CIRA Internet Performance Test

March 10th, 2017

How fast is your Internet? Probably not fast enough. With your help, i-Valley / East Hants funding applications to the federal and provincial governments will be successful and enable tangible infrastructure… Full story

East Hants Smart Community Survey Results

February 17th, 2017

East Hants has received the amalgamated analysis report from the i-CAST smart community survey. Thanks to the 132 people who completed the survey.  The results show broad areas of perceived… Full story

PRESS RELEASE – Water Main Improvements Underway for Enfield and Lantz

February 6th, 2017

February 6th, 2017 (ENFIELD, NS) – The Municipality of East Hants is preparing for the installation of two water transmission mains that service Enfield, Elmsdale and Lantz. The need was… Full story

Millennials, Adventure, and Economy

November 22nd, 2016

November 17th, 2016 by Tyler Mattheis.  Feature Image Credit: Bruce Kirkby,    Attracting Millennials, growing communities’ economies, and learning from true-life adventures were all topics at the Economic Developers Association (EDAC)… Full story

Backgrounder – Wastewater Management Fee

November 9th, 2016

Urban Services in East Hants In East Hants, the corridor from Shubenacadie to Enfield is serviced by streetlights, sidewalks, hydrants (except Milford) and wastewater. Historically, these services have been billed… Full story

Application Notice – The Shaw Group Limited

November 7th, 2016

TAKE NOTICE that the Planning and Development Department for the Municipality of East Hants has received the following application: Development Agreement Amendment A proposal from The Shaw Group Limited to… Full story

Small Business, Big Impact

October 18th, 2016

Small businesses are a big deal October 16th to 22nd is Small Business Week® in Canada, a week where we celebrate entrepreneurs and small business owners – for good reason.  Self-employed,… Full story


October 18th, 2016

The official 2016 East Hants Municipal election results are listed below.  Overall voter turnout was: 25.4%  District Votes Cast % Voted District 2 481 22.9 District 3 581 30.0 District… Full story

NEWS RELEASE- Burntcoat Steps Up Visitor Experience With Rock Solid Upgrades

October 12th, 2016

October 12, 2016 – Noel, N.S. – Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) The Honourable Scott Brison, President of the Treasury Board and Member of Parliament for Kings-Hants, on behalf of… Full story

The Road More Travelled

September 29th, 2016

September 29th, 2016 by Tyler Mattheis and James Hardy – Altus Group Ltd. Many businesses and land developers actively seek affordable commercial land with easy access to two or four lane highways. … Full story


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