Home to the largest Acadian and Francophone community and the largest bilingual population of the province, Halifax Regional Municipality is committed to strengthening French language services and its relationships with the Acadian and Francophone population. In June 2021, the Regional Council adopted unanimously the French Language Services Strategy, which aims to strategically plan and use resources at the corporate-wide level to better serve and engage local Acadian and Francophone residents.
The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents of the following evacuation area update. The municipality has started the recovery phase. Residents can continue to expect regular updates summarizing key developments.