Storm Centre

Last Updated – September 26, 2022 @ 4:25 p.m. | Operational updates will be provided on this page and on Municipal social media accounts.


Circumstances may change as the storm evolves – please check back often for updated information.

Building/Service Closure Date(s) & Time Reopening Date (pending conditions)
East Hants Aquatic Centre September 24, 2022 September 26, 2022
Lloyd E. Matheson Centre N/A September 26, 2022
Waste Management Centre September 24, 2022 September 26, 2022
Burntcoat Head Park September 23, 2022 at 1 p.m. Closed until further notice
Fundy Tidal Interpretive Centre September 23, 2022 at 1 p.m. Closed until further notice

Service Changes

Curbside Collections
  • Currently no interruptions
  • Collections limits are doubled for tree and yard waste for the week of September 26-30. Residents may put out:
    • 1 green cart
    • 12 cardboard boxes or paper bags of leaf materials
    • 10 bundles of brush (2ftx2ftx4ft)
East Hants is waiving tipping fees at the Waste Management Centre for tree and yard waste until end of day on Saturday, October 1. More details here.

Storm Resources

Comfort/Service Centres in East Hants

East Hants Aquatic Centre – open 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. for showers and drinking water fill-up | Directions | Details

Noel & District Fire Hall – open 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. | Directions

Rawdon Fire Hall – open 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. today for water and charging devices. Will also have hotdogs and soup | Directions

Uniacke & District Fire Hall – open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Directions

Walton Fire Hall – open 7 a.m. until dark | Directions

Power Outages

To report downed power lines, report outages and get estimated restoration times, go to or call Nova Scotia Power at 1-877-428-6004.

Non-Emergency Road Issues

The majority of roads in the municipality are owned and maintained by the Province of Nova Scotia. Please refer to this list to see which roads are maintained by the Municipality of East Hants. All other roads are maintained by the Province.

If your road is municipal, please contact to report any issues.

Any questions or concerns regarding maintenance for any roads not maintained by the Municipality should be directed to Nova Scotia Department of Public Works.

Information Updates

Keep an eye on the following social media accounts during severe weather events:

Nova Scotia Office of Emergency Management:




East Hants:



Emergency Preparedness Resources

Emergency Contact Information

East Hants Emergency Management

EMO Nova Scotia

Family Emergency Plan

Your Emergency Preparedness Guide

Disaster Animal Response Team (DART) of Nova Scotia

Emergency Kits

Preparing a Family Emergency Kit Video

Your Emergency Plan


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