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Heating Assistance Rebate Program

Heating Assistance Rebate Program 2017

Volunteer with the Ladies Auxiliary

The Shelburne Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary is looking for Volunteers. You can become a regular member or volunteer to help with special events from time to time. Contact Kelley Rennehan to get involved and help support our local Fire Department. 

Become a Volunteer!

The Town of Shelburne is currently putting together a list of people who would be interested in volunteering with various community groups, town projects OR for special one-time events. If you can spare a few hours once in a while to help out in the community, let us know. If you are a teenager and want to add some volunteer work to your resume, this is a great place to start!  To Volunteer, send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call the Town Office at (902) 875-2991 ext. 8

Proclamation Launch Day 2017

Join us on Friday February 10, 2017

10 AM - 12 PM

Black Loyalist Heritage Centre

National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week is approaching April 23rd - 29th, 2017 and the Province of Nova Scotia is looking for your choices in the following categories: Youth, Family, and Individual. The deadline for submissions is February 24th, 2017. If you would like to make a nomination, you can email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. OR you can submit your nomination online at  http://novascotia.ca/NonProfitSector/ProvincialVolunteerAwards/ 

Town of Shelburne Grants to Organizations 2017

APPLY FOR A GRANT

Each year in the annual operating budget the Shelburne Town Council provides financial grants to non-profit organizations in our community in accordance with the Town's Grants Policy. You can find application forms (that you can fill out digitally or print off) as well as the Grants for Organizations Policy by following this link. The deadline for applications is January 31st, 2017.

Town of Shelburne Grants

Committee Members Wanted

If you are interested in getting involved with your community, the following committees are looking for new members.  Feel free to contact the Town of Shelburne for more information.

New Year's Levee 2017

Christmas Lights Contest

Regional Materials Recovery Facility Holiday Hours

Holiday Waste Collection

Rat Prevention

Here are some helpful facts about rats and tips on how to prevent them from becoming a problem on your property.

PUBLIC NOTICE: Town Dump Closing

This notice is to inform Town residents that by order of the Town Council the Town Dump will be permanently closing as of December 3rd, 2016.

Going forward, residents can dispose of their yard waste with the regular curb-side pickups using proper disposal methods (i.e. brown paper bags) and, in addition to the curb-side collection Town residents can also use the West Green Harbour facility. For more information on our shared services please see below.

Cost savings from the closure of the dump will be passed on to residents via a corresponding reduction in the Town’s solid waste charge.


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A Notice from the HTU & CWA/SCA

At the request of the HTU & CWA/SCA, Council presents the following for public information:

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Free Public Information Session & Home Assessment Program

November 23rd, 2016

Shelburne Community Centre

9:30-11:30 AM

Municipal Awareness Week Tours

Town Infrastructure Tour – Municipal Awareness Week

 

In the spirit of Municipal Awareness Week 2016 (Nov 21-25) the Town of Shelburne is offering residents an opportunity for a free and informative tour of Town infrastructure and operations. From the water and wastewater treatment plants to roads, community buildings, parks and memorials the Town provides numerous services to residents; now is your chance to learn more about what we do and how we do it.

Tours will be offered at 10 AM and 2 PM on Tuesday, November 22nd. Tours will run approximately two hours, beginning and ending at the Shelburne Community Centre located at 63 King Street. Sou’West Nova Transit is providing a bus for the tour; the capacity of the bus is 14 seats which will be available on a first-come first-served basis. If you would like to reserve a seat in advance please contact Julie Ferguson, Special Projects Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 902-875-2991 Ext.8.