Important progress has been made to support those experiencing homelessness to move indoors, since issuing the municipal statement on February 7 regarding he closure and de-designation of five locations for outdoor sheltering.
Approach to homelessness crisis
The municipality has adapted its approach to supporting those impacted by the homelessness crisis. Learn more.
Get the latest information on the status of winter operations and any impacts to municipal services during and following stormy weather.
February is African Heritage Month
This year's provincial theme, "Our Smiles, Our Joy, Our Resilience as African Nova Scotians," encapsulates the enduring spirit and resilience demonstrated by people of African descent throughout the centuries in our province.
Key dates for the 2024/25 Municipal Budget process
Beginning on Wednesday, Jan. 31, municipal business units will present their proposed budgets and business plans for the 2024/25 fiscal year.
Halifax Rec summer job recruitment
Looking for a fun summer job that pays $17 to $20 per hour? We have a variety of positions available in recreation programming, aquatics and inclusion support. Visit halifax.ca/recsummerjobs for full job postings.
Housing Accelerator Fund
As part of the Housing Accelerator Fund, the municipality is collaborating with partners and other levels of government in a national effort to support housing.
HFXGO is now available! The new Halifax Transit mobile fare payment application allows customers to purchase and use fare products from the convenience of their smartphones.
Voluntary Vulnerable Persons Registry (VVPR)
The VVPR provides information to first responders, Emergency Management staff, and volunteers to support residents needing assistance in emergencies.
2024 Application Period is Open
Learn more about our program and how you can apply. Submissions will be accepted until April 1.