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Municipal Surplus Properties

Are you a Volunteer or registered Not for Profit Organization? 

If so, we want to make you aware that Municipal Council has approved a number of County owned properties surplus to our needs and as per our Divestiture of Surplus Properties Policy, we are first offering these properties, at no cost, to registered volunteer, not for profit organizations.  

If your group is interested in acquiring any of the properties below, for group use, please provide a written submission outlining your group mission statement and proposed use of the property, on or before Friday, July 13, 2018, to: 

The Municipality of the County of Cumberland

1395 Blair Lake Road

Upper Nappan, NS B4H 3Y4

Attention: Peter Cottingham, C.Tech. Or by e-mail to  

The following are the surplus properties

Cowan Street, Springhill, PID#25484353

12 Clarke Street, Springhill, PID#25225996

5 Herrett Road, Springhill, PID#25229378

16 Elgin Street, Springhill, PID#25227646

McGee Street, Springhill, PID#25238148

6 McDougal Street, Springhill, PID#25236522

104 No2 Highway, Springhill, PID#25238312

26 Black River Road, Springhill, PID#25224254

65 Church Street, Springhill, PID#25225517

Cowan Street, Springhill, PID#25098831

12 King Street, Springhill, PID#25231994

24 Main Street, Springhill, PID#25233198

2 No2 Highway, Springhill, PID#25229360

Victoria Street, Springhill, PID#25387838

1 Maple Street, Springhill, PID#25234972

5 Drummond Street, Springhill, PID#25227190

3 Aberdeen Street, Springhill, PID#25223769

18 Clarence Street, Springhill, PID#25225905

33 Elm Street, Springhill, PID#25227984

31 Chapel Street, Springhill, PID#25224734

53 Junction Road, Springhill, PID#25230970

7 McKay Street, Springhill, PID#25239633            

Notice of Open House - Springhill

Open House regarding the Downtown Infrastructure Renewal Project - Springhill

An Open House will be held at the Dr. Carson and Marion Murray Community Centre, in the Teen Centre, regarding the Downtown Infrastructure Renewal Project currently taking place.

The Open House will take place on Thursday, June 21st from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.

Municipal Staff, Engineers and Contractors will be available to answer questions about the project

TAX SALE - June 21 & June 22, 2018

Notice is hereby given that the following properties will be sold at PUBLIC AUCTION by the Treasurer of the Municipality of the County of Cumberland on Thursday June 21, 2018 and Friday June 22, 2018 as stated below unless, before the date of the tax sale, the total amounts as indicated are paid in full.   

Please note a change in location for the tax sale due to the large volume of accounts.  The Tax Sale will be held at the Dr. Carson & Marion Murray Community Centre located at 6 Main Street, Springhill, Nova Scotia.

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June 2018 Newsletter

Be sure to check out our monthly newsletter which includes information about upcoming events in Cumberland County, municipal programs and services, grant opportunities, and much more! 

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Symposium for Maritime Amateur Radio Techs

“To provide insight into the technical and procedural aspects of amateur radio operation.”

S.M.A.R.T. 2018 is now in the history books.

On Friday Apr.28th at 6pm organizers and volunteers arrived at the Dr. Carson and Marion Murray Community Center in Springhill NS to transform the Center into a ham radio venue for one hundred and forty two hams.

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Job Posting - Sustainable Communities Marketing Officer

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2018/2019 Budget

Council has approved the Municipality’s 2018/2019 Operations budget in the amount of $29.47 million and its 2018/2019 Capital budget in the amount of $9.99 million. Council’s approved 5 Year Capital Investment Plan totals approximately $14.8 million.

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Council Session - June 6, 2018

The Municipality of the County of Cumberland will hold a Public Council Session on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at the Upper Nappan Service Centre.

Council Session will begin at approximately 6:00pm.

All are welcome to attend!

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