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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.
The Town of Lunenburg Electric Utility wishes to advise New Town/Mason’s Beach Circuit and Lilydale customers (shown as the yellow area on the Electric Utility Circuit Map) of an upcoming scheduled power outage on:
Sunday, June 26, 2016 from 4:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m.
In the event of heavy rainfall on June 26, the work will be rescheduled to Sunday, July 3, 2016, 4:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m.
Thank you for your understanding as we make upgrades to our overhead distribution system to sectionalize areas reducing future outage impacts. For more information, please contact: Jimmy Johnston, Town of Lunenburg Electric Utility Foreman,
Lunenburg Town Council is pleased to announce the promotion of Lisa Dagley, former Town Accountant, to the position of Finance Director for the Town of Lunenburg. Lisa began her career with the Town almost ten years ago. As an accomplished Certified Professional Accountant she has assumed overall responsibility for the Town of Lunenburg’s $18.0 M operating and capital budgets including financial oversight of the Town’s Electric and Water Utilities. Lisa has lived and worked on the South Shore all her life and is committed to continually seeking improvements to the Town’s financial well-being.
On May 10, 2016 Town Council approved the 2016/17 Town Operating Budget which meet Council’s 2016/17 Budget Directive: “Council directed staff to try to support existing services with no change in tax rates and use the Financial Condition Index strategies included in the 2015/16 Approved Budget to determine tax rates required to do the following: a.) Maintain the net transfers to the Operating reserve at $70,000 per year to meet the threshold by the year 2019; b.) Increase the transfer for Lunenburg Academy Capital Reserve from $25,000 to $50,000.”