Published: January 20, 2023 @ 12:00 noon
Public Notice is hereby given that the Council of the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield intends to consider first and second readings (by summary and title only) to the following By-laws at the Town Council meeting on January 23, 2023.
Town of Grand Bay-Westfield By-law Respecting the Annual Bonding of Officers and Employees;
Town of Grand Bay-Westfield By-law Respecting Ridesharing;
Town of Grand Bay-Westfield By-law Respecting Roads Accessible to Off-Road Vehicles; and
Town of Grand Bay-Westfield By-law Respecting Tourism Accommodation Levy.
Bill-16, An Act Respecting Local Governance Reform, 2022, no.2 stipulates in Section 21.4(1)
21.4(1) Despite subsection 40(3) of the Local Governance Act, the by-laws of a restructured local government shall not apply to the areas that are annexed to it as a result of the restructuring until such time as a bylaw is specifically made in that regard by the council or the Minister, as the case may be.
As a result, the Town’s By-laws require approval by the new Council of the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield.
Over the course of 2023, an ongoing review of all By-laws will be undertaken and brought to Council for their consideration.
Town Contact Information
Phone: (506) 738-6400 (Option 3 for after-hours urgent matters)
In-person: 609 River Valley Drive, Monday to Friday (excluding holidays), 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
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