Archive: April, 2021

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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Do you have your Civic Number Up?

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Civic numbers play an essential role in helping first responders find you in an emergency.

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Little Harbour FD Donates Equipment to Pictou Landing FD

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The Little Harbour Fire Department recently purchased new self contained breathing apparatus. Its old SCBA still has some good use left in it and the actual value is approx.

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May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month

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MOPC Warden Robert Parker signs a proclamation declaring May as Lyme Disease Awareness Month.

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