Volunteers for Committees of Council Needed

Committee Applications Poster

November Meeting Schedule

November Meeting Schedule

Older Adult Fitness Group

Begins Tuesday, November 5th at Wolfville Lions Hall.

Open to all adults 55 years and up!

9:00 - 10:00 AM Every Tuesday and Thursday for 7 Weeks.

$28 for full 7-week session or $3 drop-in fee.

Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information or to register,

or call 902-542-3019

https://www.wolfville.ca/recreation-programs.html#OlderAdultFitness

Maple Avenue Compost Site 2019 Season Closure

Notice to Residents Maple Avenue Compost Site Season Closure

The Wolfville Parks Department wishes to advise residents that the Maple Avenue Compost Site will close at 4pm November 23rd, 2019 for the season.

The site typically reopens Mid-April. (opening date varies depending on the weather conditions and the condition of the yard).

Check our website for updates: http://www.wolfville.ca/maple-avenue-compost-site.html

 

Applications being accepted for One-time Grant requests.

Is your local community group/charity interested in applying for a one-time grant from the Town?

The deadline for receipt of application forms is Friday November 1st!

All the info you need is on our website at: https://www.wolfville.ca/community-partnership-program.html.

Also, have a look at the online application form that provides additional information. Please share as widely as possible especially to those that may not have social media! Thanks.

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Public Meeting - October 15th, 2019 - 5.30 - 6.30 pm - Fire Hall - Potential Use of the RCMP Space

Town Council is hosting a public meeting from 5:30 – 6:30 pm on Tuesday, October 15th, 2019, to get feedback on the potential use of the RCMP space next to Town Hall in Wolfville for town purposes.  THE VENUE WILL NOW BE THE FIRE HALL WITH ENTRY FROM LOCUST.

This topic has been under consideration for a number of years and has recently resurfaced.

For more information please refer to the attached Request for Decisions and Notes. For more information on this topic, or to provide feedback in writing please email the CAO, Erin Beaudin on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Council Meetings for rest of October 2019:

Check Out the new Zoning Analyser! Will your Property be affected?

Are you interested in knowing if your property will be affected by the proposed zoning changes in the new draft Land Use Bylaw?Check out the new draft planning documents and especially the new Zoning Analyser to search for your property here: https://www.wolfville.ca/will-my-property-be-effected.html and come and talk with Staff and Council at the public participation Open House on October 10th at the Town Hall between 3 pm and 7.30 pm.

October 10th Open House - 3 - 7.30pm - Town Hall - Wolfville’s new draft planning documents are up for discussion – The Town needs you to provide your input!

Mark your calendars to join Councillors, members of the Planning Advisory Committee and Town staff at an Open house public participation event on

Thursday, October 10th between 3 pm and 7.30 pm in Council Chambers at the Town Hall

Come and learn more about the Town’s new draft planning documents.

This is an opportunity for members of the public to get involved, find out what the changes are, and provide their comments and any concerns. 

There will be an extended public input/question time at the next Planning Advisory Committee meeting on October 24th in case you can't make the Open House - details will be confirmed and advertised.

“It is exciting to be this close to the culmination of a process that began back in 2015; a process that has involved many hours of work for our Planning team and countless consultations with members of the public and committees/groups.” Commented Mayor Cantwell.

Director Lake added, “Our Municipal Planning Strategy (MPS) will always be a living document, however early in 2020 we will have a Council approved version that will begin to guide the future development of the Town of Wolfville.”

The new planning documents can be found on HERE and the Planning team welcome input and feedback from the public via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or come to the Open House!

Interested in knowing if your property will be affected by the proposed zoning changes in the new Land Use Bylaw?  Try this link Will my property be affected? and check out the new Land Use Bylaw Zoning Analyser to search for your property. 

Information from the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC)

IBC Hurricane Dorian Information Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is happy to provide the information below to be shared with Nova Scotians who are recovering from Hurricane Dorian.Anyone with questions should contact their insurance representative. IBC is also available to answer general insurance inquiries through our Consumer Information Centre at 1-844-2ask-IBC (1-844-227-5422 ext 228)What insurance coversMost car, home and business insurance policies cover damage caused by a hurricane or tropical storm. Wind damage is commonly included in coverage, water damage may to be an endorsement or an add-on to a home insurance policy. Damage to vehicles may be covered if a comprehensive or all perils policy was purchased – this is not mandatory coverage. Your insurance representative is at the ready to clarify the details of your policies.The claims process If you have been affected by Hurricane Dorian, when it is safe to do so, take the following steps: • Assess and document the damage. Taking photos can be helpful. • Call your insurance representative and/or company. • List all damaged or destroyed items. • If possible, assemble proofs of purchase, photos, receipts and warranties. Keep damaged items unless they pose a health hazard. • If you have to move out of your home because of insured damage, check with your insurance representative about whether your policy includes additional living expenses coverage, which may cover your costs if you have to move into a hotel/motel. Next steps • Once you have reported a loss, you will be assigned a claims adjuster. It may take some time given the number of people affected by Dorian, but you will be contacted. • The claims adjuster will investigate the circumstances of the loss, examine the documents you provide and explain the process. Take notes during these conversations and don't be afraid to ask questions. Resources For general information, contact IBC's Consumer Information Centre at 1-844-2ask-IBC (1-844-227-5422 ext 228)http://www.ibc.ca/on/http://www.ibc.ca/on/disaster

Update on Comfort Centres:

The following are available today, Monday September 9th, 2019:

*  Canning Municipal Complex, 977 J Jordan Rd, Canning

*  Wolfville Town Hall, 359 Main St, Wolfville

*  Municipality of Kings Municipal Offices, 181 Coldbrook Village Park Dr Coldbrook