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Transit Cape Breton Notice

March 22, 2018 -1:45pm

Due to current weather and road conditions, service for all CB Transit operations are ceasing for the day. 

Any buses that are currently on a route will attempt to complete that route. All buses should be completely off the road by approximately 3pm.

Transit office: 902-539-8124

Public info session on Sydney Harbour West Wastewater Project

CBRM hosting public information session regarding the Sydney Harbour West Wastewater Collection & Treatment Project 

The Cape Breton Regional Municipality (CBRM) has scheduled a public information session regarding the Sydney Harbour West Wastewater Collection & Treatment Project. Information provided will include an overview of the funding program and timeline, project objectives and milestones, and project activity for 2018.  

The public information session is scheduled for:

When: Sunday, February 25, 2018

Time: 1pm – 3pm

Where: Dobson Yacht Club, Westmount 

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CBRM calling for expressions of interest to serve on CBRM Smart City Round Table

The CBRM is seeking volunteers to sit on the CBRM Smart City Round table to assist in development of a submission for the Government of Canada Smart Cities Challenge and provide long term feedback to the CBRM in areas where technology can better the lives of residents of the municipality.

Closing date for applications: February 23, 2018 at 4pm 

Please send submissions along with resume/credentials and reason for wishing to serve on the committee to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Full details:

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Carl Anthony "Campy" Crawford Award

This award is presented annually to a recipient who exemplifies leadership and commitment to justice, fairness, volunteerism, sportsmanship and equality in their community.

 Carl "Campy" Crawford was the first black municipal police officer east of Montreal. Campy exemplified leadership and fairness to all, being a role model for all black youth in his community. He was a well-respected officer and a true gentleman. He believed in a commitment to justice

 Closing date for nominations:  March 2nd , 2018

Carl Anthony "Campy" Crawford Award - Ballot

 

 

CBRM hosting public open house regarding downtown commercial tax incentives

CBRM hosting public open house regarding commercial tax incentives to promote downtown revitalization and economic development                                                                                               

The Cape Breton Regional Municipality (CBRM) has scheduled a Public Open House to gather public input on the issue of commercial tax incentives to promote downtown revitalization and economic development.

Specifically, to gather public opinion on the concept and the proposed amendments to the Municipal Planning Strategy, identifying the downtown areas where the by-law will be implemented. 

The Public Open House is scheduled for:

When: Monday, February 12, 2018

Time: 3-5pm and 6-8pm

Where: Community Round Room, City Hall, 320 Esplanade, Sydney.

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City Hall will remain closed for afternoon

Jan 30, 2018

11:20am

Due to current weather, CBRM City Hall will remain closed for remainder of day.

Transit CB Update

Jan 30, 2018

11:10am

Due to current weather conditions, service for all Transit Cape Breton will remain cancelled for the remainder of the day.

City Hall Notice: Closed today until noon.

CBRM City Hall will be closed this morning until noon. To be reassessed at 11 am.

Transit Notice: Service cancelled this morning, reassessed for noon

January 30, 2018

5:40am

Due to current weather and road conditions, service for all Transit Cape Breton will be cancelled for this morning and will be reassessed for 12 noon.   

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