Exciting news! The Victoria County Age Friendly Advisory Committee is hosting a provincial conference in September. This information-sharing summit will strengthen Age Friendly connections throughout Nova Scotia. Our presenters will be business-people and government representatives who will help us to explore new ideas and inspire discussion. Our format includes expert speakers and panel discussions, set in the beautiful and inspirational community of Baddeck.
The Property Tax Bills for the Municipality of Victoria have been mailed out. Due date for the Property Tax Bills is August 1st, 2014. (Residential Tax rate = 1.20/100 and Commercial Tax Rate = 2.10/100).
A meeting of Victoria County Municipal Council will be held at the Court House, Baddeck, on Monday, September 22, 2014, beginning at 5:00 p.m. Presentations scheduled on the agenda include Scotian Windfields and Department of Natural Resources on open fires and clear bag waste collection.
In December 2010, the Victoria County Municipal Council passed a motion that endorsed the concept of age friendly communities. This launched the development of a strategy to make the Municipality Victoria County an ‘Age Friendly Community’. Below are two documents that provide you with an update on the Age Friendly Community progress to date. Getting from There to Here.