New Vending Bylaw Passed!

Town of Wolfville Bylaw 99, the Vending Bylaw, was passed by Council after its second reading on Wednesday, May 18th

The new Vending Bylaw establishes a permitting system which aims to regulate vending in the Town of Wolfville and does not ban vending in Wolfville.

To see the draft document as it was presented to Council please click here.

Dog Control Bylaw Survey - Designated Off Leash Areas

The Town of Wolfville is looking to improve its Dog Control Bylaw iand would like your input on the extent of its Designated Off Leash Areas.

Please follow the link below to fill out and submit a quick survey that will help make our public parks more enjoyable for everyone!

Take the survey here.

Apple Blossom Tennis Tournament

May 21, 22, 2016 at the Wolfville Tennis Club

7 Victoria Ave., Rotary Park, Wolfville, NS: Entries close on Wednesday, May 18th at 9pm

Players may enter one singles category, one doubles category, plus mixed doubles

Entry fee: $15 for a singles only; $10 for a doubles only; $20 for singles and doubles entry

To enter: please e-mail : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. All ages and skill level welcome. 

There will be refreshments and snacks provide at the courts Categories: 

Open group: women’s singles/doubles; men’s singles/doubles; mixed doubles

55 and over group: women’s singles/doubles; men’s singles/doubles; mixed doubles

(Consolation draws when possible.)      *New Minas and Kentville Courts may also be used.

We'll Find You a Partner: If you want to play doubles -- mixed, or, men's, or, women's -- and don't have a partner,  put your name in with the tournament organizers and we'll find you a partner.     We'll try our best. We really will.

Your Tournament Committee: Lars, Bob, Wilson, Scott, Peter, Darcy, Jun, John, Boyd, Wally

May 17th Proclaimed as International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

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Application Respecting Low Income Property Tax Exemption

DO YOU QUALIFY FOR THE MAXIMUM TAX EXEMPTION OF $550.00 for 2016-17?
  • Is your total Income less than $26,100., (the total income includes the income of all members of the same family residing in the household)  AND
  • Do you own and live in the house?

Please completed this   form

If you have any questions, please call 902-542-3294

Thank you

Emergency Preparedness Week, May 1-7, 2016

The Mayor of Wolfville has officially proclaimed that May 1-7, 2016 will be recognized as Emergency Preparedness Week (EPWeek) in the Town of Wolfville

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Grants to Organizations Application Period is Open!

The Town of Wolfville will now be receiving applications for grants as per the Town's new Grants to Organizations Policy 710-003 until Monday, April 25th at 4:30 PM.

If your organization would like to apply for funding through the Community Partnership Program - for a maximum of $2000 - please click here to download the application.

For organizations that have already submitted a 2016/17 application prior to the opening of this application period you will be contacted directedly in the near future.

Wolfville's Emergency Management Plan

Change 1 to the Town of Wolfville's Emergency Management Plan was approved by Council at the April 19th Town Council Meeting

The Emergency Management Plan is designed and developed for the Town of Wolfville to assign specific duties and responsibilities and to direct the actions of key officials in the event of an emergency

The Emergency Management Plan (Change 1) is available via this  LINK

Water Main Break - Skyway Drive - Monday, April 18th

There is a Water Main break on Skyway Drive (University Avenue to Grandview Drive)

Residents requiring drinking water can go to the Public Works building with jugs for drinking water

Please Note: Maple Avenue Compost Site

Extremely Muddy Conditions at the Maple Avenue Compost site, there is a potiential for smaller vehicle to get stuck, please use caution.

Opening this weekend Saturday, April 16, 2016

Hours 12-4pm

Employment Opportunity: Visitor Information Centre Counselor

Position Title: Visitor Information Centre Counselor

Reports to: Visitor Information Centre Manager

Rate of Pay: $12.25/hour

Classification: Seasonal (Mid-May to October 21st, 2016)

Position Summary:

To work with the Visitor Information Centre Manager to deliver information and services that encourage positive tourism experiences in and around Wolfville through the Visitor Information Centre. In this role, particular emphasis should be placed on knowledge and promotion of Wolfville and communities included in the Fundy Shore and Annapolis Valley Region of Nova Scotia. Bilingual applicants will be given preference. 

Application deadline is 4:30PM on Wednesday, April 20th, 2016.

For a full job description please click here.

"Friends" of the Nature Trust Trail Meeting - April 13th

There will be a "Friends" of the Nature Preserve Inaugural Meeting on Wednesday, April 13th:

To explore interest and formation of a group to help in the Care and Protection of the Watershed lands.

Location:  Wolfville Room, Acadia Athletics Complex

Time:  7:00pm

All those interested are more than welcome to attend and please bring a friend!

Wolfville Spring Clean-up!

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