Council committee appointments made
The new Corner Brook councillors received their committee appointments Monday evening.
Coun. Mary Ann Murphy will chair the community services policy advisory committee, along with Coun. Keith Cormier as a member. Coun. Tony Buckle will chair the operational services policy advisory committee, with Coun. Josh Carey as a member. The corporate services policy advisory committee will be chaired by deputy mayor Bernd Staeben, with Coun. Linda Chaisson as a member.
Mayor Charles Pender will sit on the Corner Brook Port Corporation board.
Properties in arrears slated for auction
There are 16 properties scheduled for an upcoming tax auction in Corner Brook.
The properties significantly in arrears include a number of properties without a civic address — two on Watsons Road, Country Road, Water Street, Ezekiel’s Lane, three on O’Connell Drive, St. Marys Road, Bayview Heights, and Stones Road.
The other properties are 115A Humber Rd., 93 Caribou Rd., 4 Connors Rd., 20 Harbourview Rd., and 35 East Ave.
The properties will be sold by public auction unless the outstanding taxes have been paid or arrangements made at the end of the 30-day period.