Needed: - We NEED Volunteers!!!!
In order for certain events to happen we need your help....A
few of the kids events will not be able to go ahead unless
we have more volunteers. We
need volunteers to help with: Saturday's Kids Dance,
Tuesday's Kids Crafts & Saturday's Family Fun Day!! Our
volunteers that we have are few...so PLEASE if you have time
to spare, help make these events happen!!! You can contact
Bruce Grandy before Wednesday, July 17th which is our
next Bakeapple Festival meeting. Thank you!!!
Does anyone have an interior old fashion door with the four panels in it that they would like to get rid of. We need it for the Friday night play during the Bakeapple Festival. Contact Horatio Cluett at 826.2626.
- Road Closure - June 30 - AM - Targa
has informed Council that Sunset
Drive, from Senior's Seaside towards Frenchman's Cove will
be closed for two periods. June 30. They are as below:
June 30 - Closed 10:30 - Opening at
June 30 - Close 1:30 - Opening at 2:30
Residents in that part of town can expect to
have their driveways taped during those times.
Road Closure times posted as soon as Council
This Closure is as per majority vote in a
community plebiscite earlier in 2019. We regret any
1. Place all garbage,
particularly kitchen waste, in your Waste Management Green Tub.
2. Pick up ALL of your dog doo where
ever it gets dropped. This includes the dog part.
That facility is not
intended for your dog to leave deposits.
(We know who you are). Do show some consideration for
your dog-owner friends by keeping that ground
free of your dog poo, which attracts rats.
3. Do not leave any pet food
A more comprehensive list will be posted
Sewage in Barrisway -
Council, Town of Garnish is asking all households that have
untreated waste running in the Barrachois to stop doing so
by August 30, 2019. You may either hook your sewage
line into the Town Sewage system or install a septic tank
and disposal field. Pipes running into the Barrachois
will be plugged as of Sept. 1, 2019.
Roaming Dogs - Council
has received numerous complaints from taxpayer related to
roaming dogs around town. Dog owners are asked to keep
your dog on a leash at ALL times. If the problem
continues, the Animal Control Officer will be asked to
removed roaming dogs from the community.
Road side waste -
Residents are reminded that as of July 1, BP Waste
Management Board is requiring all regular garbage to be
picked up on garbage day be placed in a green plastic bin.
Town of Garnish is offering assistance to low-income
residents to purchase the bin. See Ruth at Town
Water Line Pump Program
- Those of you who applied to be part of the water line
pressure pumps Program are advised that pumps will be
available early in the fall.
Raw Sewage outlets -
As of August 31, raw sewage outlets into the Barrisway will
be blocked. If your sewer pipe goes into the
Barrisway, please make alternate arrangements before that.
March 19 - Green Bin Program - As
of June coming all residents are expected to place their
garbage curbside in a green bin. With that in mind
Council is offering a program to help low- income
households make that purchase. Households with total
income of less than $27 000 and who are in good standing
with Council, may take advantage of the Program. Council will supply the
bin, and an agreed upon amount will be added to your tax
bill for the next # of years to pay Council for the bin.
See Ruth at the Town Hall for more details.
For June event. Yes 68 No 10
For Sept. event. Yes 58 No 18
Details of exact time will be posted as they become available.
August 30 - Last day for
untreated sewage into Garnish Barrisway.
Council has passed a motion
stating that from now on
all Council Meetings will
take place the third Monday of each month.