Take notice that the Council of the Municipality of East Hants will hold a public hearing regarding the following matters:

Subdivision Bylaw Amendments
Amendments to the Subdivision Bylaw are being proposed that make it clear that the municipality can accept or require that a subdivider provide equivalent value contributions (e.g., cash) in lieu of open space land dedication.

Rail Related Commercial Development at 1705 Highway 2, Milford
A proposal from the municipality to amend the Official Community Plan by redesignating and rezoning 7.3 hectares of 1705 Highway No 2, Milford from Agricultural Reserve (AR) to Industrial Commercial (IC) to enable rail related commercial development.

The hearing will take place in Council Chambers at the Lloyd E Matheson Centre, 15 Commerce Court, Elmsdale, on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, beginning at 7:30 p.m. In the event of cancellation, the meeting will be held on Thursday, January 30, 2020, beginning at 7:30 pm. At the hearing, Council will consider presentations from persons regarding the proposals. To make a presentation, view the staff reports, or for further information, please contact the Planning & Development Department at 902-883-3387 or toll free at 1-866-758-2299 or visit

John Woodford,
Director of Planning & Development