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Covered Garbage Regulations Now In Effect

Residents of the Town of Massey Drive are advised that the town's Covered Garbage Regulations are now once again in effect. We would like to thank you for your co-operation over the winter months.

Effective immediately all garbage placed at curbside for pick up must be covered or placed in acceptable covered containers. 

Acceptable covering material would be:

-Nylon or polyester netting with mesh not larger than 25mm x 25mm.

-A blanket or tarp that provides adequate coverage, does not blow off, and is easily removable by the garbage collector.

All containers or garbage cans must be water tight and be equipped with handles and water tight covers. 

Posted: April 26, 2017 7:24 pm NFLD

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Mama Dawe Recreation Complex (behind Town Hall)

Our Recreation Committee is a volunteer group who dedicate their time to plan and hold family functions within the town. Every year these volunteers promote family recreation through Winter Carnival, Christmas, etc.

These functions help raise funds to assist council with recreational projects.

Take time to enjoy what nature has to offer. Visit the recreational facilities of the town of Massey Drive.

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Tippings Pond Swimming Area

Bellwood Drive Tot Lot

Mama Dawe Recreation Complex (Behind Town Hall)

Massey Drive Playground

Sunset Boulevard Playground

Tippings Pond Nature/Fitness Trail (2.2 km)

Tippings Pond Swimming Area


The following recreation programs and events are offered within the town of Massey Drive.

Children's Summer Recreation Program • Darts • Bingo Night • Guy Fawke's Night • Halloween • Santa Claus Parade • New Year's festivities • Valentine's Dance • Winter Carnival

[Click here to view Recreation Photo Gallery]

We encourage residents to join us in volunteering for programs and events. Families That Play Together, Stay Together!

Email us for more information about participating with our programs and events. [View Recreation Calendar]


The Town Council of the Town of Massey Drive is considering a discretionary use application for a commercial storage facility to be constructed at 198 Massey Drive (adjacent to the Targett Trucking building). The applicant is requesting a permit to construct a 70x100 ft. steel building and fenced yard for the purpose of automobile and recreational vehicle storage. Anyone wishing to voice objection or support for this application must do so in writing or by e-mail to not later than 4:00 PM on Thursday August 3, 2017. Submissions can be dropped off at the town office or mailed to Town of Massey Drive, 85 Massey Drive, Massey Drive NL, A2H 7A2, Attention Town Manager.

Posted: July 14, 2017 9:13 am NFLD

Young at Heart Day Photo Gallery
Massey Drive Young At Heart Day, was held on September 27, 2011.. Seniors in the town were treated to a delicious home cooked turkey dinner, live entertainment, and a visit from Santa.. [View Recreation Photo Gallery]

Posted: Feb 21, 2012 3:43 pm NFLD

From Past to Present
Take a few minutes out of your day for an interesting read on past times of Massey Drive. This historical timeline describes the early years of Massey Drive - when there was no electricity, water or telephone. [Read More]

Posted: Aug 28, 2011 4:26 pm NFLD

Beautification of Our Community ..
Civic pride, surrounding the appearance of our town, inspires greater population growth.. It also triggers investment and jobs into our local economy.. [More About Beautification] ..

Posted: Aug 28, 2011 3:33 pm NFLD