Ongoing Issues

Ongoing Issues

Our Association is involved in many technically complex, politically sensitive and community based projects and initiatives. Our Association has a proactive relationship with various levels of government on numerous issues.

Halifax Water RDC

Status: Ongoing

Halifax Water filed an application with the NSUARB on November 21, 2019, to approve “a revision to the regional development charge for water, and wastewater infrastructure and for approval of amendments to the schedule of rates, rules and regulations for water, wastewater and stormwater services to revise the regional development charge”. The UARB hearing was held in June 2020 and the decision is currently pending.

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Cogswell Lands Development

Status: Ongoing

UDI continues to work with a group of stakeholders led by the Downtown Halifax Business Commission to facilitate discussions around the redevelopment of the Cogswell District to ensure that Halifax advances with the best overall urban design vision possible for the project.

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UDI’s membership includes Developers, Municipal Officials, Industry Suppliers, Construction Firms, Architects, Engineers, Surveyors, Designers, Lawyers, Mortgage Brokers, Banks and Real Estate Agents.

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