Planning & Development

John Woodford

John Woodford, Director of Planning & Development

The Planning & Development Department is responsible for the delivery of planning-related services to the residents and business of the Municipality.

The Planning & Development Department also has 6 divisions:

Development Control – Enforcement of the Municipality’s Land Use By-law (zoning regulations) and subdivision process

Community Planning – Community Plans, plan amendments, development agreements, Socioeconomic statistics and studies

Bylaw Enforcement – Dangerous and unsightly premises, dog control

Building Permits & Inspections – Building Permits and the delivery of building inspection services and fire inspections

Civic Addressing – New civic addresses

Emergency Management – Management of the Emergency Preparedness Plan

Interactive East Hants – Mapping & Open Data

 

2016 OFFICIAL COMMUNITY PLAN – Includes the MUNICIPAL PLANNING STRATEGY, LAND USE BYLAW AND SUBDIVISION BYLAW

 


CONTACT US

Department Phone: 902-883-3387

Directory Contacts: 902-883-7098 + Extension

 

John Woodford – Director of Planning & Development, Ext 120

Pamela Mumford – Administrative Assistant, Ext 121

 

DEVELOPMENT CONTROL

Kelly Ash – Manager of Development Services, Ext 125

Tippy Scott – Planning & Development Technician, Ext 130

COMMUNITY PLANNING

Rachel Gilbert – Manager of Planning Services, Ext 122

Debbie Uloth – Project Planner, Ext 128

Erin Berry – GIS Technician, Ext 127

INSPECTIONS

Mark Jamieson – Building Inspector, Ext 123

Dean Partridge  – Building Inspector, Ext 124

John Strickland  – Fire Inspector, Ext 126

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

Kelly Ash – Emergency Management Officer, Ext 125