The four community councils, each consisting of five to six districts, consider local matters, make recommendations to Regional Council, and provide opportunities for public input.
Halifax and West Community Council was established on December 3, 2012 by Administrative Order 48 [PDF]. It includes the following districts (district maps provided in PDF format).
• District 7 - Halifax South Downtown
• District 8 - Halifax Peninsula North
• District 9 - Halifax West Armdale
• District 10 - Halifax - Bedford Basin West
• District 11 - Spryfield - Sambro Loop - Prospect Road
• District 12 - Timberlea - Beechville - Clayton Park – Wedgewood
The Halifax and West Community Council normally meets once a month on Tuesdays, at 6:00 p.m. Meeting dates and times are subject to change. Check the calendar below, and the agenda (once available) to confirm the exact date and time for each meeting.
Halifax and West Community Council Meetings
- Councillor Waye Mason - District 7
- Councillor Lindell Smith, Chair - District 8
- Councillor Shawn Cleary - District 9
- Councillor Kathryn Morse - District 10
- Councillor Patty Cuttell, Vice Chair - District 11
- Councillor Iona Stoddard - District 12
Staff contact for the Halifax and West Community Council