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Village of Baddeck

The Village Commission is responsible for the water and sewer services for the residents of the village of Baddeck. The Commission also oversees sidewalk clearing in the winter, beautification in the summer, Baddeck wharf and Kidston Island operations. Scroll down to see commission minutes, meeting notices and other information, including who we are and how to contact us.

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NOTICES:

ANNUAL MEETING OF THE ELECTORS

Location: Village of Baddeck – Community Centre
526 Chebucto St, Baddeck NS B0E 1B0
Date: June 26, 2019
Time: 7pm


AGENDA DETAILS:
• Call to Order
• Appointment of Scrutineers
• Financial Report – Grant Thornton LLP
• Minutes – 2018 Annual General Meeting
• Business Arising from Minutes
• Chairman’s Report
• Election of Commissioners
•     Two 3 year positions
• General Budget
• New Business
• Adjourn

New this year. Plan to run as candidate for Village Commissioner? Please fill out a nomination form and submit it at the Village office in the Courthouse anytime before the end of business day Tuesday June 25, 2019.

NOMINATION FORM VILLAGE COMMISSIONER

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Our latest edition of The Village News newsletter is in mailboxes! Or you can read it here: The Village News Spring Edition April 2019

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NEWSLETTER

Here is the first edition of The Village News - our quarterly newsletter. Our goal is to keep you up-to-date on Village Commission happenings and events.

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COMMISSION MINUTES

August 8, 2018

July 11 2018

June 6 2018

May 23 2018

May 9 2018

April 18, 2018

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WHARFAGE FEES 

Overnight tie-ups = $1.25/ft
Hourly tie-up rate = $2/hr

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Village Rate Set

At a May 23, 2018 Special Meeting of the Village of Baddeck, the area rate requirements for the Village of Baddeck were discussed and the rate was set. The 2018-19 residential area rate will be $0.21/$100 of assessment, while the commercial area rate will be $0.25/$100 of assessment. The fire protection rate is $0.075/$100 of assessment. These rates are competitive, compared to other Villages across the province.

The Village area rate covers the following costs:
Administrative                                                  $45,172.20
Wages & Benefits                                             $62,700.00
Sidewalks                                                        $20,159.83
Beautification                                                   $35,000.00
Public Relations/Advertising/Program Contributions $13,790.00

Total Expenditures                                          $176,822.03

Total to be collected on area rates                    $176,822.03

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Who We Are and How to Contact us:

The Village Commission is responsible for the water and sewer services for the residents of the village of Baddeck. The Commission also oversees sidewalk clearing in the winter, beautification in the summer, Baddeck wharf and Kidston Island operations.

The Baddeck Village Commission:

  • Brian Morrison, Chair
  • Philip MacRae
  • Bill Marchant
  • Jacqueline Hendriksen
  • Ian Nicholson

The Village of Baddeck Office is located on the main floor of the Baddeck Courthouse, 495 Chebucto Street, Baddeck.

Megan Cooper, Clerk-Treasurer
Ph: 902-295-3666
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Trudy Gillis, Public Works Supervisor
Ph: 902-294-0705 (cell)
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Scott MacLeod, Public Works Operator - Cell: 902-295-7522

Joe Baker, Public Works Operator - Cell: 902-295-0123