News & Updates

District 8 Update #23 – Gottingen Street transit priority bus lane – Road Construction Neighbourhood Placemaking Applications, Veith House Masquerade Ball, Mi’kmaq History Month Info

October 9, 2018 Lindell 0

 List of events and notices – here’s what is included: Update: Gottingen Street transit priority bus lane – Road Construction Neighbourhood Placemaking Applications due Oct 30th Call for Volunteers – Municipal Boards & Committees Curbside Give Away Weekend Cannabis and smoking in Halifax Weekly green cart collection 2018 Volunteer Conference Public Hearing Case 21321- 5519 Bilby, Street Corner of Gottingen Street and Bilby Street, Halifax Public Info Meeting Case 20520 – 8-storey mixed-use development at 6324 & 6330 Quinpool Road Veith House Masquerade Ball Fundraiser Mi’kmaq History Month Events and […]

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District 8 Update #22 – Participatory Budget BBQ Saturday! 15th Annual Northern Lights Festival, Family over Fame 2nd Annual Community Day, Mentorship Opportunities, and More!

July 31, 2018 Lindell 0

Participatory Budget BBQ You may remember from the last update, many of the community organizations who have receiving funding have agreed to partner with me to hold a Community BBQ! The purpose will be for residents to learn more about the organizations who were successful, to meet your neighbors, and to see some of the items purchased with Participatory Budget funding at work! Details: Saturday August 4th, 2018 from 1 – 3 p.m. George Dixon Field, 2502 Brunswick Street, Halifax All is welcome, FREE!Please share the event page – https://www.facebook.com/events/872163626310557/ […]

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District 8 Update #21 – Participatory Budget Results, Next Town Hall (June 21st), Public Hearing, 7th annual North End Community BBQ, Regional Council, and more!

June 18, 2018 Lindell 0

Participatory Budget Results (Good news/Bad News) Hello Subscribers! Thank you to everyone who showed interest in participating in Participatory Budgeting. *The Bad news* Unfortunately again this year we didn’t receive enough applications to prompt a vote night…but we have an alternative! *The Good news* Many of the community organizations who will be receiving funding have agreed to partner with me to hold a Community BBQ! The purpose will be for residents to learn more about the organizations who were successful, to meet your neighbors, and to see some of the […]

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District 8 Update #20 – Participatory Budget Deadline, O.N.E Northend Community Session, Public hearings, Transit Priority Gottingen St Info session, Community events, +more!

May 14, 2018 Lindell 0

Participatory Budget Deadline Approaching! 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 […]