Town of Deer Lake invites tenders for waste collection services

  The Town of Deer Lake has posted a notice inviting qualified companies to provide tenders for the provision of waste collection services. This is a five-year term contract with a two-year option for renewal. The work includes the collection and transport of two streams of (waste and recyclables) from Town of Deer Lake to
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Town of Deer Lake seeking Climate Change Action Co-ordinator

  The Town of Deer Lake will use funds accessed through the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) to hire a Climate Control Action Co-ordinator (CCAC). The person hired will work to reduce Green House Gas (GHG) emissions within the municipality and the surrounding region. The CCAC will focus on the planning and implementation of municipal
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Town seeking tenders for further soil redistribution at industrial park

  The Town of Deer Lake is inviting tenders for the provision of site work and grading services at the new industrial park in Deer Lake. The work will be a continuation of work started last fall, when the area was first grubbed and then was the subject of soil redistribution. The deadline for the
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Snowmobilers asked to stay off Town walking trails

  The Town of Deer Lake is asking snowmobilers to avoid driving their machines on the town’s walking trails. In recent weeks, there have been complaints from walkers about close calls with snowmobile drivers. The Humber River Nature Trail, in particular, has seen considerable snowmobile traffic. The Town had the trails constructed for the walking
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Use the emergency line to report water, sewer or road emergencies

The Town of Deer Lake would like to remind residents that the best practice to follow when reporting a water, sewer or road emergency is to call the emergency line, 635-2451.  This line is answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  Reporting a water, sewer or road emergency on Facebook, the Webpage or
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Deer Lake named as one of 19 Best Places to Visit in 2019 in Expedia poll

  A poll of 1,000 Canadians has named Deer Lake as one of 19 best places in the world to visit in 2019. Expedia is one of the top travel influencers in the world. The section on Deer Lake highlights snowmobiling, the Deer Lake Strawberry Festival and the Newfoundland Insectarium. The Deer Lake text is
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New committee formed to support drug awareness, addiction prevention

  The Town of Deer Lake and partners Western Health, Aids Committee NL, the Community Mental Health Initiative (CMHI), the RCMP, and the NL English School District, have formed the Community Drug Awareness Committee (CDAC). This group meets monthly and plans initiatives to support drug awareness and addiction prevention in Deer Lake and the surrounding area.
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Is there a street light out? Call town office or Newfoundland Power

As the days are getting shorter and the nights longer it is more important than ever that we ensure that all our street lights are in proper working order.  If you see a street light out you can report it directly to Newfoundland Power at https://secure.newfoundlandpower.com/ContactUs/ReportStreetLight.aspx or call the town office at 635-2451.
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Download the Town of Deer Lake mobile app today!!

  Stay in touch through your mobile phone with the Town of Deer Lake app. The app contains loads of information about the Town and also contains notifications regarding water shut-offs, road closures, etc. The app is available for both iPhones and android devices and it is free of charge. On your mobile device, go
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Small household batteries can be disposed of at Town Office

As part of the Town of Deer Lake recycling program, small, household batteries are considered hazardous waste and must be disposed of separately. The Town of Deer Lake will have a small container located at the Town Office if anyone would like to drop by to dispose of their household batteries.
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