60 Pleasant Street, Bridgewater, NS, B4V 3X9
Tel: 902-543-4651 Fax: 902-543-6876
Emergency After Hours Tel: 902-543-5142

TOWN OF BRIDGEWATER SERVICE NOTICES >>> Service notices will be placed in this section as they are received.

FURTHER UPDATE >>> Town Hall and Town of Bridgewater public offices will be opening at 12 Noon today.

During and after a storm, under Section 139 of the Motor Vehicle Act there is no parking permitted on streets. Parking a vehicle on the street will obstruct necessary winter maintenance and is a safety hazard. If you leave your vehicle parked on the street during a storm, it could be ticketed and towed at your expense -- please ensure you find off-street parking for your vehicle during and after a storm as clean-up operations take place.

Per Enivornment Canada, a snowfall warning is in effect for: Lunenburg County. Significant snowfall today. Amounts: 15 to 20 cm, higher amounts of near 30 cm in Cape Breton. Locations: Atlantic coast of Nova Scotia, parts of Colchester county, Pictou county, Antigonish county and Cape Breton.

Remarks: A low pressure system will pass just south of Nova Scotia today, bringing a widespread snowfall of 15 to 20 cm. A brief period of mixing with ice pellets and rain is possible late this morning. Highest snowfall amounts will occur over eastern Nova Scotia and could exceed 30 cm. Heavy snowfall will taper off from west to east this evening.

Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions. Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become difficult to navigate due to accumulating snow. There may be a significant impact on rush hour traffic in urban areas.

Snowfall warnings are issued when significant snowfall is expected.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or tweet reports using #NSStorm.

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