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'Don't be afraid to dream':Mayor Mood on hosting big events

Large-scale events can have a significant impact on a community, regardless of its size, according to Yarmouth Mayor Pam Mood. Read the full article here.

No Tax Hike for Third Year in Town Budget

The new skateboard park, new sidewalks, improved snow removal, upgrades to infrastructure and a facelift for downtown will all be accomplished without raising taxes thanks to the new budget approved by Yarmouth Town Council. See full press release below.

pdf Press Release No Tax Hike (38 KB)

Mayor Mooney Welcomes Investment in Yarmouth Jobs

Yarmouth Mayor Phil Mooney said the funding announcement today from Premier Darrell Dexter will help write another chapter in what has become a true Yarmouth success story. See full press release below.

pdf Press Release Jobs (30 KB)

Relocate Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture to Yarmouth

"Simply put, Yarmouth is the best, most economical choice as a location for any decentralized offices or services of the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture," said Mayor Mooney. See full press release below.

pdf Press Release Fisheries (27 KB)

2012 Business Guide

On behalf of the Town of Yarmouth, we are pleased to present to you our new Yarmouth Business Guide that has been published as a tribute to our vibrant business community. In spite of our challenges, Yarmouth has continued to grow during our 250th anniversary celebrations! Since 1761, Yarmouth has proven to the world that we are a community of creative entrepreneurs, whether in our manufacturing base or by utilizing our abundant natural resources on land and in the sea.

I would like to thank the business owners, managers and staff who took the time to contribute their information to this guide.

Economic Analysis Study - International Ferry Nova Scotia to New England

A newly released economic analysis study suggests that a business case can be made for a Nova Scotia to New England international ferry service if the service is tourism-focused, seasonal and deploys a cruise-type ferry. For full press release, see below.

pdf Press Release Ferry (55 KB)

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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