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MRWA is hosting a Clean Leadership Intern

MRWA will be one of the host organisations for the 2019 Clean Leadership program. To find out more and apply to the position click here. Our Intern will be joining the MRWA Trail Crew as well as working on some fun summer events. Applications close March […]

Event volunteers wanted!

Event volunteers wanted!

MRWA is planning a fundraising event to support the McIntosh Run Singletrack Trails project this fall and we need your help. We will be organising a night of music, socialising, and a silent auction. If you’re trying to get more involved in your community and […]

Support recreational trails in Halifax!

Do you enjoy hiking, biking, running and snowshoeing on trails? Do you want more recreational trails in Halifax? Contact your Councillor to express the importance of trails in your life, and that you want Halifax to put money into recreational trails!

A coalition of community groups, including MRWA, has been working with HRM Parks and Recreation to establish funding for community-led trail building initiatives that would deliver cost-effective recreational trails in many communities. However, the proposed budget for 2019-2020 includes NOTHING to support these projects! Council will be considering the proposed budget on Tuesday December 4th, so it it is critical that you contact your Councillor today!

Here is some information on communicating with Regional Council:
https://www.halifax.ca/…/communicating-halifax-regional-cou…

The list of Councillors and contact info is here:
https://www.halifax.ca/city-hall/districts-councillors

Closure to part of the Community Trail

Closure to part of the Community Trail

The Roach’s Pond end of the McIntosh Run Community Trail will be closed while a new subdivision is being built.  The trail will be closed from the Roach’s Pond parking lot to just before the pedestrian bridge that connects to Alabaster Way. This portion of […]

Tips for responsible trail use

Tips for responsible trail use

We are really excited to see so many people out enjoying the McIntosh Run Singletrack Trails! Lets all be responsible trail users and good neighbours and do the following: Pack In, Pack Out – including picking up after your canine friends; Look and Listen for […]