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Coronavirus (COVID 19) Preparedness and Intervention Measures

Coronavirus (COVID 19) Preparedness and Intervention Measures

As part of a collective effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the health and wellness of residents and employees being the main priority, the municipality will take the following actions:

• The Municipality of Richmond County Administration Office will close to the public effective April 27, 2021 at 8:30 AM.

- Residents looking to make payments on water/sewer/tax bills/tipping fees can do so via online payment or by mail.
- If visits to the Municipal administrative offices are required, please contact the office to make an appointment at 902-226-2400.
- All municipal committee and council meetings will be held virtually

• The Richmond Solid Waste Management Facility and curbside collection schedule will remain unchanged at this time. Payments will not be accepted at the facility during this time, site staff will issue invoices by mail. The Municipality requests that residents adhere to Provincial guidelines and avoid unnecessary visits to the facility. Residents are encouraged to dispose of material through regular collection or upcoming heavy collection. Residents are also advised that compost is unavailable at this time; a notice will be issued when compost is available for purchase.

We urge you to stay up to date and follow sources provided for regular updates and information:
Province of Nova Scotia:
The Government of Canada: Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak updates, symptoms, prevention, travel, preparation -
Nova Scotia 811:
World Health Organization: