The Municipality of Barnston-Ouest is located in the Coaticook MRC. The hamlets of Way’s Mills and Kingscroft make up the two village Cores. Pampered by a peaceful and pastoral environment, the Municipality is rich in culture, heritage and nature.
MUNICIPAL BULLETIN BOARD
TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF THE COLLECTION OF RECYCLABLE MATERIALS TO IMPROVE THE SORTING OF MATERIALS !
We are suspending the collection of recyclable materials (blue bin) from May 29 to June 14, so that the sorting centre can install new equipment. Therefore, the removal scheduled for June 3, 2020, is cancelled for the Municipality of Barnston-Ouest.
RESOURCE GUIDE - COATICOOK MRC
The Coaticook MRC has published a Resource Guide (in French exclusively) for the citizens of the Coaticook MRC.
You can check it out by following the link below.
MRC Coaticook's Inter-municipal Solid Waste Management Site
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, please note that access to the MRC Coaticook’s Inter-municipal Solid Waste Management Site on Bilodeau Road is closed to citizens indefinitely.
Therefore, the eco-centre and all of the Board's facilities are closed to citizens.
Thank you for your understanding.
For people returning from travel, please, respect your quarantine period. At the end of this quarantine period, please stay at home for your protection and that of others.
Quebec authorities also recommended NOT to travel from one region to another. We all miss our families and friends, but we must respect the rules of social distancing. We, therefore, encourage you to contact them by phone, Facetime, Messenger and all other virtual means available.
We thank you for your cooperation and ask you to conscientiously respect the rules of hygiene and containment requested by the government and public health.
It's going to be okay!
Information on the Coronavirus / COVD-19
We remind you that Municipal employees are still working to provide you with the best services, even though we closed our doors to the public. You can contact us by phone at (819) 838-4334 or by email at email@example.com.
You can reach the Building and Environment Inspector by phone every Thursday morning at 819-838-4334 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Don't hesitate to contact her for all your projects.
We invite you to visit the web page that the MRC Coaticook has put online to inform and reassure citizens, partners and businesses. Be aware that they implemented many measures in connection with the spread of the virus.
Government of Québec
For more information, please visit the Government of Quebec website www.quebec.ca/coronavirus or call 1-877-644-4545.
Please respect the rules of hygiene and containment, for you and your loved ones.
Here are the dates for the Municipal tax payments
- 1st payment: March 9, 2020
- 2nd payment: June 8, 2020
- 3rd payment: September 8, 2020
- 4th payment: December 7, 2020
Barnston-Ouest is renowned...
For its thirteen bridges, three churches, fourteen cemeteries, a round barn and a heritage fire station. The Municipality also allows you to enjoy its outstanding natural beauty through its Forêt-témoin, Onès-Cloutier trail, and Michèle Dutrisac trail. Activities and entertainment include the famous Shazamfest Festival and the Rozynski Arts Centre. Moreover, sightseeing tours enable visitors to explore our Municipality and discover its splendours.
The municipal council and our citizens welcome you!