Cumberland Central Landfill Sale Transaction Approved

Amherst, Oxford and the Municipality of Cumberland each held meetings June 29, 2021 to approve the sale of the Cumberland Central Landfill to GFL Environmental Inc., for $3 million. The sale transaction includes the landfill site and the septage treatment facility. Subject to the transaction conditions being met, the sale transaction will close on September 1, 2021.

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Call for Citizen Appointment to Committees of Council

Join the Audit and Financial Sustainability Committee

We’re looking for a citizen of the Municipality of the County of Cumberland to join the Audit and Financial Sustainability Committee

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Job Posting: Economic Development Officer (2 positions)

The Municipality of the County of Cumberland is currently accepting resumes for two Economic Development Officers

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Review of June 16, 2021 Public Council Meeting

Council of the Municipality of Cumberland met via zoom for a Public Council Meeting on Wednesday, June 16, 2021. The meeting opened with a territorial acknowledgement and a moment of silence in honour of William Davis Miners' Memorial Day.

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Pride Flag to fly June 14 - June 30

The Municipality of Cumberland has raised the Pride Flag to acknowledge the acceptance and support of the LGBTQ2+ community.


William Davis Miners’ Memorial Day

Mayor Murray Scott, and members of council made quiet, personal reflections on a pandemic-Davis Day. 

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Review of June 9, 2021 COW Meeting

Committee of the Whole (COW) met via zoom on Wednesday, June 9, 2021. Council now holds COW meetings the second Wednesday of every month with delegations, presentations and petitions a major focus of these meetings.

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Shinimicas Vol Fire Department on the way back from fire

Municipal Council approved two major tenders this week to support the Shinimicas Volunteer Fire Department in rebuilding and reinstating their fleet following a major fire in April 2020.

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