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News and announcements from Tim Outhit, Councillor for District 16 Bedford-Wentworth in Halifax

District 16 Update for May 2 2021

Hi folks, I hope you are staying well and doing your best to follow the rules and guidelines put in place by N.S. Public Health. I realize this is hard on everyone, but it will pass.   Council Meeting & Budget   Regional Council will be meeting this...

District 16 Update for April 18 2021

Hi folks, The weather this weekend seems to suit the anniversary of the very sad event that occurred a year ago today. Please take a moment to think of those who were lost during this tragic and senseless event. We also think of those families and friends impacted be...

District 16 Update for March 27 2021

Hi folks, I hope that you had a good weekend and you are enjoying the calm before the storm. It sounds like tonight and tomorrow are going to be pretty wet and windy. Regional Council is not meeting this week, but there will be a Budget Committee Meeting on Wednesday...

District 16 Update for March 20 2021

Hi folks, I hope that you are having a good March Break and perhaps we had our last snow storm for the season yesterday. That might be a bit optimistic, but we can hope! This upcoming week we will be back to full speed with a Regional Council meeting, several Standing...

District 16 Update for March 6 2021

Hi folks, It has been a little colder this past week or so, but at least we have not had to deal with any significant snow storms. Below I have provided you with links to the agendas for the upcoming Northwest Community Council, Regional Council, and Budget Committee...

District 16 Update for February 21 2021

Hi folks, A brief update to inform you that the HRM Winter Overnight Parking Ban will be enforced tonight. HRM announced this past week that improvements have been made to its new Parking Pay Stations, in response to user feedback!  I am also providing you with links...

District 16 Update for February 14 2021

Happy Valentine’s Day to you and your loved ones. Like so many days and events over the past year, today will be different from previous Valentines’ Days, However, I hope that you are able to somehow be in contact with those important to you. In this update I will...

District 16 Update for January 24 2021

Hi folks, I hope that those of you that like snow are enjoying our latest snowfall. For those of you that are not so keen on snow, we certainly have had an easy winter so far in regard to snow! I was overall very pleased with snow removal from the streets and...

District 16 Update for January 10 2021

Hi folks,  I hope that you had a great Holiday Season and I send you my best wishes for a Happy, Healthy and Prosperous 2021. No doubt 2021 will have many challenges, but also many opportunities and also a gradual return to pre-Covid normalcy as vaccinations rollout...

District 16 Update for November 28 2020

Hello District 16 residents, I hope that you are enjoying our mild weather. We actually got our outside decorating completed for a change prior to the cold weather arriving!  Since my last update to you, our new Regional Council has met again, our Community Council...

District 16 Update for November 8 2020

Hi folks, I hope that you are enjoying your weekend. It has certainly been an interesting and exciting one in the USA! Below I will provide highlights of some of the announcements from HRM this past week. I am also providing links to the agenda for Monday nights’...

District 16 Update for November 1 2020

Hi folks, I hope that you had a fun and safe Halloween, and I can’t believe that it is already November! The fall colours and the moon have been unbelievably beautiful, but the temperature is dropping. In this weekly update I have included details on our new Regional...

District 16 Update for October 25 2020

Hi folks, I hope that you are enjoying the beautiful fall weather and the extraordinary colours! The new HRM Regional Council will be sworn in this Wednesday at 6pm. It will be live-streamed on the Halifax.ca website. The first meeting of the new Council will be held...

District 16 Update for October 10 2020

Hi folks, I hope that you are enjoying your Thanksgiving long weekend. Celebrating this year will be very different for many of us due to Covid. However, I hope that you will still safely enjoy this beautiful time of year in Nova Scotia and perhaps a good feast of...

District 16 Update for September 25 2020

Hi folks, I hope that you all had a good week, despite our visit from Teddy. The hurricane certainly could have been much worse, and I hope that’s you found the updates from HRM I shared with you helpful. I will try to send you the information that I share on social...