Municipal Affairs and Housing Minister John Lohr and Halifax MP Andy Fillmore, on behalf of Sean Fraser, federal Minister of Housing, Infrastructure and Communities, announced today, February 23, the locations of new public housing units in Halifax Regional Municipality and 25 new modular housing units that will be installed in eight communities across the province by end of March.
The Nova Scotia government has pledged another $3 million to attract and retain skilled newcomers. The money will go towards settlement support, helping provide health and skilled trades workers with enhanced English language training, settlement assistance, support for growing the francophone population and community settlement programs.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took a long walk through the snow in a Membertou neighbourhood —but filled with thoughts of federal government plans to spur new home construction in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality.
Applications are now open for NSCC programs – and if you enroll in Sydney – you’ll be a part of the first ever classes to attend the new waterfront campus. We talk about how the experience will differ from the Marconi Campus.
An announcement of over 9 million in funding for Membertou First Nation from the third round of the Rapid Housing Initiative (RHI).
Work is advancing at Membertou First Nation’s future health centre site, located at the intersection of Churchill Drive and Big Noel Ekel in Membertou. The construction, led by the Dartmouth-based company Lindsay Construction, marks a significant development in the community’s health-care infrastructure.
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Newcomers and Nova Scotians now have more access to training and certification in construction trades.