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Request for Tenders: Osprey Art Centre Roof Repairs

The Town of Shelburne invites tenders for the repair of the Osprey Arts Centre roof.
Tenders must be submitted to the Town Office by 12:00 p.m. on November 23rd, 2015
For full Request for Tender document and information:
Osprey Roof Repair RFT
Tender Ad Osprey Roof

Buy Small Win Big Shelburne Shop Local Week 2015

Monday, November 30th - December 6th, 2015

Shelburne Shop Local Week
Shop local this holiday season!

For details, please click the links below:

Shelburne Celebrates Christmas 2015

Please click the link below for details:
Shelburne Celebrates Christmas 2015 Program

Notice - No Hunting

map of town of shelburne

In accordance with the By-laws of the Town of Shelburne, NO HUNTING by gun, air rifle, bow and arrow or firearm of any kind is permitted within the boundaries of the Town (as depicted on the map shown here).

Public Notice - Public Washrooms

The Public Washrooms located next to Guild Hall are now closed for the season.

Shelburne County Community Housing Forum

Shelburne County Housing Coalition invites the public to attend the Shelburne County Community Housing Forum.

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
Shelburne Community Centre/Fire Hall

For further information download Shelburne County Housing Forum .

Road Construction Notice - October 15th, 2015

From approximately 8:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m. the Ohio Road, between Tim Hortons and Spencer's Garden Centre, will be down to one lane.

Please be aware that construction will be taking place and use caution in this area.

Remembrance Day Ceremony 2015

The Remembrance Day Ceremony will be held at the Community Centre

63 King Street, Shelburne
November 11th, 2015 at 11:00 a.m

Financial Sustainability for Non-Profit Organizations

Presented by the Community Sector Council of Nova Scotia

October 29, 2015
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre,
Bridgewater NS

Cost: $60.00

Yreach - Community Welcome For Newcomers And Immigrants Potluck Dinner

Shelburne Community College Cafeteria - October 8, 2015; 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Community members, organizations, and groups welcome.

Contact

Dolores Atwood
ph: 902-307-1413

Shelburne County Community & Business Excellence Awards

Economic development partners in Shelburne County are pleased to confirm the return ofThe Shelburne County Community & Business Excellence Awards. This event will recognize businesses and community organizations committed to excellence in exporting, innovation and community leadership. It will take place on October 20, 2015 at 6pm at the picturesque Sandy Point Lighthouse Community Centre. The event will also feature a keynote address from Don Bureaux, President of the Nova Scotia Community College, a dinner, recognition of the finalists for the awards of excellence, and an awards ceremony to honor the winners.

Nominations will be accepted until noon on September 22nd for three awards:

  • Exporter of the Year will recognize a business that has demonstrated excellence in exporting outside of Canada, has achieved   noticeable growth as a result of entering the global marketplace, and has made a significant contribution to the growth of Shelburne County’s economy.
  • Innovation in Business will recognize a business that has demonstrated innovative leadership through the use of technology, the development of new or value added products and services, improved productivity, and/or gained a competitive advantage in the marketplace.
  • Excellence in Community Development will recognize a community organization or social enterprise that has made significant and notable contributions to their community (cultural, social, environmental and/or economic) and that serves as a catalyst for positive action, exhibiting the highest standards of leadership.

The winner of the Exporter of the Year Award will be recognized at the Nova Scotia Export Achievement Awards luncheon in Halifax in the Spring of 2016 where Nova Scotia companies, partners and industry professionals will come together to celebrate exporting success. At this event, one of the companies will be awarded the prestigious title of Nova Scotia Exporter of the Year.

Nominating is easy, so please take a moment to fill out the attached form and let us know about a business or organization that has made a difference in Shelburne County. Thedeadline for submissions is 12 noon on Tuesday, September 22, 2015.

For more information, to nominate a business or organization, or to purchase tickets, contact the Shelburne CBDC by telephone 902-875-1133 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You can also find out more on Facebook at Shelburne County Community & Business Excellence Awards.

For more information download:

Request For Proposals - Community Identification Signage & Gateway Signage

Please download the full Request for Proposals for both:

Request For Proposals - Electronic Led Display Sign

Please download the full Request for Proposal - Electronic LED Display Sign (527 kb) .

Request for Proposals - 1 Multi-function Digital Copier-Printer

Please download the Request for RFP Printer - Extended (527 kb) .

Request for Proposal - Infrastructure Study

Please download the complete Proposal: Request for Proposal - Infrastructure Study .

Pride Flag Raising 2015

The Town of Shelburne will be raising the Pride Flag Friday, July 17th, 2015 at 1:00 p.m.at the corner of King & Water Street. Clarence Butler will be raising the Pride Flag on behalf of the Town. All Welcome!