PC’s Brad Johns on Owls Head

Posted by Richard Bell
January 14, 2020 3:01 PM
Eastern Shore Cooperator

Full Article Here>

In a phone interview with the Cooperator, Brad Johns, Nova Scotia Progressive Conservative Party critic for the environment, was blunt about the province’s decision to delist Owls Head Provincial Park and sell the land to a golf-course developer: “The fix is already in.”

Johns said that his party supported exploring opportunities for economic development, but that the time for public consultation was before making a decision, not after. “What they’ve done is put the cart before the horse here.”

(more…)

Owls Head Provincial Park has been deleted from the province’s map of parks and protected areas

Tim Bousquet
Halifax Examiner
January 13, 2020

Full Article Here>

Last year the government quietly removed Owls Head provincial park in Little Harbour from the province’s pending protected status list. The move was made so negotiations could begin with Lighthouse Links Development Co., which hopes to acquire the 285 hectares of coastal headland, add it to land it already owns, and build up to three golf courses.

(more…)

Lighthouse Links Development Company

Richard Bell Eastern Shore CooperatorJanuary 4, 2020 Full Article Here> LIGHTHOUSE LINKS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY – as of:  2019-12-30 01:33 PM Business/Organization Name: LIGHTHOUSE LINKS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY  Registry ID: 3301517  Type: N.S. Unlimited Liability  Nature of Business:   Status: Active  Jurisdiction: Nova Scotia  Registered Office: 1100-1959 UPPER WATER STREET HALIFAX NS Canada B3J 3N2 Mailing Read more…