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Hammonds Plains Fire Station Christmas food drive

The Hammonds Plains Fire Station is continuing to support our community and local food banks this year with their annual food drive as a drop and go. Be sure to stop by the Hammonds Plains Fire Station – 2050 Hammonds Plains Road on December 5th to drop off a donation and help reach the community goal of filling a 9000 litre water port-a-tank with donations!

Advocating for men’s health

Every November, the Movember charity kicks off its annual advocacy campaign to highlight the important issue of men’s health.

Rent control extended to 2023

I will continue to advocate on behalf of all my constituents, renters specifically, to ensure that all the people of Hammonds Plains-Lucasville have an affordable place to live.

Happy October – A Note from Ben, October 2021

I hope that everyone had a smooth return to school this past month. Thank you to all of our teachers, administrators, bus drivers, volunteers, students, and families for your support and cooperation.

Apply Now: Home Heating Help

Applications for the Heating Assistance Rebate Program (HARP) 2021-2022 are now open. See below for more information and additional resources.

Purple Hike for Epilepsy

After a year long absence, Unicorn Theatre will be holding its Purple Hike for Epilepsy on October 17th.

64th General Assembly to resume

The first session of the 64th General Assembly will resume at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 12 when the Lieutenant-Governor of Nova Scotia delivers the

Support for communities across Nova Scotia

A wide range of projects are eligible for funding, from energy systems to solid waste to recreational infrastructure. Fire halls and fire-station infrastructure have been recently added as an investment category, further contributing to the program’s objective of building stronger and more resilient communities.

Investments to improve community facilities

The community-led projects are supported through the Community Facilities Improvement Program (CFIP), which focuses on repairing and improving existing building exteriors and interior features.