News releases from Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014) issued in the specified time period (Page 4)

New Reporting Requirements for Minor Motor Vehicle Accidents

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Nova Scotians no longer have to notify police of fender-benders that cost less than $2,000 to repair.

Les nouveaux parents peuvent enregistrer électroniquement la naissance de leur enfant à l'hôpital

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

De nouveaux kiosques électroniques installés dans neuf hôpitaux de la Nouvelle-Écosse permettent aux parents d'enregistrer la naissance de leur enfant et de l'inscrire aux programmes et services du gouvernement.

New Parents Can Electronically Register Babies at Hospital

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

NOTE: A list of hospitals with kiosks follows this release.

Amendments to HRM Charter Support Planning, Affordable Housing

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Current and future residents of Halifax Regional Municipality will benefit from legislative changes that aim to increase affordable housing, give flexibility to municipal planning and result in community improvements.

Cellphone Legislation Takes Effect May 1

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Cellphone users in Nova Scotia now have greater protection with changes to the Consumer Protection Act that take effect Wednesday, May 1.

Province Supports CBRM's Capital Plan

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

The people of Cape Breton Regional Municipality (CBRM) will continue to live, work and raise a family in a strong, vibrant community with the commitment by the province to support the municipality's five-year capital plan.

Truro Access Nova Scotia Office Remains Closed

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

The Truro Access Nova Scotia office on Walker Street in Truro is closed for today, April 18, because of a fire in an adjacent building.

Truro Access Nova Scotia Office Closed

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

The Truro Access Nova Scotia office on Walker Street in Truro is closed because of a fire in an adjacent building. The situation will be assessed later today, April 18.

Legislative Changes Take Some of the Stress out of Getting Married

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

They say you can't hurry love, but Nova Scotians planning to marry won't have to wait quite as long for a licence with changes to the Solemnization of Marriage Act introduced today, April 3.

La Province poursuit ses efforts dans la lutte contre la cyberintimidation

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014) / Education and Early Childhood Development

Le gouvernement provincial poursuit ses efforts visant à éduquer les Néo-Écossais sur les effets de la cyberintimidation par la publication, aujourd'hui 27 mars, d'une nouvelle fiche d'information sur l'utilisation responsable du téléphone cellulaire.

Province Continues Efforts to Educate About Cyberbullying

Education and Early Childhood Development / Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

The province continues its efforts to educate Nova Scotians about the effects of cyberbullying by introducing a new information sheet today, March 27, about responsible cellphone use.

Des contrats de téléphone cellulaire plus justes

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Le gouvernement provincial répond aux inquiétudes des Néo-Écossais au sujet des contrats de téléphone cellulaire par des changements législatifs annoncés aujourd'hui 15 février.

Province Makes Cellphone Contracts Fairer

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

The province is addressing Nova Scotians' concerns about cellphone contracts with changes announced today, Feb. 15.

Guysborough Land Registry Office Open

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

The Guysborough Land Registry Office at 33 Pleasant St., Guysborough, will open with regular business hours on Friday, Feb. 15.

Guysborough Land Registry Office Closed

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

The Land Registry Office located at 33 Pleasant St., Guysborough, will be closed on Thursday, Feb. 14, due to necessary water supply repairs.

L'investissement du gouvernement dans le service 211 aide les familles à se rapprocher de leurs communautés

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Les familles ont maintenant un point d'accès unique à plus de 3 000 programmes gouvernementaux, communautaires et sociaux offerts dans la province, et ce grâce à l'investissement du gouvernement dans le nouveau service d'information et d'aiguillage 211.

Government Investment In 211 Helps Families Connect To Communities

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Families now have a single point of access to more than 3,000 government, community and social programs provincewide, thanks to government investment in the new 211 information and referral system.

Port Hawkesbury Access Office Open

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Power has been restored at the Port Hawkesbury Access Centre and the office is now open. Regular office hours apply.

Offices in Guysborough, Port Hawkesbury Temporarily Closed

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

The Port Hawkesbury Access Centre in the Provincial Building at 218 MacSween St. is closed today, Feb. 4, due to a power outage. The office is expected to reopen at 1:30 p.m.

Truro Land Registry Office Open

Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014)

Power has been restored to the Truro Land Registry Office at Truro Centre, 136 Esplanade St. The office is open and regular business hours apply.