Council determines CAO recruitment process

Council of the Municipality of Cumberland met via zoom for a special meeting of council on Wednesday, January 27, 2021, with two agenda items, the personnel matter of the CAO and proposed changes to the CAO hiring process.

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Pugwash Transfer Station closing extended one week

The Pugwash Transfer Station will be continue to be closed Saturday, January 30, 2021 and Tuesday, February 2, 2021.

The Pugwash Transfer Station will reopen with regular hours as of Saturday, February 6, 2021 at 8:30 a.m.

Municipality of Cumberland Council reconvenes for 2021

Council of the Municipality of Cumberland met via zoom for their first meeting of 2021 on Wednesday, January 13, 2021.

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Job Posting: Community Centre Maintenance Casual

The Municipality of the County of Cumberland is currently accepting resumes for the postion of Community Centre Maintenance Casual.

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Municipal Service Centres to modify hours

Effective January 11, 2021 Service Centres within the Municipality of Cumberland will adapt their hours to allow for increased social distancing for staff.

At the E.D. Fullerton building in Upper Nappan, a lobby limit of two people at a time will be enforced. The Upper Nappan Service Centre will be open Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Hours at the Dr. Carson and Marion Murray Community Centre, Springhill Service Centre and Parrsboro Service Centre remain as they have.

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Local Improvement By-Law Public Hearing


Local Improvement By-Law

Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Time: 6 p.m. Via Zoom

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Lead Testing Information

The Municipality of Cumberland operates three water utilities – Parrsboro, Pugwash and Springhill. Health Canada and the Nova Scotia Department of Environment have regulations regarding the quality of drinking water and the tests to ensure the quality is maintained. Results in the Parrsboro Water Utility have determined that there are incidences of increased lead concentration in some of the samples.

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Municipality of Cumberland Council wraps up 2020

Council of the Municipality of Cumberland met via zoom for their final meeting of 2020 on Wednesday, December 16, 2020.

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