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Competing Visions

Posted by M Currie on Thursday, March 21, 2013, In : Article 
* Copied from Halifax Magazine

Competing visions

By | Mar 19, 2013
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This story was originally published in the January/February 2013 issue of  Bedford Magazine. BedfordWaterfront2

There are a few groups with ideas how to develop Bedford’s waterfront. But not everyone agrees on a plan.

When Mark Currie’s son, Logan, was nine, he would take him to explore Bedford’s waterfront and, in particular, to a tidal reef and a small island that was home to various...


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Hundreds attend public meeting to stop Bedford Basin dumpsite!

Posted by Luciano on Monday, October 1, 2012, In : Article 
http://metronews.ca/news/halifax/386431/hundreds-voice-opposition-over-bedford-waterfront-development-plan/

Over 300 people jammed into the Bedford Legion on September 28th to learn of a proposed concept on the infilled lands of the Bedford Basin.
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Another misleading article in the Chronicle Herald

Posted by Luciano on Tuesday, September 25, 2012, In : Article 

September 24, 2012

http://thechronicleherald.ca/
bcw/139120-wdc-puts-bedford-waterfront-project-on-hold

Another article has surfaced regarding the infill project on the Bedford Waterfront. We need to address some issues with this new article. The article uses words like ``paused`` and ``on hold``, please do not confuse these with the word STOPPED!

WDCL can at it`s discretion and as necessary continue to dump acidic pyritic slate into the Bedford Basin and continue the destruction of Crosby Is...


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Misleading article in the Chronicle Herald

Posted by Luciano on Tuesday, September 25, 2012, In : Article 
http://thechronicleherald.ca/metro/137294-bedford-waterfront-work-on-hold

 

September 19, 2012

You may have read an article in today's Chronicle Herald regarding a stoppage of work on the Bedford Waterfront. Please do not be fooled by this headline. While the initial vision has in fact been terminated by HRM council, this project is far from stopped! Traffic and transportation studies are still underway by HRM staff.

This article implies that WDCL has initiated a public meeting on Sept. ...


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