Where can I find out about the new aquatic centre in East Hants?

It’s an exciting time in East Hants as we construct a $19m aquatic centre. Here are links with further information: Latest information Construction Camera  

Why is a grease trap important?

When warm FOG (fats, oils and grease) enter the plumbing system they cool, harden and can stick to the inside of sewer pipes. Overtime, this buildup can cause blocked sewers.…

What is FOG?

FOG is an acronym for fat, oil and grease. For more information about preventing FOG build up in the sewer system, click on the links below: F.O.G Prevention Saving our…

What is a grease trap?

A grease trap is a plumbing device designed to trap fat, oils and grease (FOG’s) and prevent them from entering a wastewater system. For more information about preventing FOG build…

How does grease trap work?

Once the wastewater cools, fat, oil, and grease (FOG) harden and float to the top and the food solids settle at the bottom. The wastewater is forced through the grease trap and out…

What is the purpose of a Backflow Prevention Device (BFP)?

Backflow Prevention Devices (BFP) are installed to minimize risk of a potential contaminant entering the distribution system from a customer’s property. This helps to protect the public’s safety by preventing…

How to pay tax & water bills?

For your ease and convenience, there are several ways to pay tax and water bills in East Hants.

Where can I get help to immigrate to East Hants?

The Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia can help. For information on immigrating to Canada, please visit the Government of Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration website.

How do I start a business in East Hants?

Starting a business can be overwhelming. The Business Development Officers in East Hants are there to help. More information is available the the Start a Business section.

Who repairs street lights?

Street lights that are owned by the Municipality of East Hants are to be reported to the Municipality if they are malfunctioning.  You can report a broken or malfunctioning streetlight…


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