Regular Council Meeting

Monday, January 27, 2020 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Every Month until May 25, 2020

Regular Council Meeting

Please join us on the fourth Monday of every month for our regular meeting of Council. Council meetings begin at 5:00 pm in the Council Chambers on the third floor of the Municipal Administration Building located at 136 Hammond Street, Shelburne.

Open Meetings

Meetings of the Council are open to the public in accordance with the Municipal Government Act of Nova Scotia. We welcome everyone to attend and listen to the discussions and decisions, but remember – only those who are on the agenda may address Council or a committee. Exceptions to this general rule include public hearings and second readings of any by-law under consideration. 

Closed Meetings

For confidentality reasons, some Council and Committee meetings must be held in closed sessions. It will noted in the agendas and meeting minutes of an open meeting whether a closed meeting has been held, and generally the matter under consideration.

Closed sessions may be held to address:

  • Purchase, sale, lease, or security of property
  • Setting minimum price to be accepted at a tax sale
  • Personnel matters
  • Labour relations
  • Contract negotiations
  • Litigation or potential litigation
  • To receive legal advice eligible for solicitor-client privilege
  • Public security

Regular Council Meeting

Monday, February 24, 2020 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Every Month until May 25, 2020

Regular Council Meeting

Please join us on the fourth Monday of every month for our regular meeting of Council. Council meetings begin at 5:00 pm in the Council Chambers on the third floor of the Municipal Administration Building located at 136 Hammond Street, Shelburne.

Open Meetings

Meetings of the Council are open to the public in accordance with the Municipal Government Act of Nova Scotia. We welcome everyone to attend and listen to the discussions and decisions, but remember – only those who are on the agenda may address Council or a committee. Exceptions to this general rule include public hearings and second readings of any by-law under consideration. 

Closed Meetings

For confidentality reasons, some Council and Committee meetings must be held in closed sessions. It will noted in the agendas and meeting minutes of an open meeting whether a closed meeting has been held, and generally the matter under consideration.

Closed sessions may be held to address:

  • Purchase, sale, lease, or security of property
  • Setting minimum price to be accepted at a tax sale
  • Personnel matters
  • Labour relations
  • Contract negotiations
  • Litigation or potential litigation
  • To receive legal advice eligible for solicitor-client privilege
  • Public security

Council Meeting - Telephone Conference

Monday, May 11, 2020 6:30 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, via conference call. No members of the public are able to participate.

Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

Click here to view all associated meeting documents, including agenda.

Council Meeting - Telephone Conference

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 6:30 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, via conference call. No members of the public are able to participate.

Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

Click here to view all associated meeting documents, including agenda.

Council Meeting - Telephone Conference

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
This event does not repeat

Council Meeting - Telephone Conference

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, Tuesday, April 14th via conference call, at 6:30 pm. No members of the public are able to participate.

Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

Council Meeting - Telephone Conference

Monday, April 20, 2020 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, via conference call. No members of the public are able to participate.

Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

Click here to view the meeting agenda  .

Council Meeting - Telephone Conference

Monday, April 27, 2020 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, via conference call. No members of the public are able to participate.

Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

Click here to view all associated meeting documents, including agenda.

Council Meeting - Telephone Conference

Monday, June 01, 2020 6:30 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, via conference call. No members of the public are able to participate.

Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

Click here to view all associated meeting documents, including agenda.

Council Meeting - Telephone Conference

Monday, June 15, 2020 6:30 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, via conference call. No members of the public are able to participate.

Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

Click here to view all associated meeting documents, including agenda.

Council Meeting - Telephone Conference

Monday, June 29, 2020 6:30 pm
Every 2 Weeks until July 20, 2020

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, via conference call. No members of the public are able to participate.

Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

Click here to view meeting agenda all associated meeting documents

Council Meeting - Telephone Conference

Monday, July 13, 2020 6:30 pm
Detached from recurrence

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, via conference call. No members of the public are able to participate.

Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

Click here to view all associated meeting documents, including agenda.

Council Meeting - Telephone Conference

Monday, July 27, 2020 6:30 pm
Detached from recurrence

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, via conference call. No members of the public are able to participate.

Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

Click here to view meeting agenda all associated meeting documents

Council Meeting - Video Conference

Monday, September 14, 2020 6:30 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, via conference call. No members of the public are able to participate.

Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

Council Meeting - Video Conference

Monday, September 28, 2020 6:30 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, via conference call. No members of the public are able to participate.

Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

 

Council Meeting - Video Conference

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 6:30 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, via conference call. No members of the public are able to participate.

Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

Click here to view all associated meeting documents, including agenda.

Council Meeting - Shelburne Courthouse - Live Stream

Monday, November 09, 2020 6:30 pm
This event does not repeat

Council Meeting - Shelburne Courthouse

Monday, November 23, 2020 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Council Meeting

Monday, January 25, 2021 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Council Meeting will be held at the Courthouse at 136 Hammond Street, Shelburne, NS. Please contact Alicia Murray at 902-265-3016 or  to attend. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there is a limited amount of people who will be able to attend - this will be on a first come first serve basis. 

Council Meeting

Monday, February 08, 2021 6:00 pm
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The Municipality of Shelburne's regular Council Meeting will be held on Monday, February 8, 2021, at 6 pm.

Please note, Council Meetings are now being held in person at the Shelburne Courthouse. If you would like to attend please contact Alicia Murray at or 902-265-3016. Due to COVID-19 restrictions there are limited seats available.

Click here to view all associated meeting documents, including agenda.

Virtual Emergency Council Meeting via Microsoft Teams

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Council Meeting

Monday, February 22, 2021 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of Shelburne's regular Council Meeting will be held on Monday, February 22, 2021, at 6 pm.

Please note, Council Meetings are now being held in person at the Shelburne Courthouse. If you would like to attend please contact Alicia Murray at or 902-265-3016. Due to COVID-19 restrictions there are limited seats available.

Click here to view all associated meeting documents, including agenda.

Council Meeting - Shelburne Courthouse

Monday, March 08, 2021 6:00 pm
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Council Meeting - Shelburne Courthouse

Monday, March 22, 2021 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Budget Meeting - Shelburne Courthouse

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 5:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Special Council Meeting

Monday, March 29, 2021 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Agenda to follow. 

Council Meeting - Shelburne Courthouse

Monday, April 12, 2021 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Council Meeting - Virtually through Microsoft Teams

Monday, April 26, 2021 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Council Meeting - Video Conference

Monday, May 10, 2021 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding a Council meeting, Tuesday, April 14th via conference call, at 6:00 pm. No members of the public are able to participate. Draft minutes will be posted on the municipality’s website within 24 hours of the meeting, as per the direction of the Minister.

Council Meeting - Virtually through Microsoft Teams

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Council Meeting

Wednesday, June 09, 2021 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Special Council Meeting

Monday, June 14, 2021 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Council Meeting

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 6:00 pm
Detached from recurrence

Council Meeting

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 6:00 pm
Detached from recurrence

Special Council Meeting

Monday, September 13, 2021 6:30 pm
This event does not repeat

Municipality of the District of Shelburne will hold a Special Council Meeting on Monday, September 13, 2021 at 6:30 pm to discuss the following item:

  1. Award of Request for Proposal MDS2021-004 - Shelburne Municipal Building

This meeting will be held in the third floor Council Chambers of the Municipal Administration Building located at 136 Hammond Street, Shelburne.

If you would like to attend a Council meeting, either in person or virtually, please contact Morgen Balletto at 902-875-3544 ext. 227 or . Due to COVID-19 restrictions spaces in-person are limited and available on a first come, first serve basis.

pdf Meeting Agenda (272 KB)

Council Meeting

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 6:00 pm
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Regular Council Meeting - November 24, 2021

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding their regular Council meeting, Wednesday, November 24, 2021, at 6:00 pm, in Council Chambers located on the 3rd floor on the Municipal Administration Building, 136 Hammond Street, Shelburne.

If you would like to attend this Council meeting, either in person or virtually, please contact Chana Ross,  or at 902-875-3544 ext 227. Due to COVID-19 restrictions spaces in-person are limited and available on a first come, first serve basis.

You can view the meeting agenda and associated meeting documents here.

Council Meeting

Wednesday, December 08, 2021 6:00 pm
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Regular Council Meeting - December 8, 2021

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding their regular Council meeting, Wednesday, December 8, 2021, at 6:00 pm, in Council Chambers located on the 3rd floor on the Municipal Administration Building, 136 Hammond Street, Shelburne.

If you would like to attend this Council meeting, either in person or virtually, please contact Chana Ross, or at 902-875-3544 ext 227. Due to COVID-19 restrictions spaces in-person are limited and available on a first come, first serve basis.

You can view the meeting agenda and associated meeting documents here.

Regular Council Meeting via Teams - January 12, 2022

Wednesday, January 12, 2022 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding their regular Council meeting, Wednesday, January 12, 2022, at 6:00 pm, virtually via Microsoft Teams.

If you wish to view this meeting virtually, please email .

You can view the meeting agenda and associated meeting documents here.

Regular Council Meeting via Teams - January 26, 2022

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding their regular Council meeting, Wednesday, January 26, 2022, at 6:00 pm, virtually via Microsoft Teams.

If you wish to view this meeting virtually, please email

You can view the meeting agenda and associated meeting documents here.

Regular Council Meeting via Teams - February 9, 2022

Wednesday, February 09, 2022 6:00 pm
This event does not repeat

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne will be holding their regular Council meeting, Wednesday, January 26, 2022, at 6:00 pm, virtually via Microsoft Teams.

If you wish to view this meeting virtually, please email .

You can view the meeting agenda and associated meeting documents here.