January 12, 2021; Liverpool, NS: Region of Queens Council has appointed Adam Grant, P. Eng., as the Municipality’s new Director of Engineering and Public Works, effective immediately, at the January 12, 2021 Regular Council meeting. Grant had been working in the position in an acting capacity since the retirement of the previous Director, Brad Rowter, in December 2020. Hired in 2007 as Assistant Director of Engineering and Public Works, Grant has a strong comprehension of Municipal infrastructure, management experience working with multi-disciplined teams, and has led complex capital works projects in Queens.
“We are pleased to have Adam take on this important role with Region of Queens Municipality. With 14 years’ experience as an Engineer with the Municipality, we are confident Adam can lead the Municipality in our continued growth and continue to advance important infrastructure projects,” said Darlene Norman, Mayor of Region of Queens Municipality.
As Director of Engineering & Public Works, Grant will be responsible for overseeing the management, maintenance and development of municipal infrastructure two sewer systems, water system, Queens Solid Waste Management Facility and Materials Recovery Facility, streets in Liverpool, parks and green spaces throughout Queens County, as well as the operational components of Queens Place Emera Centre.