The Latest News

23
June
2017

Downtown Halifax Business Commission (DHBC) is pleased to announce the 2017-2018 Board of Directors. The new Board of Directors was voted in by DHBC members during its Annual General Meeting on June 22 in a packed room at The Discovery Centre.

07
June
2017

A record amount of garbage was collected by volunteers yesterday in Downtown Halifax. There were 35 teams with a total of 158 volunteers that collected 53 bags of garbage, 37 bags of recycling, and 16 bags of compost and many “interesting” objects throughout Downtown Halifax while participating in the 23rd Annual Clean Sweep, presented by Downtown Halifax Business Commission (DHBC).

06
June
2017

On Wednesday, June 7, Downtown Halifax will be filled with 40 teams with a total of over 220 volunteers, representing 28 local businesses and organizations sweeping the streets and painting picnic tables for the 23rd Annual Clean Sweep. Four teams will also be painting four picnic tables that will be added to the 45 painted picnic tables already placed in Downtown Halifax.

26
May
2017

Pick up free books or drop off your extras at one of three Little Free Libraries built in Downtown Halifax recently, courtesy of The Word on the Street.

26
May
2017

Starfish Properties is pleased to announce one of their latest projects. Partnering with Downtown Halifax Business Commission (DHBC), the installation of LED façade lighting to both 1549 Barrington Street and 1652-1656 Barrington Street is now complete.

27
April
2017

Do you have a unique, creative idea to make Downtown Halifax even more beautiful? Downtown Halifax Business Commission can give you money to make it happen.