Budget 2019 Delivers for Dartmouth-Cole Harbour

Folks, we just released Budget 2019, and it’s good news for Dartmouth-Cole Harbour. From protecting pensions, to first-time home buyer incentives, to autism support, there’s a lot to go over! Here are a few budget snippets, and I encourage you to have a read through the plan itself, the link in the bottom. Budget [...]

Investing in Canada’s Future in Space

‪Today we’ll be announcing our government’s new vision for our Canadian space program that will create jobs & opportunities now and into the future. Many schools and classes across Canada will take part in the National School Assembly on Space today. It’ll take place at 1:30pm live on the Canadian Space Agency Facebook page! [...]

Expressing my Support to Minister Navdeep Bains for a Robust Canadian Space Strategy

Did you know that Canadian companies are innovators and leaders in the space and defence technology sector? Canadarm anyone? I keep expressing my support to Minister Navdeep Bains for a robust Canadian Space Strategy! Canadian companies, including those in Dartmouth-Cole Harbour, are researching, designing, producing, and exporting made-in-Canada space & defence technology, while providing [...]

The Youth Ambassadors Program with Canada

Neat opportunity! The Youth Ambassadors Program brings together youth (aged 15 to 18 years old) and adult mentors from Canada to promote mutual understanding, increase leadership, and prepare youth to make a difference in their communities. This is an intensive three-week program that takes place from July 15-August 2, 2019, and is carried out [...]

National Flag of Canada Day

It’s the National Flag of Canada Day! Our flag is a powerful symbol of our Canadian identity. Did you know the Flag of Canada is marking its 54th anniversary this year? Learn more: https://www.canada.ca/…/national-flag-…/teachers-corner.html

Changes to Canada’s Impaired Driving Laws

FACT CHECK: Whoa, there's a lot of misinformation out there. Here's the cut and dry truth about the changes to Canada's impaired driving laws. Read here to separate the myths from the facts: https://www.justice.gc.ca/…/c…/sidl-rlcfa/qa_c46-qr_c46.html

Congratulations to Dartmouth’s CarbonCure Technologies & Metamaterial Technologies Inc. for Making the International 2019 Global CleanTech 100 List

I know I keep saying that the Clean Technology sector in Dartmouth-Cole Harbour is booming. But it's being recognized on the world's stage! Huge congratulations to Dartmouth's CarbonCure Technologies and Metamaterial Technologies Inc.for making the international 2019 Global CleanTech 100 List. This is great news, folks. Companies here in Dartmouth are doing BIG things. [...]

A Love of Literacy and Dad Jokes…

What's your BEST 'Dad joke'? As I parent I know how important it is to get kids reading from an early age. Sometimes, all it takes is finding the right book 😉 Huge thanks to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Halifax for the incredible work they do in our community! [...]