Worst Thing To Happen In Halifax In The Past Year

Failed sewage treatment plant

We're not sure what's worse, the actual failure of the sewage treatment plant that---at the date of this writing---remains out of service, or the lack of transparency in the mayor's office regarding the analysis of the plant's shutdown. Thanks to pressure from the public and media, they're being a little more open about the ways in which the operation is expected to come back on line, though the repair bill has yet to show up.

Silver: Concerts on the Common
Bronze: Mayor re-elected