News releases from Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations (to March 31, 2014) issued in the specified time period (Page 2)

All Access Nova Scotia, Registry of Motor Vehicles, Land Registration Offices Closed

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

In the interest of public safety, all Access Nova Scotia, Registry of Motor Vehicles and Land Registration offices in the province will close for the rest of today, Jan. 3, because of weather conditions. The province’s toll-free number, 1-800-670-4357, which handles public enquiries is also closed.

Access Nova Scotia Office in Digby Closed

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

The Access Nova Scotia office in Digby is closed because of weather conditions. The conditions will be reassessed at 1 p.m.

Offices Close in Amherst, Truro, Stellarton, Antigonish, Sydney, Port Hawkesbury, Baddeck

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

Access Nova Scotia, Registry of Motor Vehicle and Land Registration offices in Amherst, Truro, Stellarton, Antigonish, Sydney, Port Hawkesbury, and Baddeck are closed for the rest of the day because of weather conditions.

Offices Closed in Baddeck, Guysborough

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

The Land Registration offices in the Victoria County Municipal Office and Court House Building in Baddeck, and in the County Municipal Office Building in Guysborough are closed for the rest of the day because the buildings have been closed by weather conditions.

Infrastructure Projects Announced for Pictou County

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

Pictou County residents will have improvements to water, wastewater and road infrastructure through an investment of $3.09 million by federal, provincial and municipal governments.

Offices Closed in Arichat and Port Hawkesbury

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

The Land Registration office in the old courthouse Building in Arichat, and the Access Nova Scotia Centre in the provincial building on MacSween St., Port Hawkesbury, are closed for the remainder of the day due to a power outage.

New Ticket Guidelines for Community Groups

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

New ticket lottery guidelines will support community and encourage active living.

Arichat Land Registry Office Re-opens

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

The Land Registry Office in Arichat has reopened today, Nov. 28 after a power outage.

Arichat Land Registry Office Closed

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

The Land Registry Office in Arichat is closed today, Nov. 28 because of a power outage.

Province Partners with The Salvation Army to Help Low-Income Nova Scotians

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

Low-income Nova Scotians facing a cold winter will be able to seek help from the Good Neighbour Energy Fund administered by The Salvation Army.

Truro Access Centre Closed Friday

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

The Access Nova Scotia Centre at 80 Walker St., Truro and the Land Registration Office in the Truro Centre on Esplanade Street will be closed Friday, Nov. 22.

Demandes acceptées au Programme d'aide au chauffage 2013-2014

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

Les Néo-Écossais qui ont besoin d'aide pour payer les frais de chauffage domestique peuvent maintenant présenter une demande au Programme d'aide au chauffage de la province.

Applications Available for 2013-14 Heating Rebate Program

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

Nova Scotians who need help with home heating costs may now apply for the province's heating rebate program.

Provincial Employees Kick off Annual United Way Campaign

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

Provincial employees kicked off their annual United Way fundraising campaign today, Sept. 30, with the goal of raising $600,000.

Province Supports Upgrades to Pictou Water System

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

The province continues to support healthier communities with improved, modern infrastructure through the Provincial Capital Assistance Program.

Projects to Help Reduce Flood Risk for Communities

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

Note: A list of the projects follows the release.

La Province appuie des organismes de transport accessible

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

Un plus grand nombre de Néo-Écossais auront plus facilement accès à un moyen de transport sécuritaire, abordable et accessible dans leurs communautés, grâce à l'appui financier provincial annoncé aujourd'hui 28 août.

Province Supports Organizations Providing Accessible Transportation

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

More Nova Scotians will have easier access to safe, affordable and accessible transportation in their communities, with provincial support announced today, Aug. 28.

New Licence Plate Supports Buy Local Initiatives

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

Local producers will benefit from Nova Scotians purchasing the new Buy Local licence plate at Access Nova Scotia and Registry of Motor Vehicle offices.

Changes Improve Fundraising Abilities Of Charitable Bingo

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

Community groups and organizations will have an easier time fundraising with charitable bingo through changes to Nova Scotia's bingo regulations.