News releases from Develop Nova Scotia

Accelerated Internet Projects Update

Develop Nova Scotia / COVID - 19

High-speed internet is now available in Shelburne County and areas surrounding Canning in Kings County. Other accelerated projects are underway to connect more homes and businesses across the province.

First Round of Internet for Nova Scotia Initiative Projects Announced

Develop Nova Scotia

Nova Scotians deserve access to reliable, high-speed internet service, so they can live where they choose while staying connected and helping to grow our economy.

Province Launches Design Competition for New Art Gallery

Communities, Culture and Heritage / Art Gallery of Nova Scotia / Develop Nova Scotia / Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

Architectural teams from around the globe are invited to participate in a design competition for a new provincial art gallery.

$1.5 Million Investment in Lunenburg’s Iconic Working Waterfront

Develop Nova Scotia / Tourism Nova Scotia

The province and the Government of Canada are investing $1.5 million to revitalize and enhance the Big Boat Shed on Nova Scotia’s iconic Lunenburg waterfront to ensure it continues to be a place where Nova Scotians and visitors can experience and participate in traditional shipbuilding.

Visitor Experience Strategy Coming for Halifax Harbour Islands

Develop Nova Scotia / Tourism Nova Scotia

The province announced today, Feb. 12, it is developing a visitor experience strategy for the Halifax Harbour islands, at a cost of about $100,000. The focus will be on Georges and McNabs Islands.

Process To Qualify Begins for Rural Internet Providers

Develop Nova Scotia

Develop Nova Scotia has launched the first phase of the process to find qualified service providers to enhance and extend reliable, high-speed internet across the province in rural areas.