BERWICK TOWN COUNCIL

The Council of the Town of Berwick is made up of a Mayor and 6 Councillors, all elected at large. "At large" means "general area", that is, Berwick is not divided up into various geographic "wards" or "ridings". Each councillor has a duty to represent and work for all residents and businesses in the town in a nonpartisan way. The most recent Municipal Election was held October 2016.

Front row, left to right: Don Regan (CAO), Jane Bustin, Anna Ashford-Morton, John Prall. Back row, left to right: Preston Illsley, Matthew Redden, Don Clarke (Mayor), Rod Reeves.

The Berwick Council is responsible for setting public policy, approving the Town's annual budget, entering agreements, providing executive leadership, making planning and development decisions, and adopting new codes and bylaws.

ELECTED LOCAL REPRESENTATIVES

Mayor Don Clarke
(902) 538-4008 (Office)
(902) 538-9768 (Residence)
Email

Councillor Anna Ashford-Morton
(902) 538-1773
Email

Councillor  Jane Bustin
(902) 679-7805
Email

Councillor Barry Corbin
(902) 538-8378
Email

Councillor Mike Trinacty
(902) 670-0346
Email

Councillor Ty Walsh
(902) 300-1598
Email

Councillor Rod Reeves
(902) 691-0524
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The Mayor and Councillors can be reached by fax at (902) 528-3724, or email Don Regan.

COMMITTEES TO WHICH COUNCIL MAKES APPOINTMENTS

Internal Committees & Representative(s)

Ex-Officio on all TOB Committees
Mayor Don Clarke & CAO Don Regan
 

Audit & Administration Committee
Councillor Anna Ashford-Morton (C),
Councillor Rod Reeves,
Councillor Jane Bustin

Berwick Electric Commission
Don Clarke (C),
Councillor Mike Trinacty,
John Rainforth,
Howard Hall

Community Development Advisory Committee
Councillor Rod Reeves,
Councillor Ty Walsh,
Councillor Mike Trinacty, (C)

Emergency Measures Advisory Committee
Councillor Mike Trinacty

 

Fire Services Committee
Councillor Barry Corbin,
Councillor Ty Walsh

Planning Advisory Committee
Councillor Barry Corbin,
Councillor Rod Reeves,
Tom Henley,
Councillor Anna Ashford-Morton (C)

Police Services Advisory Committee
Councillor Anna Ashford-Morton,
Councillor Rod Reeves (C)
Counclilor Jane Bustin,
Rollie Zwicker,
Mike LeCompte

Recreation Advisory Committee
Councillor Anna Ashford-Morton,
Councillor Barry Corbin (C),
Councillor Mike Trinacty


 

External Committees & Representatives

Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce
John Prall

Annapolis Valley Regional Library Association
Councillor Jane Bustin,
Councillor Barry Corbin (Alt)

AREA (Alternate Resource Energy Authority)
Mayor Don Clarke, 
Councillor Jane Bustin

Kings Mutual Century Centre Committee
John Prall,
Preston Illsley

Kings Partnership Steering Committee
Mayor Don Clarke (Pending)

Kings Regional Development Agency (Board of Directors)
Councillor Rod Reeves

Kings Transit Authority
Councillor Anna Ashford-Morton,
Councillor Ty Walsh (Alt)

Regional Emergency Measures Organisation
Matthew Redden

Valley Community Fibre Network
Mayor Don Clarke,
Ty Walsh (Alt)

Valley Waster Management Authority
Councillor Jane Bustin,
Barry Corbin (Alt)

Trails Committee
Councillor Barry Corbin