HEAVY GARBAGE TENDER - North of Smokey
All documents can be picked up and delivered to the Victoria County Courthouse, Chebucto Street, Baddeck.
Deadline: Tuesday May 10, 2016.
The Victoria County Public Works Department is hiring!
Please click the links for more information.
Transfer Station Attendant (2). Applications accepted until Wednesday May 4, 2016.
Machine Operator. Applications accepted until Wednesday, May 4, 2016.
The Victoria County Public Works Department has issued the following tenders:
• Walking Floor Trailer https://novascotia.ca/tenders/tenders/tender-details.aspx?id=T2-2016
Closes May 4, 2016
• One Ton Cab & Chassis with Flat Bed Body https://novascotia.ca/tenders/tenders/tender-details.aspx?id=T3-2016
Closes May 11, 2016
The next meeting of Victoria County Municipal Council is scheduled for Monday, April 25, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. in the Court House, Baddeck. Presentations on the agenda include an RCMP update and Mark Eyking, MP, Sydney-Victoria.
Volunteer Week 2016
Congratulations to the following volunteers and community organizations below who where recognized at Victoria County's Volunteer Recognition Night in Cape North & Gaelic College recently for their outstanding volunteer work in their communities and helping improve the quality of life. Ms. Heather MacInnes, Breton Cove was chosen by Municipal Council as Victoria County's representative at Provincial Volunteer Awards Ceremonies in Halifax.
Youth Volunteer - Keely Dixon, Grace Mason-Parkinson, and Jamie Anne MacNeil.
Adult Volunteer - Chantel Schmouth, Jeannie Bonnar, Sharon MacNeil, Steven & Nona MacDonald-Dyke, Leo MacDougall, Calvin MacInnis, Juanita Parks, David Parkinson, Denise Oake, Kathy Squires, Michelle Symes, Bailey Oake, Morgan MacRae, Heather MacInnes, Dr. Ruth Schneider, Freeman Shaw, Art McAuley, Lisa Finney, Terrie Zweep, Jenny Symes, Ron Ingraham, Hector MacKinnon, Hughie MacKinnon, Hector Hines, Ian Green.
Community Achievement Award - Alderwood Volunteers, St. Paul Island Society, St. Ann's Bay Community Health Centre, Big Wave Summer Festival, Little Narrows Community Development Centre, Central Cape Breton Community Ventures Inc, North Highlands Community Museum & Culture Centre, Ingonish Development Society, Baddeck & Area ATV Club, Crowdis Mountain Snowmoible Club, Middle River Recreation Association, Bank of Nova - Ingonish Beach Branch, and North Highlands Nordic.
Broadband Survey Results
Thanks to all the residents of Victoria County who completed the online Broadband survey. The survey was created to help acquire current & relevant data on the needs & uses of broadband in Victoria County and to update the county's Broadband Strategy which is now outdated.
Broadband Infrastructure will be reviewed, as well, the current speeds being offered by internet service providers in Victoria County. The results of the survey are now available.
Please note: Effective April 1, 2016 credit card payments for tax and water accounts will be processed by Paymentus, a third party company.
TO PAY BY CREDIT CARD:
Once you click the PAY NOW button below, you will be directed to Paymentus Corporation, the third party company that will process credit card payments. The page will prompt you to provide your name, email address and phone number. Please make sure to have your tax or water bill account number. Paymentus will add a 1.75% service charge to the payment total.
If you do not have a valid email address or wish to pay through telephone payments, please call the Paymentus toll-free line at 1-855-748-6067.
PAY NOW with a credit card.
Other Payment Options:
Victoria County TAX and WATER bills can also be made in the following ways:
• Cash - please do not send cash through the mail.
• Cheque – made payable to 'Municipality of Victoria'
• Debit card
• On-Line Banking
• At the Tax Office in the Courthouse at 495 Chebucto Street, Baddeck
Thanks to all Victoria County residents for completing the Active Living "Citizens Survey". Over 300 surveys were completed. The results of the survey will be posted on the website in February.