This section of our website contains important public notices and announcements for residents of the Town of Pictou. Other communications for the community at large will also be included as appropriate.
Please note that any message of an urgent nature or deemed to affect public safety will appear on the home page.
2013/2014 WINTER PARKING REGULATIONS
The Winter Parking Ban is now in effect in the Town of Pictou. Here's what you need to know.
When: December 15, 2013 to April 1, 2014
What: No cars can be parked on the streets, sidewalks or shoulders of the streets in
the Town of Pictou from 1:00 am to 7:00 am & during daytime hours, when snow plows are trying to plow the streets
Exemptions: Physicians, police & fire officials while carrying out their official duties and
operators of commercial vehicles while loading & unloading.
Violations: All vehicles will be ticketed and towed at owner's expense. This applies
whether there is snow or not. Additional penalties provided by Section 292 of the Motor Vehicle Act.
The Winter Parking Regulations can be found here.
Explaination of sewer charges on the Tax bill
Explaination of Sewer Charges for Residential and Commercial dwellings continue reading
Explaination of Sewer Charges for Mixed Use Properties and Tourist Accommodations continue reading
Waste Water Treatment Plant and Storm Water Separation - continue reading
Recycling in the Town of Pictou
Questions on water and tax bills, dog control, garbage, property information, permits, and more
NOTE: Meeting dates may change due to special circumstances, please call the Town Hall at 485-4372 for more information regarding town meetings. For Town Council Meeting Schedule <click here>
Regular Town Council Meetings
Meets the on the third Monday of each month, except on holidays in Council Chambers, 40 Water Street, 3rd Floor. In the event of a holiday, please visit the website for information on alternative dates/times.
Committee's of Council Meetings
Meets on the first Monday of each month at the Town Hall, except on holidays at the Town Hall, 40 Water Street. In the event of a holiday, please visit the Town's website for information on alternative dates/times.
Pictou Recreation and Parks Regular Meetings
Meets on the last Tuesday of each month at the Town Hall, except on holidays at the Town Hall, 40 Water Street. In the event of a holiday, please visit the Town's website for information on alternative dates/times.