Chart your course to visit one of the world’s most spectacular coastlines.
Waterfront parking is where downtown begins.
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A bustling seaside playground where people of all ages and backgrounds come to explore and experience the best of Nova Scotia.
A seaside destination for the entire family.
Where cultural and seafaring experiences meet a new ocean economy.
A UNESCO World Heritage Site where Nova Scotia’s seafaring history comes to life.
See what’s happening on the waterfront.
Four unique waterfronts filled with experiences for all ages.
A waterfront view makes everything taste better.
Take advantage of free Wi-Fi.
Learn more about recent waterfront developments.
Our open space Master Plan is in-progress.
Harnessing the potential of our waterfronts.
Learn more about Nova Scotia’s waterfronts.
News from the water’s edge.
Follow along and share your experiences.
Learn more about the mix of projects and events on the waterfronts.
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Together, we are building waterfronts that are experiential and economic hubs for all Nova Scotians.
Building on the greatness of the ocean since 1976.
Meet the Waterfront Development team.
Meet our Board of Directors.
Become a steward of a rising tide.
Mike is the Chief Human Resources Officer for energy and services corporation, Emera Inc., where he leads the people and organizational capacity strategy. Previously, Mike was Vice President, Corporate Development for Irving shipbuilding where he was responsible for Communication, Human Resources, Labour Relations, Health and Safety and Security. Mike had led the organization’s cultural shift to ready itself to successfully become one of Canada’s Shipbuilding Centres of Excellence and was integral to the formation of the ShipsStartHere partnership. Prior to joining Irving Shipbuilding, Mike served as Vice President, Human Resources and Vice President, Regulatory and Government Affairs for Atlantic Canada’s largest telecommunications company, Bell Aliant. Mike has also served on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.
He is a graduate of Mount Allison University and obtained his Charted Accountant designation in 1991. Mike currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Waterfront Development Corporation and the Institute for Ocean Research Enterprise (IORE). Mike lives in Bedford Nova Scotia with his wife, Ruth and two children.