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Madelyn LeMay, Director of Planning and Development

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Madelyn LeMay is responsible for the overall operation of the Department and providing professional planning advice to Council, Committees and staff. In particular, she advises Council on the preparation, review and amendment of planning documents, as well as any applications for development agreements.

Saira Shah, Planner

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Sara Poirier, Planner

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The Planners assist with research, development and implementation of planning policy. They prepare material and make recommendations regarding the review of the Municipal Planning Strategy, Land Use By-law and Subdivision By-law and make recommendations regarding applications for development agreements and amendments to planning documents. They respond to public inquiries regarding planning processes and planning matters in general.

Doug MacInnis, Development Officer

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Doug MacInnis is responsible for administering development agreements and the Land Use and Subdivision By-laws, as well as answering inquiries on zoning and property information, interpretation of the by-laws and planning matters in general. Doug is responsible for issuing development permits as required by the Land Use By-law.

Janet Redden, Development Officer

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Janet Redden assists with the duties of the Development Officer.

Tim Leslie, Senior Building Official/Fire Official

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Tim Leslie is responsible for administering and enforcing the provisions of the Nova Scotia Building Code Act and Regulations, the Building Code Act By-law, and the Nova Scotia Fire Safety Act and Regulations, and provides building and fire inspection services.

Jody den Haan, Building Official/Fire Official

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Tina McKay, Building Official

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The Building / Fire Officials assist the Senior Building and Fire Official in providing building and fire inspection services, processing applications, and issuing permits.

Tracy Babineau, Planning Technician/Civic Addressing Coordinator

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Tracy Babineau provides technical support to staff on planning matters and mapping. The Planning Technician supplies information to the public regarding property information, civic addressing and zoning, and is responsible for maintaining the Geographic Information System (GIS).

Hartley Atwell, Geographic Information Systems Technician

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Hartley Atwell is responsible for providing GIS support to all departments, committees and Council. Along with the creation/customizing of maps, she also gathers research, analyses data using GPS and works with the Planning Technician overseeing municipal geographic data and developing, using and maintaining the GIS database.

Christina Merry, Administrative Assistant

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Chris Merry is the first contact for most inquiries in the Planning and Development Department. She provides assistance to all Department staff, answers zoning, property information and general planning inquiries, and assists the public with applications for development permits, building permits and subdivision applications.