West Hants is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of transportation systems that are owned by the Municipality, while the remaining roads and sidewalks are managed by the Province (Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal (TIR)). If you have any questions or concerns pertaining to Provincial-owned transportation systems, please contact TIR at 1-902-757-2929.
All roads in Hantsport are owned by the municipality, with the exception of Pleasant Street, Tannery Road, Bog Road, and Bishopville Road. These streets are split between the County and Department of Transportation. Please call for more details.
In addition to the roads, the Municipality provides and maintains sidewalks in the more densely populated areas. The sidewalks receive routine maintenance and replacing when necessary. The roads that are maintained by the Public Works Department also receive routine maintenance, such as grading, culvert replacement and signage repairs to name a few. The Municipality provides snow removal and salting/sanding during the winter on both its roads and sidewalks.