Promoting your organization's or group's events is important. Make your plan well in advance of the event.
Please take advantage of the tips pdf attached. (598 KB)
The Province of Nova Scotia is now accepting member applications for Accessibility Standard Development Committees in the Built Environment and Education. The application deadline is January 17, 2019.
The committees will assist the Accessibility Advisory Board with making recommendations to the Minister of Justice on provincial accessibility standards. Positions are open to all Nova Scotians with relevant experience and expertise. At least half of committee members must be persons with disabilities or representatives of organizations that represent persons with disabilities.
The Built Environment Standard Development Committee will make recommendations on standards to prevent and remove barriers to accessibility in buildings, rights of way, and outdoor spaces. For more information on the committee and to apply, please visit https://novascotia.ca/accessibility/built-environment/
The Education Standard Development Committee will make recommendations on standards to prevent and remove barriers to accessibility in public and private early childhood, primary, secondary, and post-secondary education. For more information on the committee and to apply, please visit https://novascotia.ca/accessibility/education-committee/
Click here for January's Community Calendar
January 16, 6-7:30 p.m. Pre-registration required. Click on link below for details.
At the Town Council meeting held on September 24, 2018, Council approved a Routine Access Policy. The policy provides clarification to the public, staff and Council as to what documents and information are routinely available upon request, and what other documents require review under Part XX Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy of the Municipal Government Act of Nova Scotia.
Along with approving the policy, Mayor Stewart proclaimed the week of September 24-30, 2018 as Right to Know Week, which supports the principles of openness, transparency and accountability.
Click here for the offical policy.
Communities grow stronger through hundreds of little and big actions that citizens (you and I) take everyday.
Check out this article: document 75 Actions that Build Community (13 KB)
Click here for the 2018 CJSMA Sorting Guide and Information
pdf Notice of By-law Change (260 KB) : Solid Waste
Click on the link above to take you to a list of Cumberland County "helping" organizations OR go to "Community" on the Main Menu above.
Please click on the statement above
to read the Community Economic Development Officer's report based on surveys and
community gatherings conducted during October and November, 2017.
We look forward to hearing how you will be part of What's Happening in Oxford.