Nova Scotia Affordable Housing Commission

Nova Scotia Affordable Housing Commission Help shape the future of affordable rental housing in Nova Scotia. Housing stakeholders are invited to share their ideas in an online regional workshop hosted by the Nova Scotia Affordable Housing Commission. These sessions...

Development

Proposed Fairview development will make congested intersection worse, councillor argues HALIFAX, N.S. — The ball is off and rolling for a company looking to build a six-storey building at the corner of Main Avenue and Titus Street in Fairview.  But the proposed...

Development

UARB overrules community councils on Bedford West development proposal Board said councils failed to connect their general concerns to HRM’s municipal planning strategy Nova Scotia’s regulator has overruled the decisions of two community councils and given...

Economy

Halifax’s Tourism Economy Lost $800,000 Million In 2020 HALIFAX—The full impact of Covid-19 on Halifax’s tourism economy came into clearer view today as Discover Halifax released key data on visitors to the city. According to the destination marketing organization,...

HRM Backyard Suites

Interest growing in creating backyard, secondary suites in HRM Since bylaw changes came into effect in November, 32 new permits have been issued In the four months since the Halifax Regional Municipality changed its bylaws to allow backyard and secondary suites, a...

Development

A guide to the major developments that will transform Halifax Regional Municipality HALIFAX, N.S. —  A crane here, a crane there. Soon enough, will there be a crane everywhere in Halifax Regional Municipality? Well, with the way things are looking right now, more...