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Public Notice

Public Notice Please note that the Garbage Collection for Channel- Port aux Basques and surrounding area will be cancelled for the rest of the week.  We will update accordingly.    

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Notice of Request for Variance

The Town of Channel – Port aux Basques has received an application from Civic #24 Grand Bay West Road for a Variance to the required setback requirements to permit the construction of a building addition. The applicant is seeking a

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Notice of Request for Variance

The Town of Channel – Port aux Basques has received an application for a Variance to the required building setback its Development Regulations to permit the construction of a dwelling at 20 Water Street.. The applicant is seeking a variance

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Update | Wild Foxes on Hardy’s Arterial

The Department of Wildlife has informed the Town Office in Port aux Basques that they have not been able to capture the foxes, so, on Monday, Sept. 5, a local trapper will be placing leg traps in various locations along

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Tender for Rescue Unit

The Town of Channel – Port aux Basques is calling Tenders for one (1) Twelve foot (12’) Walk Around Rescue Unit.. Tender documents can be obtained from the Town Hall during regular business hours 8:30 am – 4:00 pm Monday

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Welder/Mechanic Position

The position is one of eight (8) classifications which report directly to the Superintendent of Public Works. Under the general supervision of the Superintendent of Public Works, the Welder/Mechanic is responsible for the fabrication, repair and maintenance of Town equipment

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Electric Vehicle Roadshow

Want to know more about electric vehicles?takeCHARGE’s Everything EVs Roadshow ismaking a stop in Port aux Basques on July 7. Check out EV models and talk to dealers, experts and drivers. Learn more at: Plug it into your calendar!Thursday, July

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Notice of Smoke Testing

Grand Bay East Road — The Town of Channel-Port aux Basques wishes to advise residents that on the day of July 5th, smoke testing of the sanitary sewers in the area of Grand Bay East Road, between High Street and

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COME HOME YEAR 2022

July 28th to August 6th, 2022

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Rare Historic Find

About our two Astrolabes

Two Astrolabes dated from the early 1600’s were discovered near Channel-Port aux Basques. They are both in mint condition and in working order. A very rare and valuable find for Newfoundland and all of Canada.

Canada's Ferry Gateway to Newfoundland

The gulf crossing between North Sydney and Channel-Port aux Basques is always a memorable lifetime experience. The ferries are among the largest ice breaking ferries in the world. They look like cruise ships and they can each take 1200 passengers and 350 cars. Book early to ensure availability.