NEWS AND NOTES

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TOWN OF BOTWOOD - 2019 ANNUAL BUDGET

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2019 Annual Budget.pdf

Water – Thursday, May 21, 2020
The Town of Botwood wishes to advise residents that we will be doing some waterline maintenance today, Thursday.  During this time residents may experience loss of pressure, loss of water and/or dirty water.  This is to help improve the water quality in town.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Temporary Covid-19 Business Closures in Botwood


The following local businesses have chosen to temporarily closed their businesses or have adjusted their business hours due to the Covid-19 virus. If any business would like to be added please message the Town of Botwood on Facebook or contact the town office.
All municipal buildings are closed to the public. The Town Hall is closed to the public but the office is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday, any questions or comments can be directed via email at botwoodtowncouncil@nf.aibn.com or calling the office at 257-2839.
For any updates or information regarding the Covid - 19 in Newfoundland please go to the Government of Newfoundland website: https://www.gov.nl.ca/covid-19/


  • All Churches are closed.
  • All drinking establishments and pubs.
  • All service organizations and clubs.
  • Please check with all eating establishments to see if they have pick up or delivery.
  • All schools closed.
  • Janice’s Gifts and Stuff - Temporarily Closed
  • The Hair Shop - Temporarily Closed
  • Imperial Variety (adjusted hours) https://www.facebook.com/imperialvariety67/
  • Coleman’s Botwood (adjusted hours) https://www.colemans.ca/stories/colemans-announces-shopping-hour-for-seniors-persons-with-disabilities-and-immunocompromised/
  • Foodland Botwood (adjusted hours) https://atlantic.foodland.ca/category/whats-new/
  • Shoppers Drug Mart (adjusted hours) https://stores.shoppersdrugmart.ca/en/store/109/
  • Myrl’s Irving- Gas bar -Open (Harbourview Cafe is closed).
  • BMO - Temporarily Closed, however, ATMS are still fully functional and the Grand Falls - Windsor branch is still open.
  • Island Breeze (variety of hours)  Take out only, adjusted hours. 
  • Mary Brown’s - Take out only.
  • Anthony Insurance - Wallace Sceviour and Son Ltd. (Office not open to public but still available by telephone).
  • Hannaford Finacial (adjusted hours, call ahead)
  • H&R Block (adjusted hours, call ahead)
  • M&G Automotive (adjusted hours, call ahead)
  • Botwood Green Depot - Temporarily closed.They advised for residence to not drop off electronics or paint outside the building. They are asking for people to wait until they are open.
  • Donninis Express - reduced hours and is offering takeout and delivery only.
  • PACE - closed until further notice.
  • The Great Canadian Dollar Store - (adjusted hours)
  • Spa by the Bay - Temporarily Closed.
  • Gone to the Dogs pet grooming - Temporarily Closed.
  • Karen's Hairbase Salon - Temporarily Closed.
  • Anchor Family Resource Centre - Closed
  • Jacqueline's Body Care Salon - Temporarily Closed.
  • ​Parts N'Things is closed to public but still doing shipping though mail.
  • ​Head To Tail Grooming - Temporarily Closed.
  • Canada Post - Counter service available from 10:00 a.m. to 4:15 a.m., with one person allowed in at a time.
  • White’s One Stop - Take out coffee available only for cafe. Adjusted hours. 
  • Botwood Home Hardware - Adjusted hours.

PRESS RELEASE ON 2020 BUDGET

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2020 Budget Release.pdf


​Regarding the collection of blue bags: April 17, 2020
The Town of Botwood is still collecting blue bags at curbside. Until we receive notice from Central Waste Management, collection is running as scheduled.

​SPRING CLEAN-UP
The Town of Botwood will be holding a Spring Clean-up

from June 1 - 11, 2020.


A newsletter will be placed in the mail late next week to advise what materials can be disposed along with the sorting and pick-up procedures.

 

Please read carefully as this has changed from previous years due to COVID-19 restrictions.
            The Waste Transfer Station will not be open to the public.​

2020 TAX STRUCTURE

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2020 Tax Structure.pdf


WATER CONSERVATION REGULATIONS

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water conservations regulations.pdf


Spring Cleanup
Please read the clean-up notice as the collection criteria has changed


HARRY IVANY ARENA CLOSURE

Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, the Town of Botwood will cease all operations at the

Harry Ivany Arena for the season to reduce possible exposure to COVID 19.

The Town will continue to monitor the directives from the provincial and federal governments

on the COVID 19 pandemic and respond as needed.

Inquires can be directed to the Town Office at 257-2839 or botwoodtowncouncil@nf.aibn.com.

2019 TAX STRUCTURE

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2019 Tax Structure.pdf

BOTWOOD COME HOME YEAR 2020 POSTPONEMENT

Due to Covid19, the Botwood Come Home Year 2020 Celebrations have been postponed to

July 23 - August 2, 2021.

TOWN OF BOTWOOD - COVID - 19

MARCH 18, 2020

Town Facilities closed until further notice please see link below.

press release covid.pdf