Halifax, NS (July 18, 2018) – The planned Halifax Wilderness Park is one step closer after Halifax regional councillors unanimously approved the sale of a conservation easement to Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) last night.
Region Council has scheduled Public Hearing to discuss details of the agreements to purchase the lands that will become the Wilderness Park. It will be important to have people present in the public gallery and a few speakers at the microphone.
July 21st 9:30AM-12:30PM
Rain Date: July 22nd
Meeting along Purcell’s Cove Rd. Accessible via Halifax Transit Route #15 or via bike lanes along Purcell’s Cove Rd. Parking available. Exact meeting details will be sent after registration.
Our May 2018 Newsletter is now available! It includes an invitation for any member of the public with an interest in Williams Lake and its Backlands to attend the Annual General Meeting on Monday, June 11th.
You are Invited to our AGM! The WLCC is a non-profit volunteer organization. We welcome everyone who shares the WLCC’s interest in preserving the health of Williams Lake and the surrounding environment.
THE BACKLANDS WILDERNESS PROJECT: Come to the AGM to learn about the urban wilderness park. We will have a shortened meeting followed by an opportunity to socialize and discuss what we need to do to see a major portion of the watershed become a protected urban wilderness.