Invitation to Serve on the Western Regional Housing Authority Board
The Municipality of the District of West Hants is seeking a representative for the Board of the Western Regional Housing Authority. The NS Minister of Community Service will have final approval of the representative.
The Board of the Western Regional Housing Authority oversees the management of public housing with respect to applicant/tenant matters in accordance with established procedures. The Board meets during the day once every two-months or monthly as needed, in New Minas or Middleton.
Deadline for Letters of Interest – August 30, 2017
Take Notice that the Dog By-law which outlines the registration, responsibilities, requirements, costs, offences and penalties associated with the keeping of Dogs in the Municipality of the District of West Hants received Second Reading and Approval at a Council Meeting held on Tuesday, the 11th day of July, 2017 A.D.
Those wishing to obtain a copy of the Dog By-law may obtain the same at the Municipal Office, 76 Morison Drive, Wentworth Creek, Hants County, Nova Scotia or may view the Dog By-law below or in the By-law section of this website.
There will be a Special Council meeting held on April 25, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. The regular Committee of the Whole meeting will start at 7:00 p.m.
Water Pressure Panuke Rd and Old Halifax Rd West
Attention Residents of Panuke Road and Old Halifax Road West
During the weekend of April 21-23, 2017 you will experience fluctuations in water pressure, due to pump issues at the Panuke Road Booster Station.
On Monday April 24, 2017 at 8 a.m. water will be shut down for all residents on Paunke Road until the Booster Station is repaired. The Municipality is sorry for any inconvenience that this may cause.
Notice of Public Hearing and Second Reading of C-001 Cemetery By-law
In accordance with Section 168(2) of the Municipal Government Act, notice is hereby given: that the Municipal Council of the Municipality of the District of West Hants intends to approve the Cemetery By-law which outlines: 1. The rights and obligation of lot purchases; 2. The requirements for interments and dis-interments; 3. The regulations for memorials; and 4. The restrictions pertaining to lots and lot maintenance; for the Riverbank Cemetery in Hantsport.
Public Hearing and Second Reading of the Cemetery By-law shall occur at a Municipal Council meeting on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Municipal Office, 76 Morison Drive, Wentworth Creek, Hants County, Nova Scotia.
At the First Reading of the Cemetery By-law, Council recommended changes to the original draft of the By-law. A copy of the Recommendation Report, the original draft of the Cemetery By-law and the Revised Draft of the Cemetery By-law is below.