Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 (Halifax, NS) – Members of Regional Council will be officially sworn in at a ceremony on the evening of Tuesday, Nov. 1, at the Nova Scotia Community College Waterfront Campus.
The public is welcome to attend the ceremony in the Presentation Theatre; however, please note there is limited seating. Overflow seating capacity will be provided in an adjacent room equipped with an audio-visual feed.
Free parking will be available in the main parking lot.
Doors will be open to the public at 5:30 p.m.
Master of Ceremonies for the event will be Jacques Dubé, Chief Administrative Officer for Halifax Regional Municipality.
The Honourable Justice Suzanne Hood – a former municipal solicitor with the old City of Dartmouth – will officially swear in members of Regional Council.
Opening remarks will be provided by His Honour Brigadier-General The Honourable J.J. Grant, CMM, ONS, CD (Ret'd), Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia.
- What: Swearing In Ceremony for members of Regional Council
- Where: Dartmouth NSCC Waterfront Campus – 80 Mawiomi Place
- When: Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016 at 6 p.m.
Mayor Mike Savage will be out of the country in his capacity as president of the World Energy Cities Partnership, and will be sworn-in at a later date.
Note to media: Members of the media are asked to be in place no later than 5:45 p.m. There are a small number of reserved seats available for members of the media covering the ceremony and a media staging area will be designated for photographers and videographers.