Complete communities offer residents every daily need within walking distance.
While many great communities in Halifax are single-use, car-dependent, and low-density
we simply can’t continue this model for the next 100,000 residents, or we’re in trouble.
It costs 3x as much to build water and sewer—and everything else—for properties 3x as wide.
According to Stantec Inc., an international consultancy firm, Halifax could save
if we better concentrate growth.
That’s 70 multi-pad arenas.
or 25 commuter rail systems to Elmsdale
…or a lot less taxes.
And car-dependency is also expensive for home-owners.
According to CAA, an average Canadian car costs
to own and operate over 10 years.
Let’s give residents options for how they get around.