Road closure - Eighth Street New Waterford

The Council of the Cape Breton Regional Municipality intends to close a portion of Eighth Street, New Waterford, Nova Scotia, measuring approximately 33,633 square feet +/- more or less, which is more particularly delineated on the below map.

The purpose for the partial street closure is to provide green space and enhance safety for long term care residents and students as part of the New Waterford Hub Project. A public hearing in relation to the closing of a portion of the said street will be held on Tuesday, the 15th day of June, at 6:00 p.m.

Due to the ongoing pandemic, the meeting will be closed to in-person public attendance.

The meeting can be viewed live on the CBRM Youtube channel:


Anyone wishing to comment on the Public Hearing is welcome to submit a statement by email or voicemail by 4:00 pm, Monday, June 14, 2021.

Submissions must include your full name and address for the public record.

Please leave a voice message at 902-563-0865; or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Eighth Street