Halifax Fire and Emergency Saturday October 19, 2019 11:15 Amendment to Evacuation Order of September 9th, 2019

By the authority granted by the Halifax Regional Municipality Charter S.N.S., 2008 c. 39 s. 308, the evacuation order issued on September 9th, 2019 is hereby amended.

The following property may be reoccupied 5688 Spring Garden Road under the following conditions:

  • The business known as Stillwells will not open to the public.
  • The business will vacate during times that work is being conducted to remove the crane and /or when directed by the Department of Labour and Advanced Education under part 55 of the act.

Entry into all other properties evacuated under this order continues to be prohibited.  These properties include 1445 South Park Street Units 1306, 1206, 1105, 1005, 905, 805, 705, 605, 505 & 405, 1459 South Park Street, 1463 South Park Street, 1477 South Park Street, and all sub addresses.

This order will remain in place until the situation can be stabilized, risk to residents can be mitigated and such further order is issued lifting this Evacuation Order.

For reasons of protecting the health, safety and welfare of occupants of the above noted property and to remove them from present and imminent danger, this is so ordered.

It is an offence to disobey this lawful Evacuation Order.

Ken Stuebing
Fire Chief
Halifax Regional Fire & Emergency