Janitorial Services Tender - 2022

The Village of Salisbury will accept tenders for Janitorial Services for the Library, Municipal Building, and Recreation and Wellness Building.

The tender will be for a one (1) year period - January 1, 2022 until December 31, 2022,
with the option of negotiating an additional three (3) years.

Information on the above may be obtained at the Village Office. 

Sealed tenders, clearly marked as to contents, will be received by the Village Clerk until 3:00pm. on October 22, 2021. 

LOWEST OR ANY TENDER NOT NECESSARILY ACCEPTED

Full-Time Employment Opportunity - Skilled Labourer

SKILLED LABOURER

 

The Village of Salisbury is currently accepting applications for the full-time position of Skilled Labourer.

A job description is also available at the Village Office, 56 Douglas Street.

Please submit your resume, in person from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday to Friday, 56 Douglas Street, Salisbury, NB E4J 3E3,
by fax at (506) 372-3225, or by email at 
vilsalisbury@nb.aibn.com.  

Must be received no later than 4:30 PM, Friday, October 22, 2021.  

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.
The Village of Salisbury is an equal opportunity employer.

COVID-19: Single-Household Bubbles for NB Thanksgiving

    The Province is cracking down in hopes of slowing the fourth wave of COVID-19.
    All New Brunswickers must limit their contacts to their single household during the Thanksgiving long weekend, between Friday, October 8th at 6pm and Monday, October 11th at 11:59pm.
    Meantime, the provincial government has announced that a "circuit breaker" will be put in place in certain areas of the province for 14 days beginning at 6pm on Friday, October 8th. The areas that will be impacted are Zone 1 (Moncton region), as far north as and including Sainte-Anne-de-Kent; Zone 3 in the upper Saint John River valley north of and including Florenceville-Bristol; and all of Zone 4 (Edmundston region).
    The circuit breaker restrictions will include the following:
- People must limit their contacts to their single household;
- No private indoor or outdoor gatherings are permitted;
- Travel to or from circuit breaker regions is restricted, except for those who must travel for essential reasons, including work, health services, child custody, childcare or post-secondary education, or travel to events where proof of vaccination is required;
- All schools will remain open, unless advised otherwise by Public Health;
- Businesses, entertainment centres and events may remain open and can continue to admit people who show proof of full vaccination and a government-issued ID (Children under 12 accompanied by a fully vaccinated adult will also be admitted).

    Full details here:  https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2021.10.0698.html

    NB Public Health reported 90 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday. The number of active cases in the province is now 782.

COVID-19: State of Emergency Returns to NB

Due to the rising number of hospitalizations of patients with COVID-19, the New Brunswick Government announced on Friday, September 24th that it will reinstate a State of Emergency at midnight. This means the return of household "bubbles" plus 20 consistent contacts. More information is available on the NB press release at the following link:
https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2021.09.0663.html

On Friday it was announced that there were 78 new cases of COVID-19 in the province, including eight in Zone 1 (the Moncton region). Seventy-six per cent of the new cases were people who were not fully vaccinated. Of the 573 active cases in New Brunswick, there are 31 in hospitals, including 15 patients in intensive care. Also on Friday, three deaths were reported -- individuals in their 70s and 80s, both in Zone 1, and an individual in their 90s in Zone 4 (the Edmundston region). This brings the total number of COVID-19-related deaths in the province to 52 since the pandemic began.

Fall Special Pick-Up on Monday, Sept. 27th

    For the Village of Salisbury, our Fall Special Pick-Up Day (ie. bulk garbage collection) is scheduled for Monday, September 27, 2021. Again, this is for INSIDE THE VILLAGE OF SALISBURY MUNICIPAL LIMITS ONLY. If you reside outside the Village limits, refer to this list for your bulk collection dates ( link ).
    For this Village of Salisbury Fall Special Pick-Up, any items residents wish to have picked up must be placed at roadside. Please be sure to have items at the curb early, as pick-up can commence any time after 5:00am.
✔  Appliances/Furniture
✔  Lumber and yard waste must be bundled and tied in 4ft. lengths
✔  Tires (Limit of 2 per household)

✘  NOT ACCEPTED - Batteries, paint products, chemicals, propane tanks, and other hazardous materials.

Construction and Road Closure Notice

<PRESS RELEASE HERE>

Route 112 (Fredericton Road) Rail Grade Crossing Rehabilitation and Culvert Installation – Two (2) Day Closure on September 27th and 28th, 2021
 
The section of Route 112 (Fredericton Road), between Bleakney Road and MacWilliam Road in Salisbury, will be closed to through-traffic on Monday, September 27th and Tuesday, September 28th, 2021 to allow for the full rehabilitation of the rail grade crossing and the replacement of an existing roadway culvert.
Through-traffic will be detoured around the area for the duration of the project. Local access to dwellings and businesses will be maintained.
The traffic control plan is to direct through-traffic via Homestead Road, Scott Road, and Route 106/Main Street, Salisbury.
All construction areas will be marked by barricades and road closure/detour signs. Drivers are asked to please abide by all signage and follow designated traffic routes. Businesses and transportation providers are encouraged to distribute this information to all relevant departments and personnel.
 
For more information, please contact:
Village of Salisbury
Ph: 506-372-3230
Fax: 506-372-3225

COVID-19: Rules to Tighten in NB

- UPDATED ON SEPT. 20, 2021 -
The New Brunswick Government has announced that as of 11:59pm on September 21st, people must wear masks in indoor public places. This news comes as cases of COVID-19 continue to climb rapidly. The Provincial government had previously announced that it will be cracking down on access to events and activities, also as of 11:59pm, September 21st. Full vaccination must be proved in order to attend indoor sporting events or gatherings, restaurants or bars, movie theatres, indoor recreation facilities (gyms, pools), weddings, funerals, conferences, workshops, and when visiting long-term care facilities. Full details here... 
https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2021.09.0650.html  Violators will be subject to fines starting at $172.50.
Meantime, the number of active cases of the coronavirus in the province as of September 20th is 484, including 23 patients in hospital, of which 14 are in intensive care. Reported were 199 new cases between September 18-20, including 46 new cases in Zone 1 (Moncton region).

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