All posts tagged "Nova Scotia"

  • Nova Scotia Highway Workers’ Union questions in-house paving decision

    Nova Scotia Highway Workers’ Union (CUPE Local 1867) said Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal Minister Geoff MacLellan’s announcement that his government will be pulling the plug on in-house paving is both misguided and premature, reports Daily Business Buzz....

    • Posted October 29, 2013
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    Municipal Mix to build new roundabout in Cape Breton

    Municipal Mix received a $958,281 tender to conducted work on a new roundabout in Cape Breton, reports Cape Breton Post. The Nova Scotia Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal said that a roundabout will be installed at...

    • Posted October 29, 2013
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  • Union protests hiring non-union workers at Sydney River Bridge

    Union members are protesting over the hiring of non-union workers at the Sydney River Bridge construction site in New Brunswick, reports CBC News. On October 22, the protesters have stormed the site, attempting to remove the out-of-province...

    • Posted October 29, 2013
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    Atlantic Developments to build 56-unit condo in Halifax

    Atlantic Developments Inc. plans to build a four-storey, 56-unit condominium at the corner of Harris and Maynard streets in Halifax, reports The Chronicle Herald. The building is designed by Michael Napier Architecture. It will feature indoor and...

    • Posted October 29, 2013
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  • New wind project propose in Ellershouse

    Minas Basin Pulp and Power, on behalf of the Alternate Resource Energy Authority (AREA), will build, subject to regulatory approval, a new wind project near Ellershouse, Nova Scotia, reports The Register/Advertiser. The yet-to-be-named wind turbine project is...

    • Posted October 18, 2013
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  • Building permits value ups in Colchester County

    In 2013, building permits issued so far in Colchester County in Nova Scotia are down over last year, but that is not reflected in the dollar values they represent, reports Truro Daily News. So far this year,...

    • Posted October 18, 2013
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  • Federal funding needed for Hilden interchange project

    Federal funding is being sought towards the potential development of an interchange in Hilden, Nova Scotia, reports Truro Daily News. During a Truro town council meeting on Oct. 7, Ron Smith, executive director of the Colchester Regional...

    • Posted October 18, 2013
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  • 16-storey apartment building proposed on Halifax Waterfront

    Southwest Properties and the Nova Scotia government have finalized an agreement for a 16-storey apartment building in the south end of Halifax, reports CTVNews. Developer Jim Spatz and his partner Peter Carver of Minett Real Estate said...

    • Posted September 15, 2013
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  • Alton gets approval to build gas facility in Colchester County

    Alton Natural Gas Storage LP received approval from the Utility and Review Board to constructa natural gas storage facility in Colchester County, Nova Scotia, reports The Chronicle Herald. The company did not disclose when construction of the...

    • Posted September 15, 2013
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  • Nova Scotia’s largest wind farm clears regulatory hurdle

    The Utility and Review Board has given approval for construction of South Canoe, a $200–million wind farm to be built near New Ross, Nova Scotia, reports CBC News. The board issued a decision dismissing an appeal by...

    • Posted September 15, 2013
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