August 1, 2015 - Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board Approved Water Rate Increases (PDF)

Working Within Town Right Of Way (PDF)

 

The Municipality owns and operates Forbes Lake Water Utility. Water rates are currently $1.46/cubic meter of water consumed and pollution control rates are currently $1.34/cubic meter. The meter base charge is currently $59.23.

Water billings take place four times (4) annually following the end of each quarterly period of: 

 

First Quarter Billing Ending Date:
Ward 1 – February 28th
Ward 2 – December 31st
Ward 3 – January 31st

Second Quarter Billing Ending Date:
Ward 1 – May 31st
Ward 2 – March 31st
Ward 3 – April 30th

Third Quarter Billing Ending Date:
Ward 1 – August 31st
Ward 2 – June 30th
Ward 3 – July 31st

Fourth Quarter Billing Ending Date:
Ward 1 – November 30th
Ward 2 – September 30th
Ward 3 – October 31st

 

The interest rate charged on overdue accounts is 15% annually and is applicable on water and pollution.

*** Accounts that remain unpaid six months after the billing date will receive a notice advising that unless payment is received or arrangements made, the water will be shut off. ***

If you are a new resident of New Glasgow and require a water hookup, are moving and require a disconnect, or have questions regarding meter readings, please call 902-755-8354 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If you have a question concerning payments or have not received your bill, please call the Town Office at 902-755-7788 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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