The Mayor, Councillors and Staff will be participating in the Mayor’s March on Tuesday, Aug 16 at 6:30 pm. Individuals are invited to join in the walk and raise money for the heart and stroke foundation. Anyone donating/fundraising a minimum of $25 will receive a Heart and Stroke foundation t-shirt. Interested persons should meet at the Green Moose Interpretation Centre at 6:15 pm.

Civic Holiday

Monday, August 1, 2016 is declared as Roddickton-Bide Arm Day.

Business are reminded that it is a civic holiday which has been declared by Council under the Provincial Shop Closing Act. All businesses, unless they are exempted under the Act, are required to be closed on that day.


Town of Roddickton-Bide Arm

Employment Opportunity

Job Creation Partnership (JCP)


Temporary Position

Approximately 4 – 5 Weeks – Approximate Start Date: Aug 29, 2016


Applications are being invited from qualified individuals for Labourers under JCP.


Individuals will be involved in trail enhancements in Roddickton-Bide Arm. All duties involve physical labour, including but not limited to carpentry work.


Successful applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • be able to work independently and follow instructions
  • capable of working in adverse weather conditions
  • be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident legally entitled to work in Canada;
  • are unemployed
  • have a current claim for Employment Insurance (EI) benefits or had an unemployment benefit period that ended within the 36 months (3 years) prior to date of requesting assistance.


Please apply in confidence to the attention of the undersigned in person, by mail, email or fax. Resumes. Applications received after that time or date may not be considered.

Town of Roddickton-Bide Arm

P.O. Box 10

81 Major’s Street

Roddickton, NL

A0K 4P0

Email: roddickton@nf.aibn.com

Fax: (709) 457-2663

Garbage Collection

Reminder to residents living in Bide Arm: Garbage collection will be Mondays starting today, July 25 instead of Thursdays.

Boil Order Lifted




The Boil Water issued on June 23rd

for Circular Road has been lifted as of July 20, 2016.



Message from Norpen.

Effective Monday, July 25th, until further notice, waste collection for Bide Arm – Englee (Thursday’s Collection day) will be collected on Monday.

NorPen apologises for any inconvenience this may cause your residents.


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