Monday, September 3, 2018: waste collection has been re-scheduled for the Town of Bridgewater and the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg.
Waste will be collected Saturday, September 1 in the Town and Municipality instead. The Lunenburg Regional Community Recycling Centre will be closed September 3. For more information, call (902) 543-2991.
As part of the closed landfill, the Board is required to monitor surface and ground water and to provide an annual report to Nova Scotia Environment. A hydrogeological Assessment in support of the current Environmental Monitoring Program (EMP) at 908 Mullock Road has been completed. The Board is seeking a qualified geotechnical drilling company to drill four (4) additional monitoring wells and to undertake abandonment of six (6) existing monitoring wells. This project will be supervised by a qualified hydrogeologist.
Farmers can safely dispose of unwanted or obsolete agricultural pesticides and livestock medications – no charge! Take them to the following locations on the dates noted between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Local Drop Off: Bridgewater Farmers Co-op November 5–16 123 Elm Street, Bridgewater (902) 543-2471
Starting in January 2018, Mahone Bay residents will be able to place one bulky item curbside for collection on the regular garbage collection week (Green Week).
For more information, please call Town Hall at (902) 624-8327.
This does not apply to residents in the Town of Bridgewater or the Muncipality of the District of Lunenburg.
Black bears have been spotted in a few communities within the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg this year. Bears may be attracted to the smell of waste.
Read about what attracts bears and how to keep them away.
The Lunenburg Regional Community Recycling Centre is selling compost for the 2018 season. Compost works great when mixed with soil for growing veggies and flowers. Try top dressing your lawn with it too!
NEW! Try a sample of the compost in a resusable tote, for $5.00.
Tote Refill $3.00
|Half cubic yard (half ton truck load)||$ 9.00|
|1 - 25 cubic yards||$18.00|
|26 - 100 cubic yards||$15.00|
Call (902) 543-2991 for more information. Compost is available for sale during regular hours of operation. The site loads your trailer or truck for you.