The municipality of Highlands East will soon have a new Environmental Supervisor. Steward Hurd will be taking up the role to replace Glenn Couvert, who retired over 6 months ago.

CAO Shannon Hunter says Hurd will look after the municipality’s water systems, sewage plant, waste treatment plant, and landfill sites. Hurd bring 16 years of water and waste water experience with him, and will start in the role on February 27th.

(With files from: Andreas Pandikiu)