The Town of Yarmouth wishes to advise all residential property owners that the following pick-up date for solid waste collection has been changed due to the Canada Day holiday and is as follows:
Wednesday, July 1, 2015, pick up has been changed to Monday, June 29, 2015.
If you require further information concerning Solid Waste Management, please contact our office at 742-7525, Monday to Friday, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Celebrations for Canada Day 2015 will take place on the Yarmouth Waterfront and at the Yarmouth South Playground on Wednesday,
July 1st, 2015. There are several events taking place, including Fireworks at dusk!!
Please click on the link below to see the list of events:
Welcome to Yarmouth
The Town of Yarmouth is the regional centre of South Western Nova Scotia. The Town's population of 7200 people literally doubles on weekdays with the influx of workers and students from surrounding areas. Yarmouth is the financial, business, education, and lifestyle centre for the 70,000 people who live in the tri-counties of Yarmouth, Digby and Shelburne.
The port of Yarmouth, located in the heart of the world's largest lobster fishing grounds, is central to Yarmouth's history and development. With Canada's most lucrative fishing industry, Yarmouth and the Acadian Shores have a culture and economy historically tied to fishing and related industries.
As you look back through Yarmouth's history one can't help but notice that Yarmouth's citizens and businesses have always seen the importance of taking pride in their community and how it is presented to those who live and visit here. The distinctive architecture within Yarmouth, old and new, and the parks and trails in Yarmouth show the pride we take in our community. Yarmouth has taken this one step further over the last several years by participating in Communities in Bloom.
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