Provincial announcements

News releases from the provincial government are available at this link, and are searchable by department and date:

The following are some announcements since the last edition of InForum:   

AGRICULTURE – Government Accepting Proposals to Replace LaPlanche Aboiteau (July 16)

COMMUNITIES, CULTURE AND HERITAGE – Acadian Flag Licence Plates Promote Vibrant Culture (July 18)


  • Private Sector to Lead Economic Growth (July 17)
  • Victoria County Preparing for Improved Cellular Coverage (July 16)
  • Forensic Examination of Cumberland Regional Development Authority Released (July 10)

EDUCATION/EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT--Guidelines and Criteria Released for Hub School Model (July 21)

ENERGY – Government Welcomes Advancement of LNG plant in Guysborough County (July 21)


  • More Hospitals to Convert to Natural Gas (July 18)
  • More Patients to Have Access to Retina Disease Treatment (July 17)

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – International Experts Gather to Discuss Restorative Approaches (July 18)

INTERNAL SERVICES – Surplus Auction Set for July 26 (July 18)

PREMIER'S OFFICE – Utility Board Agrees to Priority Review of Nova Scotia Power's Storm Response (July 11)

TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL – Train Derailment Cause Determined (July 11)