News releases from Public Works (Page 1)

Weekly Traffic Advisories

Public Works

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Teams Assessing, Repairing Storm Damage to Transportation Infrastructure

Public Works

Department of Public Works staff and crews are working to address the impact of Tuesday’s heavy rain and wind event which caused flooding and washouts in parts of Nova Scotia with Victoria, Antigonish and Inverness counties hit hardest.

Nova Scotians Encouraged to ‘Be Winter Ready’

Public Works

The Province is encouraging all Nova Scotians to prepare themselves and their vehicles for winter conditions before the snow starts to fall.

On encourage les gens de la Nouvelle-Écosse à se préparer pour l'hiver

Public Works

Le gouvernement provincial encourage tous les gens de la Nouvelle-Écosse à se préparer et à préparer leurs véhicules pour les conditions hivernales avant l'arrivée de la première neige.

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New Country Harbour Ferry Officially Launches

Public Works

The new provincial ferry from Port Bickerton to Isaacs Harbour, Guysborough County, officially launched today, November 13, as the Theodore O’Hara, named in honour of the first lighthouse keeper in Port Bickerton.

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Weekly Traffic Advisories

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Public Input on Offences, Penalties, Mandatory Suspensions Regulations

Public Works

The government continues to seek input on Traffic Safety Act draft regulations.

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Public Works

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Legislation Supports Housing Plan, Capping Rent Increases, Addressing Supply

Municipal Affairs and Housing / Public Works / Service Nova Scotia and Internal Services

Nova Scotians need a safe, affordable place to call home. The housing crisis affects individuals, families and communities every day. The Province is committed to addressing the housing crisis, and today, October 28, it is introducing three pieces of legislation to support the housing plan announced last week.

Traffic Advisory, Colchester County

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Amendments to Motor Vehicle Act

Public Works

Amendments to the Motor Vehicle Act concerning impaired driving, bicycle traffic lights and muffler noise will help improve road safety for all users.

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Off-Highway Vehicle Pilot Extended

Public Works

Off-highway vehicle riders will be able to continue lawfully accessing trail connections in designated areas with the extension of the Province’s Off-Highway Vehicle Pilot Project.

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Government Invests in Road and Rink Improvements

Public Works / Communities, Culture, Tourism and Heritage

Government is investing $33.5 million in three programs to improve roads and rinks in Nova Scotia.

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