Port Hawkesbury Active Transportation:

The objective of the Port Hawkesbury Active Transportation Plan is to create a safe and inclusive network for year-round travel by nonvehicular means within the Town of Port Hawkesbury and to make the residents of Port Hawkesbury aware of the Active Transportation options available, and facilitate their decision to use those options.

Strait Area Transit

Strait Area Transit is a unique, community based public transportation model serving the Strait Area.  Strait Area Transit is a non-profit charitable organization made up of a volunteer board of directors, partners and sponsoring organization.  There goal is to provide all inclusive, accessible, and affordable transportation to all the residents of the Strait Area.  For more information on Strait Area Transit, including their schedule and rates, please go to:   Strait Area Transit

Allan J. MacEachern Aiport

Port Hawkesbury Airport

The Port Hawkesbury Airport

The Port Hawkesbury Airport is located approximately 8 km. north of the Port Hawkesbury town limits & just off the Trans Canada Highway No. 105 on Airport Road.  The airport is open year round & welcomes local as well as visiting pilots & passengers & the general public.

The Town of Port Hawkesbury owns the airport & is assisted financially & administratively in its operation by the neighboring municipalities of Antigonish County, Inverness County, District of Guysborough, Richmond County & the Town of Mulgrave.

Taxi Service & Car Rental

Dave's Taxi   (902) 631-1510
Harper's Taxi   (902) 625-1434

National Car Rental   (902) 625-2951

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May 24, 2022
Community Clean-up, Saturday May 28th
Community Clean-up Event - Saturday, May 28th from 10am to 12pm. Beginning at Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre.   Clear bags, gloves...

May 13, 2022
Special Public Meeting of Council - May 26 - 5:30pm - Shannon Studio
    There will be a Special Public Meeting of Council held on May 26th at 5:30 in the Shannon Studio . If you would like to...

May 09, 2022
2022 Volunteer Representative Nomination Form

May 06, 2022
Public Meeting of Council -May 10th 2022
There will be a Public Meeting of Council on Tuesday, May 10th, 2022 at 7pm in the Shannon Studio.  If you wish to attend/view virtually...