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BACKGROUNDER – East Hants Aquatic Centre

August 25th, 2016

The Municipality makes every effort to ensure residents understand our decision-making process when developing and implementing major projects. See below for a detailed backgrounder in relation to the new Aquatic… Full story

MEDIA ADVISORY – Municipality of East Hants to Open Skatepark in Mount Uniacke

August 25th, 2016

(MOUNT UNIACKE, NS) August 25, 2016 – The Municipality of East Hants will officially open a new skatepark on Saturday August 27, 2016 to the community of Mount Uniacke. The… Full story

Berry’s Furniture expanding to Elmsdale Business Park

August 10th, 2016

Elmsdale, NS (August 10, 2016)  – Berry’s Furniture has selected Elmsdale for the site of it’s new furniture store. The company has begun construction on a 26,000 sqft facility located… Full story

East Hants Councillors pass second reading of Community Plan

July 28th, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   ELMSDALE, NS (July 28, 2016) – At Wednesday evening’s council meeting councillors approved the Official Community Plan documents which included floodplain zoning changes that had been… Full story

East Hants Aquatic Centre set to call Commerce Court home

July 28th, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     ELMSDALE, NS (July 28, 2016) – At Wednesday evening’s council meeting, councillors approved the purchase of land on Commerce Court, adjacent to the Lloyd E… Full story

False Fire and Burglar Alarm Bylaw

July 27th, 2016

The East Hants Fire Service receives a number of false fire alarms each year.  Attending to these false fire alarms takes away from the time fire departments are available to… Full story

Application Notice – Wilson Fuels

July 18th, 2016

TAKE NOTICE that the Planning and Development Department for the Municipality of East Hants has received the following application: Development Agreement Amendment, Milford A proposal from Cape D’Or Holdings Limited… Full story

Application Notice – Cottage Country

July 18th, 2016

TAKE NOTICE that the Planning and Development Department for the Municipality of East Hants has received the following application: Development Agreement Amendment, East Uniacke A proposal from 3230225 Nova Scotia… Full story

Councillors vote to defer community plan and controversial floodplain lines until next meeting

July 13th, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   ELMSDALE, NS (July 13, 2016) – The decision on whether or not to adopt the new East Hants Community Plan has been deferred to the night… Full story

Is Location Diminishing in Importance?

July 11th, 2016

July 11 , 2016 by Kim MacDonald Over 25 years ago renowned Harvard professor Michael Porter (1980) theorized on company success and site selection based on the traditional view of… Full story