing technical difficulties, and will be resolved as quickly as possible.

For immediate assistance please call our Annapolis Royal Office at 902-532-2331.


Committee of the Whole
Monday, February 11, 2013


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Section 22(2)(a) Municipal Government Act


(A) Recommendation from Negotiation Committee for Graves Valuefoods Cornwallis

(B) Recommendation from Digby-Annapolis Development Corporation (DADC)


(A) Regular Meeting – January 8, 2013

(B) Special Meeting (Policy & Bylaw Workshop) – January 14, 2013

ADDITIONS (to end of Agenda)

(A)    Engineering & Public Works

a.Monthly Report (also separate handout)

b.LED Streetlights - Update

Community Development

 i.            Protective Services

Monthly Report (also separate handout)

Planning Services

a.Monthly Report

b.Inglisville Road Review (update from June 2012)


Monthly Report 

Community Economic Development

Monthly Report

(C)Chief Administrative Officer

- 3x3 Monthly Report

- Council Action Report 


(A) Annapolis County Municipal Housing Corporation – Neil Cook, Administrator

(B) Farm Works – Linda Best (separate handout)

7.NEW BUSINESS (cont’d)

(C)RFD – Road Name Change – Section #002 Thorne Road to Heartland Road

(D)Capital Construction Project – Annapolis West Education Centre

(E)UNSM Rural Caucus – for discussion

(F)Regional Caucus – for discussion

(G)FCM May 30-June 2, 2013, Vancouver – Selection of Delegates

(H)Transit Bus Purchase


9.NEW BUSINESS (cont’d)

(I)Kings Transit – Legal Costs

(J)Town of Bridgetown – Source Water Protection Advisory Committee

(K)UNSM – Lobbying to Secure a Long-Term Infrastructure Plan

(L)Q3 Budget Report – H. Orde, Director of Finance

(M)Request to Present – Joe Hortie

(N)Code of Conduct

(O)RFD AM 1.2.1 Remuneration and Allowances for Warden, Deputy Warden and Councillors Policy Amendment

(P)RFD AM 1.3.5 Committees of Council Policy Amendment

(Q)RFD AM 1.3.6 Advisory Committees and Boards Policy Amendment

(R)RFD AM 1.3.7 Appointments to Joint, Regional or Community Organizations Policy Amendment

(S)RFD – AM 1.4.12 Tax Exemption and Reduction Policy Amendment

(T)RFD – AM 1.4.14 Low Income Tax Exemption - 2013/14 Amendment

(U)RFD AM 1.8.1 Travel and Expenses Policy Amendment

(V)RFD AM 7.3.1 Publication Policy Approval

(W)RFD – Cornwallis Physiotherapy Loss of Revenue

(X)RFD – Water Utility System Assessments

(Y)UNSM REN Liaison Committee Appointment

(Z)YMCA Community Advisory Council Appointment

(AA)RFD – Bowater/Resolute & ARRA Included Under Adhoc EcDev Strategy Committee


(A) Warden’s Ritchie’s January Monthly Report

-          Queen’s Jubilee Medal

(B) Heritage Advisory – Wilkins

(C) Police Advisory Board – Habinski (see recommendation)

(D) Annapolis County Municipal Housing Corporation – McDonald

(E) Digby-Annapolis Development Corporation – Ritchie

(F) Annapolis Digby Economic Development Agency – Heming

(G) Regional Emergency Management Organization (REMO) Adv. Committee – McDonald

(H) Valley Waste-Resource Management – Ritchie

(I) Annapolis County Fire Services Association – Connell

(J) Annapolis Valley Exhibition – Connell

(K) Annapolis Valley Regional Library – Roberts

(L) Upper Clements Parks Society – McDonald

(M) Kings Transit Authority –Heming

(N) Soldiers Memorial Hospital Foundation – Wilkins

(O) Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve – McDonald

(P) Trans County Transportation Society – Wilkins

(Q) Bowater/Resolute Adhoc CommitteeD. Ryan (separate handout)


**Adjournment Pending Agenda Discussion