8 releases issued today
Community Services / Communities, Culture and Heritage
April 21, 2017 4:05 PM
COMMUNITY SERVICES/COMMUNITIES/CULTURE/HERITAGE--Province Invests in New Building to Support L’Arche Community
Government is investing $225,000 towards a building project by L’Arche at Iron Mines, Inverness Co. that will create an accessible setting for Nova Scotians with disabilities to sell produce, artwork and crafts.
Communities, Culture and Heritage
April 21, 2017 2:35 PM
COMMUNITIES/CULTURE/HERITAGE--Investment in Inverness County Recreational Trails
A new investment in multi-use trails will help people in Inverness County make the most of recreational opportunities year-round.
April 21, 2017 1:42 PM
MUNICIPAL AFFAIRS--Emergency Services Provider Fund Offers Improved Support
The province today, April 21, announced improvements to its Emergency Services Provider Fund program to make it easier for volunteer fire departments and emergency services organizations to purchase equipment.
Service Nova Scotia
April 21, 2017 11:24 AM
SERVICE NOVA SCOTIA--Change to Liquor Licensing Process Benefits Licensees
Businesses and community groups applying for a permanent liquor licence now have the option to have the required police system check conducted by Service Nova Scotia liquor licensing staff, at no cost to the client.
Housing Nova Scotia
April 21, 2017 11:16 AM
HOUSING NOVA SCOTIA--New Affordable Housing for Victims of Domestic Violence in Cumberland County
Women and children fleeing domestic violence in Cumberland County will soon have access to a safe place to call home, with the help of federal and provincial government funding for new affordable second-stage housing units.
Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal
April 21, 2017 10:44 AM
TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL--Weekly Traffic Advisories
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Health and Wellness
April 21, 2017 10:41 AM
HEALTH/WELLNESS–-Dartmouth and Halifax Residents to Have Better Access to Dialysis
Dartmouth General Hospital and the Halifax Infirmary site of the QEII Health Sciences Centre will each receive six new dialysis chairs as part of the QEII redevelopment project.
April 21, 2017 10:24 AM
MUNICIPAL AFFAIRS--Committee Delivers Recommendations on Municipal Expenses
Municipalities will soon post hospitality expenses online, based on a recommendation from a committee appointed to examine municipal expense policies and practices.