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Explore Lunenburg – a UNESCO World Heritage Site, National Historic District, winner of the Communities in Bloom most beautiful small town in Canada, Prettiest Painted Places in Canada, Port City of the Year and Society of American Travel Writers’ awards. Picturesque Lunenburg lies nestled along the scenic shores of southern Nova Scotia one hour from Halifax and the international airport. Experience our way of life and work amidst historic architecture, attractions and amenities. For more information, please contact us at 902-634-4410.
This is a reminder that “Spring Clean Up” is during the week of May 2nd, 2016. All clean up items must be placed curbside prior to 6:00 a.m. on your regular collection day. For additional information regarding items which may be placed curbside on clean up day please check our website or call the Public Works Department at 902-634-8992.
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Over the next three (3) months, the Town of Lunenburg Electric Utility’s contractor, Lunenburg Tree Care, will be carrying out powerline tree trimming in various locations throughout the Utility. These locations include Bridgewater Road, Blue Rocks Road, 1st Peninsula Camp Road and the powerline that runs in the back yards of houses between Brook and Broad Streets.
Town of Lunenburg Press Release: Provincial Home Based Business Exemption Regulation Proposal April 6, 2016
The Town of Lunenburg welcomes the Department of Municipal Affairs’ announcement of proposed amendments to the Nova Scotia Building Code Regulations to exempt home based businesses from certain Building Code standards. The Department is consulting with the public on these proposed changes before further considering their adoption. “Minister Churchill and his staff should be commended for listening to local entrepreneurs in our community and throughout Nova Scotia on this issue,” Mayor Rachel Bailey said.
Following local home based business requests for relief from Provincial legislative requirements, the Lunenburg Town Council asked the Department of Municipal Affairs to review current Nova Scotia Building Code Regulations requiring some home based businesses to meet Provincial fire safety, accessible entrance and washroom standards. The Town suspended enforcement of these Provincial requirements until this review and amendment process are complete.
Mayor Rachel Bailey was honoured to be included in a photo of our Fire Chiefs past & present. The group represented the succession of Fire Chiefs from 1974 to 2016. From front left David Beck, Robert Parks, Terry Conrad, & back left Current Chief, Darren Romkey, Mayor Bailey & Donnie Parks.