Departments

Our Town’s services are run by a number of departments. Reporting directly to the Town Manager; these departments provide both internal and public support for both the day to day operations and future planning for our Town. Below, you will find each department’s name and their contact info.

Human Resources Department

This Department is responsible for the employee relations, maintenance of the collective agreement, support for non-bargaining unit staff and bargaining unit staff.

Currently Vacant Tel: 896-5616 Fax: 709-896-9454 [email protected]

Economic Development Department

This Department provides proactive leadership, engagement and strategic direction in the areas of community development and research for the Town.

Julianne Griffin - Director Economic Development Tel: 896-5427 [email protected]

Public Relations Department

This Department oversees the release of municipal information to the public. This includes the operation of the Town’s major communication channels, such as social media and website.

Waylon Williams - Manager Public Relations & Special Events Tel: 709-896-3254 Cell: 709-896-1609 [email protected]

Community Services & Recreation Department

This Department operates and maintains the municipal recreation facilities, playgrounds, parks and public venues such as the EJ Broomfield Memorial Arena and Kinsmen Park.

Dominic Demers - Director Community Services & Recreation Tel: 896-8542 Cell: 899-7777 (Arena On Duty Staff) [email protected]

Public Works Department

This Department is responsible for road maintenance including snow clearing, municipal landfill operations, and heavy equipment operations.

Frank Brown - Superintendent of Works / Roads & Transport Tel: 896-3403 [email protected]

Water & Sewer Department

This Department is responsible for the safe operation of the Town’s water and wastewater services, as well as maintenance and repair work on the distribution systems.

Keith Pye - Superintendent of Works / Water & Sewer Tel: 896-3824 [email protected]

Fire Department

This Department operates the municipal Fire Station which services the Upper Lake Melville area, including 150kms on the Trans Labrador Highway.

Brad Butler - Fire Chief Tel: Fire Emergency Only: 896-2222 [email protected]

Municipal Enforcement

This Department is responsible for the enforcement of municipal regulations and by-laws, public protection and community policing.

Constable Gary O'Brien & Constable Gary Bolger Tel: 896-7121 [email protected]

Planning & Development Department

This Department includes engineering and planning and development control which is responsible for building and occupancy permitting, development regulations, and more.

Randy Dillon - Director of Engineering Tel: 896-3222 [email protected]

Finance Department

This Department is responsible for the financial services of the municipality specifically for residents and businesses, assessment and taxation as well as taxes and fees.

Nadine MacAulay - Director of Financial Operations Tel: 896-3300 [email protected]

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