Phone: 1-902-226-2400

Toll Free: 1-800-567-2600


Louisdale / Evanston / Whiteside water system Boil Order LIFTED

The boil water advisory that was issued earlier to customers on the Louisdale / Evanston / Whiteside water system has been lifted. Customers may now return to regular water consumption activity. The Richmond County Water Utility thanks customers for their patience and apologizes for the inconvenience.

Questions or concerns about water quality may be directed to the Public Works Department at 902-226-3988.

Holiday Curbside Pickup Schedule

Please note the Curbside Pickup changes as follows:

ZONE 1 & 3

ZONE 1 - Pondville, Lochside, Barrachois, Boudreauville, The Point and Petit de Grat Island.
ZONE 3 - Fourchu, Framboise, North Framboise, L'Archeveque, Barren Hill Rd., Sterling, East Grand River, Lewis Cove Rd. and Grand River.

            Tuesday, December 25th will be collected Monday, December 24th AM
            Tuesday, January 1st will be collected Friday, January 4th

ZONE 1 - Martinique, Poulamond, D'Escousse, Poirierville, Cape la Ronde, Rocky Bay, D'Escousse Road to Pondville and Little Anse.
ZONE 3 - Point Michaud, Lower L'Ardoise, L'Ardoise, L'Ardoise West to Trunk 4 (Johnstown) and Corbett's Cove Rd.

             Wednesday, December 26th to be collected Friday, December 28th


ZONE 2 -St. Peter's, Grand Gulley, River Bourgeois and Hawker.

             Tuesday, December 25th will be collected Saturday, December 22nd
             Tuesday, January 1st will be collected Saturday, December 29th

ZONE 2 - Louisdale and Grand Anse

              Wednesday, December 26th will be collected Monday, December 24th AM  

Notice to all Contractors and Suppliers of Richmond County

As part of the $2 million dollar Arichat Mainstreet Revitalization Project, eligible participants on Isle Madame will have the opportunity to improve their storefronts. Similar to other mainstreet façades, this work will require contractors from various trades and suppliers.

All Richmond County contractors and suppliers interested in having their business information forwarded to successful applicants are asked to contact André LeBlanc, Project Coordinator at (902) 226-3989 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The list that will be compiled is in no way an endorsement by the Municipality of the County of Richmond nor an acknowledgement of any certifications, accreditations or qualifications of the individuals or entities within.

 NOTICE to customers of the Louisdale/Evanston/Whiteside Water System.

The Public Works Department wishes to advise customers that they may experience periods of water discolouration as a result of commissioning activities at the new water treatment facility in Louisdale. The Public Works Department thanks customers for their patience and apologizes for any inconvenience.

On-Site Sewage Disposal System Installations

Please note that the Municipality is not presently accepting new applicants for design and installation of on-site sewage disposal systems as part of the Municipality's Wastewater Management Project. A new call for applications is expected to be issued near the end of 2018 or early in 2019.