Mahone Bay operates under a Council/CAO system of municipal government as outlined under the Municipal Government Act. The CAO and his staff oversee the management of all Departments of the Town and implement the decisions of Council, its Boards and Commissions.
The Town Office staff consists of five full time persons: Acting CAO Maureen Hughes, Manager of Accounting Luke Wentzell, Assistant Treasurer Crystal Berringer and Accounting Clerk Kim Boutilier.
The Town provides several services through Departments of the Town, services provided by other municipalities and joint ventures with other municipal units. The Town also operates its own Electric Utility, Water Utility and two Cemeteries in the Town.
All payments for Town Services are paid through the Town Hall. This includes tax bills, utility bills, fines and various permits. Inquiries can be made by calling 902-624-8327 or emailing
Correspondence to the Town Office should be sent to:
Town of Mahone Bay
PO Box 530
493 Main Street
Mahone Bay, NS