Total Population, 2006 Census: 15,165
Average municipal tax comparison for single family homes
|District||Average Property 2009 (taxable)||Current Tax (2007)||Draft Tax Model (2007)||Change in taxes|
|District 18 (Spryfield - Herring Cove)||136,141||981||1,244||26.80%|
|- "Urban" part of District||133,157||1,023||1,343||31.30%|
|- "Rural" part of District||141,163||910||1,078||18.50%|
Source: HRM. HRM Note: Amounts exclude Low Income Rebates. Final adjustments are not included to treat mobile homes as multi-unit; and for the 2009 changes in the Transit Tax structure. Not all area rates are included in the "Current Tax".
Deputy Mayor Stephen Adams Read his report card.
2,863 votes / 75.74% Holds!
917 votes / 24.26%
Voter turnout: 32.16%
2008 School Board Elections(District 6 - Chebucto peninsula)
Voter Turnout: 46.13%
81.71% voted for Peter Kelly in 2004;
down 20.01% in 2008.
only 48.42% did that in 2000.
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