My fellow Nova Scotians,

COVID-19 is an unprecedented and rapidly evolving situation, and I recognize this is a scary time for Nova Scotians. Public health officials are working closely with our colleagues across the country and our partners in Nova Scotia to limit the spread of the virus and increase capacity within the health system to respond.

During this state of emergency, we must all work together to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Here are important steps we are...

[COVID-19] Message from the Office of the Municipality of Clare

Monday, March 23, 2020: In order to limit the spread of coronavirus to the population and following the directives of the federal and provincial governments regarding social distancing, the Municipality of Clare is suspending the following services:

Effective Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 4:30 p.m., the Municipal building will be closed to the...

[COVID-19]: Declaration of a state of emergency - Important details from the province on today's declaration of a state of emergency. Please read and ensure you do your part to help flatten the curve.

Nova Scotia declared a provincial state of emergency to help contain the spread of #COVID19. Nova Scotians should not leave the province and only leave home for essential items and services. A state of emergency gives government broad powers to do whatever is necessary...

[COVID-19]: Impacts on Municipal Sewer System

With the rapidly rising use of sanitizing and disposable wipes amid the COVID-19 crisis, residents are reminded of the importance of NOT flushing wipes of any sort- including those labelled “Flushable” or “Biodegradable.”

Pump Stations can be blocked and disabled by wipes and the only way to clear the obstruction is to physically handle the pump and remove the sewer debris by hand. This unnecessary action puts you...

To ensure the safety of our councillors, staff and residents, and following the directives of the federal and provincial governments regarding social distancing, the Regular Council Meeting for the Municipality of Clare scheduled for Wednesday, March 18, 2020, will take place via conference call. Only members of Council and essential staff will be in attendance. Please note that the following information can be found online:

  • Agenda for the Regular Council Meeting (Wednesday,