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May is Asian Heritage Month
Acknowledge the rich history and culture of peoples of Asian descent; learn from the lived experiences of Canadians of Asian descent.
On-Street Parking Rate & Time Limit Changes
We heard your feedback and have implemented the following changes to on-street parking, including adjustments to parking rates and the removal of the four-hour parking time cap. For full details of all the changes, click here.
2021-22 Municipal budget
The 2021-22 municipal budget has been approved. Learn more about what this means for you
Summer Registration Service Update
Summer registration for programs in municipally-operated facilities scheduled for Wednesday, May 5 is postponed due to current COVID-19 restrictions. A new registration date is expected to be announced later in May.
Canines for Clean Water - Canine of the Month!
Spencer is the Canine of the Month for May! Read his message about why it's so important for dog owners always to pick up their dogs waste to help keep our water clean.
Responsible Dog Ownership
As a dog owner you want nothing more than for your dog to be safe and happy. Learn more about owning a dog in the Halifax region.
Secondary & Backyard Suites
Amendments to secondary and backyard suites now permit accessory to a single unit, two-unit or townhouse dwellings.
Business satisfaction and red tape reduction survey
If you're a business owner, tell us how and where regulatory red tape is impacting businesses,