News & Updates

Proposed Changes to Parking Fines

We are writing to update residents about proposed changes to the parking fines in HRM. Most other Canadian cities have vibrant downtowns and main streets while also having higher parking fines. The reason HRM is considering increasing parking penalties is to make sure that the fine is high enough to encourage compliance, while in turn increasing parking spot turnover and providing all residents and visitors fair access to available parking. What we have heard from – read more –

News & Updates

Update #6 – UPDATED with Coburg Public Hearing info. Major plans update, South Park Bike Lane, community meetings, more

NEWS I hope you had a good winter break! Things are starting to really pick up speed here at City Hall. People are already calling me about participatory budgeting!  Dates are not yet firm but we will announce them in my fall newsletter and online sometime in February.  Once again $94,000 for capital projects will be available to groups that meet the criteria.  To get ahead of the curve, you can go and look at – read more –