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February 2023 Issue of New Glasgow Now

Pictou County fuel Fund receives Town of New Glasgow parking meter donations

(January 30, 2023) - Donations collected from the parking meters throughout Downtown New Glasgow during the month of December 2022 were presented to the Pictou County Fuel Fund on behalf of the community by Mayor Nancy Dicks. The tally collected was $4,308.69.
 
"I am pleased to see that many people supported fellow community members by donating to the Pictou County Furl Fund through the December parking meters." Mayor Nancy Dicks said. "It is a great opportunity to give back while supporting local during the holiday season."

The Pictou County Fuel Fund is an assistance program for those in urgent need of fuel for heating their homes. Other community organizations to have received donations for the December parking meters in the past included Pictou County Food Bank, Kinsmen Christmas Families Project, the Life Shelter, and the Pictou County Help Line.

Town of New Glasgow Employees and New Glasgow Regional Police members receive the Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Medal

A number of individuals representing the Town of New Glasgow and the New Glasgow Regional Police Department have received medals at the Queen Elizabeth II  Platinum Jubilee Medal Presentation Ceremony.

The ceremony honours the service and dedication of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and recognizes execptionall Nova Scotians who have given their time and talents in service to their communities, province, and county.

The Platinum Jubilee Medal commemorates the 70th anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's accession to the Throne as Queen of Canada, and serves as a tribute to her life of service.

Prior to her death, at the beginning of the Platinum Jubilee Year, Her Late Majesty expressed a wish that Jubilee events be an occasion for enjoying a sense of togetherness and optimism about the future. The Platinum Jubilee Medal Ceremony does this by celebrating the achievements of people who make their communities better. 

The following people received the Platinum Jubilee Medal:

Town of New Glasgow:

Jeff Grant
Geralyn MacDonald
Earle MacKenzie
Kelly Sloan

New Glasgow Regional Police:

Gary MacPherson
Acting Corporal Kelly Moore-Reid
Sergent Darryl Paris

January 2023 Issue of New Glasgow Now

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December Issue of New Glasgow Now

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