Cole Harbor Apartment Expansion

Proposed construction of a a six (6) storey, 72 unit apartment complex.  New domestic water service and sanitary sewer service laterals feeding the new apartment complex will be connected to existing domestic water and sanitary sewer services.  New power and communication lines will be brought into the project site to service the new apartment complex. A sub-surface geotechnical investigation shall be conducted on the site for assessment of building foundation construction requirements. Surficial grubbing and excavation associated with the building's foundation, domestic water and sanitary sewer services,  and parking lot construction as well as above ground building construction.

Environmental factors to be considered: surface and groundwater impacts, impacts to land, impacts to flora and fauna, species at risk, migratory birds, impacts to fish habitat, impacts to air and noise-sensitive receptors and construction waste disposal.

Latest update

July 29, 2020 – Indigenous Services Canada issued its notice of determination and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Notice of Determination for the Cole Harbour Apartment Expansion - July 29, 2020
1 Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination - April 9, 2020


Indigenous Services Canada
PO BOX 160
40 Havelock Street
Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 3Z3
Telephone: 1-800-567-9604
Fax: 902-661-6237

  • Location

    • Cole Harbour (Nova Scotia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Millbrook First Nation
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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