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MOPC Welcomes Logan McDowell

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Logan McDowell recently joined the Municipality as its new Director of Public Works and Development. Logan is a Professional Engineer and Project Management Professional as well as a graduate of St.

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Eastern Coyotes Present in Local Rural and Urban areas

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Coyotes are permanent residents in our province. Seeing or hearing coyotes from time to time anywhere in Nova Scotia is not unusual.

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Council Highlights for May 3

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The Municipality of Pictou County held it monthly Council meeting on May 3. Here are highlights from the meeting: The meeting started with Warden Robert Parker acknowledging the death...

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Record Number of Building Permits Issued in Rural Pictou County

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MOPC Level Two Building Officials Mike McKenzie, left, and Travis Spears are kept busy with the recent building boom in rural Pictou County.

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Landfill Vouchers Available after Public Health Restrictions Lift

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Landfill Vouchers from the MOPC will be available when public health restrictions ease.. We typically run the program from May 1st to Nov.

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Pictou Landing Chief Hopes She is a Role Model for Other Women

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Debra Caldwell is no stranger to firefighting. She grew in Pictou Landing and has seen the daily workings of a fire department firsthand from a young age since her...

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Several Payment Options Available for Tax Payments

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It's that time of year again... MOPC property tax bills are in the mail. Property taxes are a large source of revenue for municipalities which go toward services provided...

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Bears are Awake and on the Move

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We are hearing reports that bears are waking from their winter hibernation and being spotted at various locations in Pictou County.

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Highlights from the Financial and Property Services Meeting for April 19

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Warden Robert Parker complimented the MOPC recreation staff on expanding its equipment loan program. The program loans out winter and summer equipment free of charge to residents.

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Lots of Interest in Go Clean Get Green Week

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Children and adults from District 3 kicked off Go Clean Get Green Week on Monday, April 19 with a clean up along the Division Road in District 3.

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