Encompassing 80 communities & a population of approximately 26,000+, District 2 begins at the Westphal – Lawrencetown boundary, and continues east along Highway 7 – Eastern Shore until it meets the Guysborough County Line.
Starting at the community boundary between Westphal and Lawrencetown; Cherry Brook and North/East Preston (as accepted at the date of the NSUARB decision) the district extends along Highway 7 including the communities of North and East Preston, Lawrencetown, East Lawrencetown, Mineville, Lake Echo, Middle & West Porters Lake, Porters Lake, Conrod Settlement, Three Fathom Harbour, Lower Three Fathom Harbour, Seaforth, Grand Desert, HeadlWestiEast & Lower East Chezzetcook, Musquodoboit Harbour and East & West Petpeswick.
The district continues along the Eastern Shore to HRM’s furthest easterly most boundary with Guysborough County and includes the communities of Barkhouse Settlement, Beaver Dam, Beaver Harbour, Beech Hill, Clam Bay, Clam Harbour, Debaies Cove, East Jeddore, East Quoddy, East Ship Harbour, Ecum Secum, Ecum Secum West, Gaetz Brook, Governor Lake, Harrigan Cove, Hartlin Settlement, Head of Jeddore, Jacket Lake, Lake Charlotte, Liscomb Sanctuary, Little Harbour, Lochaber Mines, Lower Ship Harbour, Malay Falls, Marinette, Mitchell Bay, Moosehead, Mooseland, Moser River, Murphy Cove, Mushaboom, Myers Point, Necum Teuch, Ostrea Lake, Owls Head, Oyster Pond, Pace Settlement, Pleasant Harbour, Pleasant Point, Popes Harbour; Port Dufferin, Rjver Lake, Salmon River Bridge, Sheet Harbour, Sheet Harbour Passage, Ship Harbour, Smiths Settlement, Sober Island, Southwest Cove, Spry Bay, Tangier, Third Lake, Trafalgar, Upper Lakeville, Watt Section, West Jeddore, and West Quoddy.
LENGTH OF HRM DISTRICT 2
Councillor Hendsbee's District 2 Office
Middle Porters Lake
West Porters Lake
Three Fathom Harbour
Lower Three Fathom Harbour
Lower East Chezzetcook
East Ship Harbour
Ecum Secum West
Head of Jeddore
Lower Ship Harbour
Salmon River Bridge
Sheet Harbour Passage
|EAST SHIP HARBOUR||105|
|ECUM SECUM WEST||60|
|HEAD OF CHEZZETCOOK||480|
|HEAD OF JEDDORE||480|
|LOWER EAST CHEZZETCOOK||240|
|LOWER SHIP HARBOUR||109|
|LOWER THREE FATHOM HARBOUR||16|
|MIDDLE PORTERS LAKE||105|
|SALMON RIVER BRIDGE||64|
|SHEET HARBOUR PASSAGE||60|
|THREE FATHOM HARBOUR||220|
|WEST PORTERS LAKE||686|
|WESTPHAL – Little Salmon River||190|
TOTAL POPULATION OF HRM DISTRICT 2 : PRESTON - CHEZZETCOOK - EASTERN SHORE
Councillor Hendsbee comes from a large family and understands the value of staying connected with family and friends; therefore there are few meetings, events or community gatherings that occur without his participation.
Councillor Hendsbee has over a decade of experience as a Municipal Councillor.
Congratulations to the the folks at Natural Forces and Enercon on the official grand opening of the Gaetz Brook Wind Turbine. Very cool stuff! June 13 2015
Councillors on the Hot Seat with Rick Howe. Topics included Halifax Water NSURB decision and the HRM regional plan review
NSCC broadcast student Robbie Riley with Councillor David Hendsbee at 105-9 Seaside FM – December 2013
On hand celebrating Jane MacDonald fortieth birthday for the second time Happy 80th – Great time with family and friends at the Lake Echo Community Centre – May 2016
Halifax Regional Municipality
Councillor - Le Conseiller - Comhairlaiche - Wunaqapeme'j
District 2 : Preston - Chezzetcook - Eastern Shore
District Office Address:
P.O. Box 2 - Musquodoboit Harbour, NS