Upcoming Workshops/Events--December 2014

  •  Vegetation Management Workshop - Friday,  January 9, Holiday Inn, Truro, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

  • Financial Condition Indicators:  The Province is committed to releasing the next two years of data in early February, and will be holding regional meetings the latter part of January with municipalities. Watch for details from Municipal Affairs.

  • UNSM Regional meetings: Cape-Breton Strait - Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre - January 23, 11:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m., Colchester-Cumberland-Pictou-East Hants - Municipality of Cumberland Office - February 13, 11:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m., South Western Shore - District of Digby Municipal Office - February 20, 11:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m., Valley - County of Kings - February 25, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., South Shore-HRM - Halifax Hall - February 27, 11:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m.

  • oneNS Website - UNSM, in partnership with AMANS, has developed a website dedicated to municipal interests contained within the oneNS Report. The website will be available in early January. Officials will be invited to share their ideas and initiatives through the website.

  • Municipal-Provincial Solid Waste Working Group - This newly formed committee will meet early in the new year. The Working Group formed as a result of a resolution passed at the 2014 UNSM Fall Conference. The purpose of this group is to provide municipal input into the Provincial Solid Waste Regulation Review. Representation will include members from NS Solid Waste Managers/Directors Committee, NS Solid Waste Management Regional Coordinators, UNSM, NS Environment and Municipal Affairs.