Recreation Plans

The Municipality of East Hants is developing an overall framework to guide the development, delivery, and continuous improvement of parks, recreation & culture programs and services for the next 20 years.

These plans are tools that inform decision making and guide administrative action and provides a common vision and path forward for all stakeholders.

Recreation Services Master Plan

“Recreation is the experience that results from freely chosen participation in physical, social, intellectual, creative, and spiritual pursuits that enhance individual and community well-being” – A Framework for Recreation in… Full story

Parks, Open Space and Active Transportation Master Plan

On November 29, 2017, Council approved the Parks, Open Space and Active Transportation Master Plan. This plan provides a framework for decision-making about East Hants’ open spaces, parks, and active… Full story

East Hants Tourism Strategy

On November 27th, 2019, East Hants Council approved the East Hants Tourism Strategy. East Hants is home to the world’s highest recorded tides, incredible river adventures, historic properties and museums,… Full story

Playground Development Strategy

It is the goal of East Hants Council to develop new playgrounds and restore older playgrounds that are inclusive to all children. Although outdoor play can occur anywhere, the Municipality… Full story

Diversity & Inclusion Strategy

On March 30, 2022, East Hants Council approved the Diversity & Inclusion Strategy. The Diversity & Inclusion Strategy is designed to assist Parks Recreation & Culture in creating a diverse… Full story


Aquatic Centre Closure