RCMP – “Slow down as kids head back to school!”

Nova Scotia RCMP Traffic Services would like to remind the motoring public that children will be heading back to school next week. Reuniting with school friends following summer break can be very exciting, and with so many distractions, children may forget basic road safety rules as they walk, bicycle, and ride the bus to school. […]

Riding Report – Kelly Regan, MLA, Bedford-Birch Cove

Bedford – Birch Cove Community Connect on “Ships Start Here” This fall, the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy will award two contracts – one for $25 billion to build combat ships, the other for $8 billion to build non-combat ships – to two different shipyards in Canada. Halifax’s Irving Shipyards is in the running to become […]

Road construction – paving – Bedford Highway

Beginning at 6 p.m. on Monday, August 29 and continuing through the night until 7 a.m., Tuesday, August 30 , paving will take place on Bedford Highway from Spring Street to Dartmouth Road. During this time there will be stop and go traffic. Motorists should expect delays and are requested to find alternate routes . […]

EngleArt workshops and classes

Art Workshops: PD Days, Christmas Break and March Break. (Ages 6 and up) Friday, October 28, 10:00am-12:00pm, $30 PD Day: Halloween faces Choose your favorite: witches, goblins, vampires, skeletons, or even Frankenstein. Monday, November 14 10:00am-12:00pm, $30 PD Day: Castles, Knights, Princesses and Dragons Draw a dream castle with your favorite creatures surrounding it. Monday […]

HRM advises residents to “BE PREPARED for Irene

While HRM’s Emergency Management Office (EMO) continues to monitor the progression of tropical storm Irene, the municipality is urging residents to take appropriate precautions for personal safety and property protection. “Although this storm has weakened, residents should be prepared for post tropical storm conditions,” said Mayor Peter Kelly. “Please take the time to prepare a […]

A few announcements from Councillor Tim Outhit

Weather permitting, Bedford Highway paving should be completed overnight Monday. Construction of the permanent washroom in DeWolf Park, and the lighting repairs, is scheduled to resume on Monday. Repairs to the rock barrier behind the townhouses and boardwalk in DeWolf Park scheduled to begin within the next two weeks. This needed work will result in […]