Your Liberal government is launching a pilot project, starting Oct.1, in six communities to enhance trail connections for off-highway vehicles. The pilot will enable them to use the shoulders of roadways, and the roadway itself where necessary, in order to safely travel in select areas from...

In 2017, your Liberal government passed historic legislation that will make the province accessible to all by 2030. That was the easy part. Today we start the heavy lifting, as today is the first day in a journey to have Nova Scotia become a truly accessible...

Your Liberal government is funding nine new specialist positions for Nova Scotia’s health-care system.   Recruitment is underway, and Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) and the IWK Heath Centre are working to fill six of the following positions:   pediatric respirologist, IWK pediatric ophthalmologist, IWK pediatric immunologist, IWK...

Your Liberal government has introduced changes in an effort to make the Residential Tenancies Act more inclusive, accessible and balanced for both tenants and landlords across Nova Scotia. The amendments are largely based on consultations with tenant and landlord groups, and will improve clarity and consistency...

Your Liberal government has announced four Nova Scotia high schools will pilo9t a new model for youth health centres. The model will be designed in partnership with students, teachers, administrators, SchoolsPlus staff, youth health centre coordinators, and other health and education stakeholders. “Schools play an important...

We continue to work on different ways to recruit and retain both family doctors and specialists. Just the other day, the Speech from the Throne noted that since April of last year, 160 family doctors and specialists have started working in Nova Scotia. We know there...

Your Liberal government has introduced legislation to prohibit the use of a discriminatory and harmful therapy that attempts to change the sexual orientation or gender identity of young people who identify as 2SLGBTIQ+. Our province does not condone sexual orientation or gender identity change efforts or...

Your Liberal government’s solid, sustainable fiscal plan has allowed investments in foundational programs like pre-primary, the largest income tax in our province’s recent history, and once-in-a-generation health infrastructure projects in Cape Breton and Halifax. Work continues to provide Nova Scotians with timely access to primary health...