News & Updates

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: Proposal Submission Deadline: 4:00pm | Monday, June 17th, 2019 Email to or by mail Jennifer Weagle, Council Support Office PO Box 1749 Halifax, NS […]

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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 African Nova Scotian Decade for People of African Descent Coalition (DPAD) for bringing this issue […]

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District 8 Update #25 – CN Bridge rehabilitation project, Hope Blooms Community Kitchen engagement session, Dr. Scot Wortley’s report on Street Checks, Canada Lands 3139/3151 Oxford St. Open House, Community Events, and more!

March 26, 2019 Lindell 0

List of events and notices – here’s what is included: Update: CN Bridges Rehabilitation Project Accessible parking engagement sessions Midtown ‘AAA’ Bikeway Connections Barrington Greenway Extension information session Community Kitchen for Hope Blooms engagement session Release of Dr. Scot Wortley’s report on Street Checks St Margaret of Scotland Church Casserole Luncheon Canada Lands Company 3139/3151 Oxford Street Open House Halifax Burger Week Ecology Action Centre’s Community Food Leadership Certificate Program Items of Interest: January North End Community Circle Roundtable Notes: Halifax Water Board Reports North End Business Association Quinpool Road […]

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District 8 Update #24 – Snow Information, 19-20 Budget meetings, Transit Pass Pilot Update, Pub Info Meeting 6016-6070 Almon St, Community Events, and more!

January 16, 2019 Lindell 0

Hello Subscribers! Happy New year! (yes, I know it’s mid-January) I haven’t sent an e-newsletter for a while due to some technical problems, but I am happy to be able to stay connected with you all again.  Sorry for the delay. List of events and notices – here’s what is included: Update: Snow Operations Information 2019-2020 Budget Deliberations & Public feedback HRM Community Event Grant applications due Thursday, January 31st Emera Oval Information/Skating Information Case 20871 – Public Information Meeting 6016-6070 Almon Street Community Advisory Circle African Heritage Month Opening […]