Pugwash Village Clerk's Office Temporarily Closed;
Limited Services at the Pugwash Village Hall

PUGWASH, July 9, 2024

Effective immediately, the Pugwash Village Clerk's Office will be closed until further notice.

The closure applies to all services normally provided by the Clerk's Office.
However, please note that the Pugwash Village Hall will remain open during regular hours.

Limited services will be available to the public during this period.

Visitors requiring assistance are advised to check in at the Commission Building where staff will be on hand to provide necessary services.
The closure of the Clerk's Office does not impact the operations of the Visitor Information Center, which will continue to operate as usual.

We apologize for any inconvenience caused by the temporary closure of the Clerk's Office and we are working diligently to resolve this issue and appreciate your understanding during this time.


Pugwash is Number One!!

First conference on nuclear disarmament - Thinkers Lodge, Pugwash 1957

Pugwash Conference shares Nobel Peace Prize - 1995

First community in North America with bilingual street signs - 1951

First memorial to a Canadian-born female in Canada - 1870

Only underground salt mine in Nova Scotia -  since 1959

Oldest Silver Spray Rebekah Lodge in Atlantic Canada, second oldest in Canada - 1887

Home of the award winning Supertunia Bordeaux petunia - 2004

Communities in Bloom - National winner 2014
       - Five Blooms, Silver 201
7 and 2022


Free Wifi service

Pugwash Village Hall, 124 Water Street
Password:  freewifi

The old CN Train Station, 10222 Durham Street
Network:  CNTrainStation
Password:  Freewifi



It Takes a Village

Current edition

For more information and archived editions, please go to this page




website maintenance

The Village website is in the process of being re-built.  Pugwash and area not for profit organizations will be included as before.  If you wish to be included as a new listing or update your old one, please send your information to the Village Clerk.

Village Hall and VIC hours

Clerk Treasurer's Office
124 Water Street
Monday to Friday
9am to 4pm
Phone: 902.243.2946
e-mail: villagecommission@

Visitor Information Centre
124 Water Street

Monday to Friday
9am to 4pm
Phone: 902.243.2498

Next Regular Village Commission Meeting

Monday, 12th August 2024 at 7pm.

Standard agenda

Regular meetings are generally the second Monday of the month.

The general public is invited to attend any meeting of the Commission but may not participate in any way unless invited to speak by the Commission.

Any meeting that falls on a holiday will be postponed to the next (third) Monday of the month. There is no meeting in July.  Proposed agenda is published the Friday before a meeting, Monday noon time latest. The agenda may be amended by the commission at the beginning of the regular meeting.

For more information on meetings, please go to this page    


Social Media

facebook logo


twitter logo


instagram logo


View the harbour here

More webcams are planned. 

Watch this space for updates!

Weather in Pugwash