Community Engagement Session - Help Us Build Our Brand

Help us Build the Municipality of Barrington Brand

A brand is an idea or perception that lives in the hearts and minds of people. When it comes to the Municipality of Barrington, what lives in YOUR hearts and minds?

The Municipality of the District of Barrington invites all residents and businesses to participate in a fun, interactive community event facilitated by Think Marketing to discuss our region’s current brand, and how we can build on our image for the future.

Please join us:

May 4, 2017

7 pm-8:30 pm

Municipality of the District of Barrington Common Room
2447 Highway 3

Barrington, Nova Scotia

Refreshments will be served.

RSVP by May 3rd

Suzy Atwood

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Spring Clean Up Notice

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This is a quick reminder to everyone that Spring Clean up will start on Monday April 24, 2017.
Items will be collected on same day as regular waste.
Items must be placed by roadside not later than 7:00 a.m. on Collection Day.

Construction and Demolition Debris

Household Waste
Recyclable Materials
Petroleum Products
Hazardous Waste
Car Parts

Wood must be tied in bundles. Items must not weigh more than 70 kgs or be longer than 3 meters.
Please ensure items are properly prepared for collection, if not they may be rejected.

If clarification is required, please call 902 635-0089.

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Summer Employment Opportunity - Litter Clean Up & Grounds Maintenance

Resumes are being accepted for two student positions in the Property Services Department. Duties and responsibilities of these positions will involve litter clean up and general grounds maintenance.

- One position is for 15 weeks commencing May 8, 2017, for 35 hours per week.

- One position is for 8 weeks commencing July 3, for 35 hours per week.

Applicants must be enrolled in an educational institution and must be returning to school in the Fall.

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Summer Employment Opportunity - Bird Studies Canada

Piping Plover Technician – Barrington/ Shelburne area, NS

Bird Studies Canada is seeking student candidates for the position of Piping Plover Technician based out of Shelburne County, NS ($12.25/hr; 12-13 wks starting early May). This position offers outstanding experiences in field biology, wildlife/habitat management, species at risk recovery and stewardship, educational outreach and collaborating with conservation partners. The Piping Plover Technician is part of a dynamic team of staff, volunteers and partners working to monitor and protect breeding Piping Plovers and foster stewardship on southwest NS beaches

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Summer Employment Opportunity - Visitor Information Centre

Cover Letters and Resumes are now being accepted for a “Student Counsellor Position”.

- (12) Twelve weeks - 30 hours per week

- must be available for work on June 05, 2017

- must have been enrolled fulltime in, and returning to an educational institution.

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