Posted on Monday, January 04, 2016 04:00 PM
January 4, 2016 – Paradise, NL: To honour the upcoming retirement of Paradise-native Sgt. Judy Sparkes, the Town of Paradise will host a Depart with Dignity Flag Raising Ceremony.
The Depart with Dignity program is offered by the Canadian Forces to personnel with at least 25 years of military service to recognize the member’s contribution to the Canadian Forces and to Canada. In recognition of the member’s lengthy service, the individual is eligible for presentation of a Canadian Flag which...
Posted on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 09:00 PM
December 15, 2015 – Paradise, NL: With a focus on lowering the residential mil rate while enhancing public services, the 2016 Municipal Budget for the Town of Paradise was unveiled during the regular council meeting tonight, December 15, 2015.
The balanced operating budget for 2016 is $35.6 million. It includes a reduction in the residential mil rate from 7.4 to 6.8 and no changes to the commercial mil rate or to the water and sewer rate. It also includes provisions for enhanced...