Minsters Mandate Letters

Premier Houston Issues Ministers Mandate Letters On Thursday, Premier Houston issued mandate letters to his Cabinet Ministers. Mandate letters outline the objectives that each minister will work to accomplish and the pressing challenges they will address in their...

Development

Council Approves Two Dartmouth Towers With More Than 200 Residential Units DARTMOUTH – A major development near Wyse Road has been given the green light by the community council, despite objections from staff. Harbour East Community Council voted in favour of the...

Development

Halifax’s Cogswell project budget rises $27.4M before work begins Halifax’s landmark redevelopment plan now expected to cost $122.6 million The redevelopment of downtown Halifax’s Cogswell interchange is poised to cost $27.4 million more than...

Rent Control

ROGER TAYLOR: Investment property owners aim to counter anti-landlord sentiment A Nova Scotia landlord organization, opposed to the implementation of government rent controls in the province, says it is working on ways to address “reno-victions” and dramatically...

Development

Atlantica Owner Plans Three 30-Storey Towers On Dartmouth Waterfront HALIFAX — Manga Hotels plans to build three towers, containing a combined 800 residential units, on a Dartmouth property overlooking Halifax Harbour. The company hopes to build the towers on a plot...

Federal Election

O’Toole, Singh, Trudeau miss the mark on affordable housing It’s not more government involvement, it’s less. Each of the three main candidates vying for prime minister in the next election have highlighted this: Canada needs more affordable housing. Each one has...