HRM Statement regarding homeless encampment at Meagher Park

**** HRM Media Release HRM Statement regarding homeless encampment at Meagher Park The following is a statement from the Halifax Regional Municipality regarding support being provided to occupants of the homeless encampment at Meagher Park on Chebucto Road. On Saturday, September 18, the municipality was contacted by professional service providers and volunteers at the homeless […]

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New transit priority measures and multi-use pathway on Bayers Road

**** HRM Media Release New transit priority measures and multi-use pathway on Bayers Road ​  The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents that Phase 1 of the Bayers Road Transit Priority Corridor project, including the construction of new bus-only lanes and a multi-use pathway on Bayers Road, is now complete. ​ Note: contractors will continue minor reinstatement […]

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Potential exposures to COVID-19 at several locations in Central and Eastern, and on one Halifax Transit route and two flights

**** NSHA Media Release Potential exposures to COVID-19 at several locations in Central and Eastern, and on one Halifax Transit route and two flights ​ ​ Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposure to COVID-19 at locations in Central and Eastern Zones, and on one Halifax Transit route and two flights. In addition to media […]

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Public Health Mobile Units providing drop-in COVID-19 testing in Springhill and Halifax this week

**** NSHA Media Release Public Health Mobile Units providing drop-in COVID-19 testing in Springhill and Halifax this week ​ The Public Health Mobile Units will be in Springhill and Halifax this week to offer drop-in testing for COVID-19. Testing is free and available to all ages. ​ The Public Health Mobile Unit will be available for […]

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Police have charged a man in relation to a home invasion that occurred on the weekend in Halifax

**** HRP Media Release Police charge man in home invasion ​ Police have charged a man in relation to a home invasion that occurred on the weekend in Halifax. ​ On September 18 at approximately 5:40 a.m. police responded to a home invasion at an address in the 5500 block of Morris Street in Halifax. […]

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Two men in custody after home invasion in Lower Sackville

***’ RCMP Media Release Two men in custody after home invasion in Lower Sackville Two men are in custody following a home invasion in Lower Sackville. On September 16, just before midnight, Halifax District RCMP responded to a home invasion on Hillcrest Avenue.​ Three armed men entered the home and assaulted an occupant. The men […]

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55 New Cases of COVID-19, 88 Recoveries

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release 55 New Cases of COVID-19, 88 Recoveries —————————————————————- Today, Sept. 20, Nova Scotia is reporting 55 new cases of COVID-19 and 88 recoveries since the last update on Sept. 17. Thirty-four of the cases are in Central Zone. Twenty-four are close contacts of previously reported cases. Three are related to travel. […]

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