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Pugwash Water System Update

In our last update we advised that during the commissioning process operators had become concerned with the reliability of the chlorine injection system and that chlorine skid equipment was ordered. We have now been advised that the equipment is anticipated to be delivered April 23rd. Contractors are on standby to begin installation on that date.

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Purple Day in Cumberland

Municipality of Cumberland Purple Day collage

Staff and Council participate in Purple Day at the Municipality of Cumberland. 

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Warden Proclaims March 26, 2019 as Purple Day

Warden Gillis Proclaims March 26 2019 as Purple Day in the Municipality of Cumberland document signing cropWarden Al Gillis has signed a proclamation recognizing Tuesday, March 26, 2019 as Purple Day in the Municipality of Cumberland. Purple Day is an internationally recognized day to show support, and increase awareness of epilepsy.

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2019 Volunteer Recognition Night

The Municipality of the County of Cumberland will be recognizing the many volunteers and their contributions within the municipality on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 6 p.m. in the CIBC Common Room at the Dr. Carson & Marion Murray Community Centre. 

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Pugwash Central Water Supply Update - March 13, 2019

In our last update we advised that during the commissioning process operators had become concerned with the reliability of the chlorine injection system and we advised that we had provided the supplier a
deadline for a final solution. The chlorine skid equipment is ordered and we are awaiting delivery.

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Municipality of Cumberland Low Income Tax Exemption Policy

The Municipality of Cumberland Income Exemption provides assistance to homeowners to help pay their residential property taxes. Qualified applicants will receive a credit which is applied directly to their tax account.

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Pugwash Central Water Supply Update

In our last update, we discussed issues identified during commissioning which were malfunctioning equipment, an aeration issue (too much air in the water causing a milky colour) and other minor items.

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Council Session date changed

The Council Session originally scheduled for Februray 20, has been moved to February 27.

The In-camera (closed meeting) will start at 4:30 p.m., with the regular public council session to begin at 6 p.m.