E-News Bulletin--December-In This Issue

President's Remarks -  I am honoured to serve as your President for 2014-15. In terms of my background, I have served on the UNSM Board of Directors for six years. During this time I served as Rural Caucus Chair, Rural Caucus Representative, and Vice President. I have also served as the Chair of the UNSM Resolutions Committee and Fall Conference Planning Committee. In 2006 ‐2007, I served as Chair of Atlantic Caucus for the Federation of Canadian Municipalities. I have been a member of the County of Cumberland Council for over 20 years,  serving 14 years as Warden. I graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Science degree and for 37 years owned and operated a grocery store in Amherst. My door is always open and I encourage you to contact me to discuss any issues you may have. You can reach me by email at or by phone at 902-694-4129.

In this issue:

•    President's Activities
•    UNSM Board of Director Outcomes from December 5 meeting
•    Upcoming Workshops/Events/Initiatives
•    Provincial Issues
•    Federal Issues
•    FCM
•    Legal Issues


President's Activities

For a list of the President's activities over the past month, click here.