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District 8 Update #19 – Participatory Budget Applications, Next Common Master Plan Engagement, Cogswell District Public Engagement, and more!

April 19, 2018 Lindell 0

Participatory Budget Time! I am inviting District 8 residents to give their input on how to spend $56,400 in the community. The funds will be allocated using the Participatory Budgeting model that was used in previous year’s District 8 Participatory Budget vote. The benefits of this process are that it encourages great ideas to come forward from local groups, builds community support and collaboration, and gives local residents a direct say in how they want the District 8 capital funds spent. Last year, due the number of applications we didn’t […]

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District 8 Update #18 – Participatory Budget Time!, Centre Plan Package A Public Open House Dates (SJAM), Regional Council, and More!

March 19, 2018 Lindell 0

Participatory Budget Time! I am inviting District 8 residents to give their input on how to spend $56,400 in the community. The funds will be allocated using the Participatory Budgeting model that was used in previous year’s District 8 Participatory Budget vote. The benefits of this process are that it encourages great ideas to come forward from local groups, builds community support and collaboration, and gives local residents a direct say in how they want the District 8 capital funds spent. Important Dates! Proposal Submission Deadline 4:00pm | Friday, May […]

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District 8 Update #17 – Centre Plan Package A Public Open House Dates, Last Regional Council Summary, African Nova Scotian Ancestral Roots Awards nominations, Common Roots Urban Farm envisioning session, and More!

March 9, 2018 Lindell 0

List of events and notices – here’s what is included: Update: Centre Plan Package A Public Open House dates Regional Council Summary – March 6th Budget Committee 18-19 Budget Public Participation Residents invited to provide input on Long-term Aquatic Strategy Survey: Accessing Affordable, Healthy Food Vincent Coleman Dedication Ceremony African Nova Scotian Communities Ancestral Roots Awards Interested in joining the Nova Scotia Mass Choir Common Roots Urban Farm envisioning session Items of Interest February North End Community Circle Roundtable Notes North End Business Association Quinpool Road Business Association Other Committee […]

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District 8 Update #16 – I am away, Council Summary from January 16-17, HRM Event Grant applications due date, Next Halifax Common Master Plan Engagement sessions, Winter Info, +more

January 20, 2018 Lindell 0

Hello Readers, From January 20th – February 10th I will be participating in International Visitor Leadership Program through The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, U.S. Department of State and our United States Consulate General of Halifax. The purpose of this project, is to observe many different aspects of the social, economic, political, cultural and educational institutions and practices in the United States. https://eca.state.gov/ivlp This means, I will have limited access to email and phone during this period, but will be checking periodically. My coordinator will also be monitoring all emails and messages during this […]