Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Tag: Halifax Regional Municipality

SPONSORED: Reimagining Halifax’s Bedford Highway

Recently, many Canadian municipalities have begun to reassess their roadways and corridors, with a view to making transportation more sustainable. Crucially, this process seeks...

Halifax officially launches Cogswell District project

The Halifax Regional Municipality hosted an event today launching the Cogswell District project. “The Cogswell District is the biggest city-building project in the history of...

Halifax buildings get funding for energy efficiency upgrades

The governments of Canada and Nova Scotia announced funding to support energy efficiency upgrades to five community buildings in Halifax. Through this project, Scotiabank Centre, Alderney Gate Library, Sackville...

Halifax invests in greener public transit infrastructure

The governments of Canada and Nova Scotia announced a combined $112 million investment to expand the Ragged Lake Transit Centre and start the electrification the Halifax transit fleet. "Good...

Renewable energy infrastructure for Halifax redevelopment project

The governments of Canada and Nova Scotia announced funding for an ambient temperature district energy system (DES) in the Cogswell District of downtown Halifax. The project,...

Planning underway for new commuter ferry in Halifax

Officials announced that plans are in the works to add a new commuter ferry between Bedford and Halifax to the city’s transit fleet. The new Bedford...

HRM names preferred proponent for organics management infrastructure

Harbour City Resources (HCR), part of the Maple Reinders consortium, has been named the preferred proponent for the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM) Organics Management...

FCM and ICLEI report on municipal projects to reduce GHG emissions

The 2019 National Measures Report showcases how members of the Partners for Climate Protection (PCP) program are committed to climate action at the local...