Chuck Porter, MLA Hants West
Welcome to my website and thanks for visiting Hants West. We have lots of information available to you which is updated regularly to keep on top of current events and other things happening around the constituency. I hope you find it useful and helpful.
The constituency of Hants West consists of the Town of Windsor, the Town of Hantsport and the Municipality of West Hants serving a total population of approximately 20,000 people.
I encourage you to personally visit our area as we have lots to offer, after all we are the home of the Birthplace of Hockey, High Tides along the Minas Basin, King's Edgehill - Canada's First Independent School and where else could you row across a lake in a Giant Pumpkin during our annual Pumpkin Regatta.
UPDATE : TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL
Gravel Road Weight Restrictions
February 27, 2014 -
TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL--Spring Road Weight Restrictions Coming
The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal is monitoring air and road temperatures and expects spring weight restrictions to be put in place on Monday, March 10.
Because the restrictions have a significant impact on the trucking industry, the department strives to provide as much advance notice as possible.
The department works closely with the trucking industry and Environment Canada to determine a date that will best protect road surfaces while giving sufficient notice to truckers.
Weight restrictions are necessary during the spring thaw to help protect roads that are weakened by mild and wet weather. When weight restrictions are imposed, a list of roads that are exempt will be published in newspapers across the province.
Windsor hopes to become ‘the mecca of hockey’ with new arena
Public discusses potential for project, questions costs
It seems the general public is largely in favour of a concept calling for the construction of a first-rate arena complex in Windsor.
A committee comprised of representatives of the King’s-Edgehill School, Town of Windsor, Municipality of West Hants, Dill Farm and local hockey organizations has been meeting for months to explore the plausibility of building a world-class arena complex along College Road.
Draft plans indicate that the arena could be built on a parcel of land between King’s-Edgehill and the Dill Farm’s renowned Long Pond, the Cradle of Hockey.
KENTVILLE - Progressive Conservative health critic Chuck Porter says government inaction on health-care reform is leading to more expensive hospital visits for patients and their families.
Annapolis Valley Health said recently it would hike parking fees by 50 per cent at all its locations to help offset rising health-care costs. South Shore Health also announced a parking fee hike last week.
"Visits to the hospital are hard enough without having to worry about expensive parking fees," said Porter, MLA for Hants West.
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