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District 8 Update #28 – Merv Sullivan Naturalization, Transit Fare changes, Shape Your Budget Survey, Community events, and more!

September 24, 2019 Lindell 0

List of events and notices – here’s what is included: Update: Merv Sullivan Naturalization Strategy Tax Relief for Non-Profit Organizations Program 2020-2021 Transit Fare Changes Shape Your Budget Survey Emera Oval Jobs Casserole Luncheon St Margaret of Scotland Church Out & Equal Job Fair MSVU Art Gallery exhibition Africville: A Spirit That Lives On The Community Health Team Free Programs Good Food Box Program – October 2019 Items of Interest: Halifax Water Board Reports Nova […]

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District 8 Update #27 – Participatory Budget Vote Night is on! Family over Fame 3rd Community Day, 36th Annual Africville Reunion, Halifax Pride Festival Events + more!

July 16, 2019 Lindell 0

Hello All! District 8 Participatory Budget Vote Night is on! Taking place Tuesday, July 23rd from 6:00 – 8:00pm in the gym at the Community YMCA (civic address 2269 Gottingen Street, use the Prince William St. entrance around the corner). Any District 8 resident in attendance can vote, even kids! There is no age limit. Voters must be present to vote. ID is not required, but voters will be asked to sign in affirming they […]

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District 8 Update #26 – Participatory Budget, Emergency Preparedness Week, Mobile Food Market Spring/Summer season, event, and more!

May 7, 2019 Lindell 0

Hello All! Thanks for your continued support and engagement. Participatory Budget applications for 2019! This is your opportunity to provide input on how to spend $56,400 in the community. This process 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. Learn more: http://lindellsmithhfx.ca/pb/ Proposal Submission Deadline: 4:00pm | Monday, June 17th, 2019 Email […]

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My statement regarding Dr. Scot Wortley report on the issue of street checks and racial profiling by police services in the Halifax Regional Municipality

March 27, 2019 Lindell 0

Hello All, I believe it’s important for me to comment on the just-released independent report by Dr. Scot Wortley on the issue of street checks and racial profiling by police services in the Halifax Regional Municipality. I want to be very clear that this statement reflects my personal thoughts and opinions, and is not an official statement on the behalf of members of the Board of Police Commissioners. I would like to first recognize The […]