Halifax – Proposed Boundaries

(Population: 92,515)

Consisting of:

  • a) that part of the Halifax Regional Municipality described as follows: commencing at a point in the Atlantic Ocean on the southerly limit of said regional municipality at latitude 44°25'20"N and longitude 63°42'19"W; thence northeasterly in a straight line to a point in the Atlantic Ocean at latitude 44°27'19"N and longitude 63°41'00"W; thence northeasterly in a straight line to the mouth of the unnamed stream flowing from Bar Harbour Lake to Pennant Bay at approximate latitude 44°28'02"N and longitude 63°40'19"W; thence northeasterly in a straight line to the mouth of the Pennant River at the northwesternmost extremity of Grand Lake at approximate latitude 44°29'45"N and longitude 63°38'31"W; thence generally northwesterly along said river to Ragged Lake; thence generally northwesterly along the easterly shoreline of said lake to Pennant River at approximate latitude 44°30'30"N and longitude 63°39'27"W; thence generally northerly along said river and The Two Lakes to Moody Lake; thence northerly along said lake (passing west of an island) to the unnamed stream flowing between Moody Lake and Run Lake at approximate latitude 44°32'38"N and longitude 63°39'01"W; thence generally northeasterly along said stream and Run Lake to the unnamed stream flowing between Run Lake and Silver Lake at approximate latitude 44°33'15"N and longitude 63°38'37"W; thence generally northerly along said stream and Silver Lake to the unnamed stream at approximate latitude 44°33'25"N and longitude 63°38'34"W; thence westerly and northeasterly along said stream to its intersection with the unnamed stream flowing between Little Rock Lake and Sheas Lake; thence generally northwesterly along said stream and Sheas Lake to the unnamed stream flowing between Sheas Lake and Narrow Lake; thence northwesterly along said stream and Narrow Lake to the northwesternmost extremity of Narrow Lake; thence northerly in a straight line to the intersection of Prospect Road with Mills Drive; thence generally northerly along Prospect Road to St. Margarets Bay Road (Highway No. 3); thence northwesterly along St. Margarets Bay Road (Highway No. 3) to Highway No. 103; thence northeasterly along said highway to Bicentennial Drive (Highway No. 102); thence northeasterly along said drive and its northbound split to Bayers Road; thence easterly along said road to the Canadian National Railway; thence generally northerly along said railway to Bedford Highway (Highway No. 2); thence westerly along said highway to the Bedford Highway (Highway No. 2) ramp; thence northerly in a straight line to the southernmost extremity of Fairview Cove; thence northerly in a straight line to a point in the Bedford Basin at latitude 44°41'33"N and longitude 63°38'16"W; thence generally southeasterly along said basin, The Narrows and Halifax Harbour (passing to the east of Georges Island and to the west of McNabs Island) to a point in the Atlantic Ocean on the southerly limit of said regional municipality at latitude 44°33'43"N and longitude 63°30'00"W; thence generally southerly and westerly along the limit of said regional municipality to the point of commencement; including Georges Island; and
  • b) Sable Island.

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