Stellarton in Stage 1 of Water Contingency Plan

The recent stretch of hot, dry weather has landed the Town of Stellarton in Stage 1 of its Water Contingency Plan. The following activities are restricted: • Sprinkling, watering or irrigating of shrubbery, trees, lawns, grass, plants, vegetables, flowers, etc; • Filling or topping of pools; • Washing of motor vehicles; The above uses are...

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UPDATE: Water Conservation Order

Water conservation efforts in Pictou, along with detecting and repairing several water leaks, has resulted in a rise of water tower levels. With the assistance of Nova Scotia Power, a new well will go online this week that will speed up desired water levels. Provided there are no major issues, and water production predictions are...

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Water conservation order for Pictou

The Town of Pictou has issued a water conservation order to address current shortages within the town’s water distribution system. The order gives the town the ability to ensure conservation measures are observed and enforced where necessary. A press release issued by the town indicates that within the past few days, the town’s Public Works...

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