Join Our HRM Alliance Jan 18th. to hear expert opinions on creating a Halifax Greenbelt. Panelists will answer questions on urban growth boundaries, economic benefits of the greenbelt, regional park creation, rural economic viability, urban and suburban business districts, natural heritage corridors, and much more!
Join Shawn Cleary on a hike of “one of our region’s most beautiful pieces of paradise, the Purcell’s Cove Backlands.”
We’ve scheduled a cleanup around Williams Lake for Saturday, Oct. 1… Volunteers needed!
Halifax staff will be presenting a report to Council on September 16, with a recommendation on whether to approve a proposal by the Nature Conservancy of Canada to acquire almost 400 acres of land in the Williams Lake Backlands and set it aside indefinitely as a wilderness preserve. Council will likely vote on a motion on September 20 – time is of the essence!
The Open House & Information Session was extremely successful. Read about it and let your voice by heard by clicking the link at the bottom of the Urban Wilderness Park site article.