MP: Halifax Regional Municipality Municipal Planning Strategy

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Halifax Regional Municipality

Chapter 2 of this overall municipal plan deals with ENVIRONMENT, ENERGY AND CLIMATE CHANGE, with the objectives to:

  1. Promote an approach to environmental management and economic development that supports a sustainable future through cooperation with other levels of government, government agencies, residents, and non-governmental organizations;
  2. Foster a land management and community design approach which integrates preservation of lands and aquatic systems of ecological, cultural and environmental significance; lands suited for renewable resource extraction; and lands suited for parks, trails and corridors which provide recreational and educational opportunities;
  3. Adopt development practices that sustain air, land, water and groundwater resources; and
  4. Conserve energy and respond to climate change.
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