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District 3

This district includes the communities of Cow Bay, Eastern Passage, and Shearwater and the neighbourhoods of South Woodside, Portland Estates, Portland Hills, and Russell Lake West and a portion of Woodlawn. The boundary extends from the intersection of Pleasant Street and Highway 111 (the Circumferential Highway) and runs north easterly along Highway 111 to the intersection of Portland Street where it continues easterly along the centre line of more ...

Councillor Profile

Bill Karsten was elected to Regional Council
during the 2004 election to represent District 7, Portland - East Woodlawn. He was re-elected in 2012 to represent District 3, Dartmouth South Eastern Passage. more...

District 3 Newsletters

Councillor Karsten publishes seasonal newsletters showcasing District 3 highights, events and news. Please click here to view important information for electronic newsletter subscribers.


District 3 news articles and communications.


Office: 902-490-7032

Cell: 902-476-1855

Fax: 902-490-4122