GUYSBOROUGH – Gas supply was long thought to be the main challenge for the proposed Goldborog LNG project, followed by the $8-$10 billion price tag to build the facility. But as Pieridae Energy inches closer to a final investment decision, the remaining challenges relate to government regulations.
Our editorial wonders if the new Conservative leadership in Canada is just a little too conservative – and gaining no ground with the voting public as a result. Murphy's Law is learning in a unique way that yoga is also about flexibility of the mind, not just of the body. We've got a new Artist Profile for you this week – Tanner Welsh of Philip's Harbour. People of Perseverance is along with its first offering of the new year. We've also got an update on the Chedabucto Curling Club's expansion and renovation project, an activity update from ECYA, community news from around the area and more.
Learning from tragedy
GUYSBOROUGH – As the one-year anniversary of the shooting deaths of four members of the Desmond family in Upper Big Tracadie approached, relatives welcomed news that a provincial inquiry will be held into the tragedy.
Losses in Country Harbour, Boylston
Whether small town or big city, the closure of any business is always a blow to the people who call themselves customers. This past month has seen a number of local business closures, starting with Central Building Supply in West Cooks Cove.
Seizing a window of opportunity
GUYSBOROUGH – Melford International Terminal, with its partner SSA Marine, is taking steps to prepare for possible construction of the $300 million facility at the Strait of Canso later this year. The company recently issued a “Request for Qualifications” for engineering and design work for the terminal.
GUYSBOROUGH – Guysborough council was disappointed to learn this week that the Town of Antigonish voted against a proposed $5,000 contribution to the Chedabucto Lifestyle Complex in the Municipality of the District of Guysborough.
It was a busy time of year, but on December, 22 people from all over Guysborough County came to the village of Guysborough for an important funding announcement made by Guysborough – Eastern Shore – Tracadie MLA Lloyd Hines.
Year in Review
2017 was a very busy and productive year in MODG with the following highlights:
Year in Review
2017 was a busy year for the Municipality of the District of St. Mary's: