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Information on Wood Burning CCME

pdf Wood Burning Information (2.37 MB)

The Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment has issued a guidance document for Canadian jurisdictions on the matter of Open-Air burning. The document, as well as other related documentation is posted here as a convenience to the public as there have been inquiries about amending the Town of Yarmouth Fire Prevention By-law, which prohibits Open-Air burning of wood.

pdf (2.37 MB)

New Municipal Planning Strategy and Land Use By-law (MPS & LUB)

Exciting News!

At the June 9th, Town Council Meeting,  Council moved to approve the pdf new Municipal Planning Strategy (3.88 MB) and   pdf Land Use By-law. (6.38 MB)

To hear more about the new strategy and next steps for the Planning Department listen to the new episode of Planning on the Edge.

Thank you for all your support over the last year. The Planning Department is excited to see how the new strategy will shape the future of the Town of Yarmouth.


Notice of Meeting - July 14, 2016

Yarmouth Town Council will be holding a meeting on Thursday, July 14, 2016, at 5 p.m. in the Council Chambers of Town Hall, 400 Main Street.
Aven Cole from Englobe will be presenting findings from the May 20th Lake George Environmental Investigation Report and answering any questions from Council or the public.

Request for Proposals Land Purchase and Development 45 Jody Shelley Drive

pdf Request for Proposals - 45 Jody Shelley Drive (272 KB)

The Town of Yarmouth and the Municipality of the District of Yarmouth (Owners) are issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) to interested parties for the Purchase and Development of a portion of the land at 45 Jody Shelley Drive (PID 90290719) for the purpose of commercial development.  Please see the above link for more information on the RFP.

Canada Day Celebrations 2016

Canada Day Poster

The Town of Yarmouth recognizes our employees as our greatest resource in our organization.  We are committed to the investment in our people.  We seek candidates with knowledge and expertise in their field as well as individuals with a collaborative approach to working with others.  We offer diverse career opportunities with competitive salary and benefits packages. 

All employment opportunities within the Town of Yarmouth will be posted here as they become available.    

Town of Yarmouth

 This is an exciting time for the Town of Yarmouth. By working together, we can meet today’s challenges and build a better future.”

Pam Mood


Town of Yarmouth
400 Main Street
Yarmouth, B5A 1G2

  (902) 742-2521
  (902) 742-6244

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