Councillor Darrell Jones is new to Town Council, being elected in the October 2016 municipal election. He is retired from Cumberland Joint Services, where he worked as the weigh master at the scale house and safety officer for the facility for over 27 years. He is a member of the Board of Director of the Community Credit Union where he has met the requirements of and holds a certificate from the Canadian Credit Union Director Accreditation program. He also worked for several years as an employment counselor, and has over 29 years’ experience in the Canadian Forces, retiring with the rank of Master Warrant Officer. Councillor Jones is a member of the Alexandra Lodge #87, the Cumberland Shrine Club and the Royal Canadian Legion #10. As a result of his varied work and volunteer experience Darrell brings to the table a skill set in leadership, communication and responsible decision making. Born in Brookdale NS, raised and educated in Amherst, he is married to Lynn and they have two children Greg and Christa, and three grandchildren.



Amherst Board of Police Commissioners

Senior Safety Advisory Group

Tyndal Wellfield Advisory Committee

Heritage Advisory Committee


Expenses (Recurring)

Jones Recurring Expenses Summary


Expenses (Travel Claims)

Jones 20191108 NSFM Conference

Jones 20190524 Boat Harbour Tour

Jones 20190516 Seniors Safety Conference

Jones 20180604 FCM Conference

September 14, 2018 - NS Chiefs of Police Association Fall Conference (Bridgewater)

Jones 20180512 UNSM Conference

April 19, 2018 - Code of Conduct Workshop (Truro)

Nov 7 - Nov 10, 2017 - UNSM Conference (Halifax)

Oct 3, 2017 - Urban Hub Strategy Summit (Truro)

Sep 27 - Sep 29, 2017 - Police Boards Conference (Pictou)

Sep 3, 2017 - Joint Councils Meeting (Pugwash)

May 31 - June 5, 2017 - FCM Conference (Ottawa)

May 25 - May 26, 2017 - Legalization of Cannabis (Halifax)

May 10 - May 11, 2017 - UNSM Conference (Antigonish)

Mar 24, 2017 - UNSM Regional Meeting (Truro)

Jan 11 - 13, 2017 - Financial Management for Elected Officials (Halifax)

Nov 29 - Dec 2, 2016 - UNSM Conference (Halifax)

Nov 9 & 10, 2016 - New Council Orientation (Truro)



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