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Ice Pilot Survey

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In an effort to increase use of the Amherst Stadium and to support the Town of Amherst's Physical Activity Strategy, on August 9, 2016, the Town of Amherst announced a pilot initiative to eliminate the ice-time fees for youth and youth serving organizations who wish to use the Amherst Stadium.

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Earth Day Litter Pick Up:April 22

Please join us in marking Earth Day by helping to clean and tidy up Amherst with our community wide litter pick- up initiative and compost giveaway! The community-wide pick-up is from 9am-1pm Saturday, April 22 with supplies and giveaways at the Stadium!

Help make Amherst “A” beautiful place to live, work, and play!

Earth Day 2017 Poster

Nova Scotia 55+ Games 2017

The 2017 Nova Scotia 55+ games are scheduled for September 13-16 in Lunenburg County.

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211

Finding help when you need it can be a challenge. If you need information on services in your community but don’t know where to turn,  211 can help.

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Town of Amherst Strategic Priorities

Amherst Town Council has developed a new Strategic Plan that will guide Council and Staff for the next year towards an aligned strategic vision and goal to make Amherst a more prosperous town to live, work and play. Amherst’s new Strategic Plan was formally approved at Monday night’s Regular Council Meeting.

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Amherst Volunteer of the Year

From April 23-29, communities across Canada will celebrate National Volunteer Week
as a way to recognize and thank individuals and organizations who give of their time to
help others by supporting the causes in which they believe in.

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Canada 150 Community Celebrations

Do you have a Canada 150 event/activity to include in the Amherst & Area Canada 150 celebrations? Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 902-667-3352 to help spread the word and get featured on the Canada 150 Calendar!

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Housing Nova Scotia Application

Are you aware that Housing Nova Scotia offers programs throughout Nova Scotia which help keep low and modest income homeowners in their own homes?

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Address on Economic Readiness by Mayor Kogon & Warden Gillis

Mayor Kogon and Warden Gillis presented together on Cumberland County's Economic Readiness at the 2017 Amherst & Area Chamber's Annual General Meeting. 

AACC Mayor & Warden Remarks 2016 April 20

 

Housing Nova Scotia Application

Are you aware that Housing Nova Scotia offers programs throughout Nova Scotia which help keep low and modest income homeowners in their own homes, and in the communities they've helped to build, for as long as they can? Our goal is to help eligible families, seniors and persons with disabilities make their homes safer and more accessible.

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