Municipality of the County of Inverness
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Infrastructure & Emergency Services

The Department of Infrastructure and Emergency Services provides engineering and public services for the Municipality of the County of Inverness.

The department administers and operates the Kenloch Waste Management Facility (420 West Lake Ainslie Rd) and the Inverness County Infrastructure & Emergency Services/Municipal Recycling Facility (15109 Hwy 19 Strathlorne).

Curb/roadside collection of your blue bags and regular waste are also part of public works services including two clean ups in spring and fall.

The department is also responsible for the administration, operation and maintenance of the municipality’s seven water systems and seven wastewater systems in the communities of Port Hastings, Judique, Port Hood, Mabou, Inverness, Whycocomagh and Chéticamp.

Infrastructure & Emergency Services Contacts

Ellen Murphy

Manager of Infrastructure

Telephone: 902-258-7521
Fax: (902) 258-2418
Email: ellen.murphy@invernesscounty.ca

Trudy Gillis

Manager of Environmental & Facility Compliance

Telephone: (902) 258-7398
Address: Municipal Recycling Facility
15109 Highway Strathlorne, NS

Krista MacInnis

Administrative Assistant
Telephone: (902) 787-3503
Email: krista.macinnis@invernesscounty.ca

Erin Gillis

Manager of Operations/OH&S Specialist

Telephone: 902-227-8796
Fax: 902-258-2418
Email: erin.gillis@invernesscounty.ca

Chestley Carr

Manager of Water & Wastewater Operations

Telephone: 902-258-5108
Fax: (902) 258-2418
Email: chestley.carr@invernesscounty.ca

Other Contact Numbers

Dog Control: (902) 787-3503

Emergency Infrastructure & Emergency Services Phone Number: 
(902) 258-5048

Waste Management

Inverness County is celebrating over 20 years of recycling. Let’s continue to do our part for the environment today and everyday. In this section you can learn more about sorting for blue bags, composting at home, enviro-depot bottle exchange locations and more.

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Water and Sewer

The Public Works Department is responsible for the administration, operation and maintenance of the municipality’s seven water systems and wastewater systems in the communities of Port Hastings, Judique, Port Hood, Mabou, Inverness, Whycocomagh and Cheticamp.

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Garbage Collection Routes

Curb/roadside collection of your blue bags and regular waste are also part of public works services including two clean up weeks in May and October. Our collection trucks are split for garbage and blue bag recycling. Please make sure you sort properly so your material is recycled and not landfilled.

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Landfill Hours of Operation

Kenloch Waste Management Facility

Address: 420 West Lake Ainslie Road
Phone: 902-787-3503

8:30am - 4:30pm Monday - Friday
8:30am - Noon on Saturday
Closed Sundays and Holidays

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Dog Tags / Dog Control

Tags for spayed or neutered dogs tags are $10.00 per dog

Tags for unspayed or unneutered dogs are $25.00 per dog

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