Infrastructure & Operations

The Infrastructure & Operations Department ensures that the infrastructure needs of both residents and businesses of East Hants are met in a reliable, sustainable, cost effective and environmentally responsible manner with opportunity for growth and community enhancement.

Jesse Hulsman, Director of Infrastructure & Operations

This is achieved by implementing the following objectives:

  • Respond to inquiries, requests, and complaints in both a consistent and transparent manner.
  • Educate the public about the services they are provided by the Municipality.
  • Ensure the effective operation of sites managed and operated by the department.
  • Meet environmental regulatory parameters by monitoring and updating systems to reflect current and future targets.
  • Improve operational tasks by focusing on activities that provide the best value for tax payer funding.
  • Ensure infrastructure is built and maintained in a reliable and cost effective manner.
  • Respond appropriately to critical emergencies relating to operational services.

Contact Information:

Water & Wastewater Services:

  • Weekday Business Hours: 902-883-2299
  • After Hours & Weekends: 902-883-2110
  • Email:

Solid Waste:

Municipally owned Roads, Sidewalks, Streetlights:

  • Email:
  • Winter Road Maintenance: Basin-Gallant: 902-883-2235
  • Winter Sidewalk Maintenance: Elmsdale Landscaping: 902-883-2291

Civic Address:

Municipal Office
Lloyd E Matheson Centre
15 Commerce Court, Elmsdale
NS B2S 3K5

Mailing Address:

Box 230, Suite 170
15 Commerce Court, Elmsdale
NS B2S 3K5