Civic Address History

Digital scan of publicity file from 1960s City of Halifax program to change civic address – shows a butler holding a tray of numbers with text “A New Number for You!”

Public renumbering notice from City of Halifax Works Dept., 1964. Courtesy of Civic Addressing.

Graph showing the number of streets changed each year 1961-1965

Graph showing number of streets changed each year 1961-1965. Compiled from 102-39C-1.

Plan of peninsular Halifax showing the new building renumbering system with the civic address delineated in red.

New renumbering plan, 1964, from City of Halifax Works Dept. Courtesy of Civic Addressing.