Holiday Waste Collection

Holiday Waste Collection

Please note that the only change to our regular waste pick-up schedule over the holiday will be on Wednesday, December 25th, 2019.

No waste will be picked up on Christmas Day, collection day will be skipped and the regular schedule will resume the following week.

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Employment Opportunity - Physical Activity Coordinator

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Employment Opportunity

The Municipality of Barrington requires an experienced, enthusiastic, and career-minded person to fill the role of Physical Activity Coordinator. The Physical Activity Coordinator is responsible for the coordination and implementation of the Physical Activity Strategy and for the overall promotion,operation, and development of physical activity programs and services of the Recreation Department.

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Photo Contest

Municipality of Barrington Photo Contest

The Municipality of Barrington is now accepting photos for their Photo Contest. All entries must be photographs taken within the Municipality of Barrington.


  • Scenic Beauty – beauty shots of landscapes, nature, seascapes, fishing villages, lighthouses, etc
  • Lobster – capture the essence of the Lobster Capital of Canada
  • History – showcasing our rich heritage, history and culture
  • Lifestyle – conveys a sense of life within the Municipality.
  • Seasons – showcase the Municipality of Barrington in 4 great seasons: Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall!
  • Outdoor adventure - capture the fun of an outdoor activity. Cycling, hiking,  paddling - you name it! 

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Council for a Day Contest

Council for a Day Contest

It is well known that youth activities are proven to be one of the most popular and effective Awareness Week activities. Therefore, we would like to launch a Council for a Day contest. Here is how it will work:


• The contest will be open to all Grade 5 students attending a school in Barrington (ERMES, Oceanview, CHES and FRA).

• Five (5) winners will be chosen based on their ideas for making the Municipaliy of Barrington an even better place to live. The winners will be named Warden and Councillors of Barrington for the day.

• Entries will be required to answer the follow question: What are your ideas to make YOUR Barrington Municipality an even better place to live?

• Entries will also include a completed contest entry form.

• The format will be open. Students could submit a video, letter, song, etc.

• Participants will be required to submit entries to the Municipality by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 15, 2020.

• Entries can be emailed to  

• The winners will be notified by the Municipality by Friday, January 24, 2020 and will be announced at the Regular Council Meeting on January 27, 2020.

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C & D Landfill Winter Hours


Please take note that the Construction & Demolition Debris Landfill Site located at #1138, Hwy 103, Clyde River will be operating under our winter hours, effective December 1st, 2019.

Hours of operation effective December 1, 2019 are as follows

:Dec 1 – April 1
Monday - Friday - 8am – 4pm  
Every 2nd and 4th Saturday
8am – 12pm

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