Centre Plan Update – September 2019
Thanks for your input and ongoing support for the Centre Plan.
Centre Plan Package A was presented to the Community Design Advisory Committee (CDAC) and they have made their recommendation to accept the document. The plan has been reviewed by a number of other advisory and standing committees of Council and Regional Council. On July 30, 2019 Regional Council gave First Reading to the Centre Plan planning documents and set a date for the Public Hearing for September 17, 2019.
Centre Plan Adoption Process - Presentations & Recommendations
Committee of Council Date Recommendation Received
Community Design Advisory Committee April 10
Community Design Advisory Committee April 17
Community Design Advisory Committee April 24
Community Design Advisory Committee May 8 Yes
Heritage Advisory Committee April 23 Yes
Regional Watersheds Advisory Board May 9 Yes
Design Review Committee May 9 Yes
Halifax and West Community Council May 13 Yes
Accessibility Advisory Committee June 3 Yes
Executive Standing Committee June 7 Yes
Halifax Regional Council Committee of the Whole June 18 Yes
Halifax Regional Council July 30
View the Package A documents. Interact with the map. See what is different.
View some of the Community Conversations and PLANifax’s video series explaining what the Centre Plan is all about.
The plan is now being reviewed by a number of advisory and standing committees of Council, as well as the Harbour East- Marine Drive Community Council & the Halifax and West Community Council. Centre Plan Package A will then be presented to Regional Council for its consideration and formal decision. See the complete list above in the update section.
Adoption of Centre Plan Package A
Adoption of modifications to Downtown Halifax Plan
Adoption of the Old South Suburb Conservation District
Consultation on Centre Plan Draft Regulations for Areas identified in Package B
Authorize direction of the Centre Plan
Drafting of Centre Plan Regulations
Launch Open House
Growth Scenarios Open House
To contact us directly, email planHRM@halifax.ca