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Welcome To Port Hawkesbury

Port Hawkesbury is a town located on the southwestern end of Cape Breton Island, on the north shore of the Strait of Canso in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia.  The Town was originally named Ship Harbour (after the harbour which it is located) and is largely a service centre for western Cape Breton Island. Many of its residents work in large industries in an industrial park located in the adjacent community of Point Tupper, Richmond Country.

Port Hawkesbury is a major service centre, located on the beautiful Strait of Canso, and offers a unique blend of economic, cultural and lifestyle opportunities to those living and visiting the area. 

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April 26, 2017
Port Hawkesbury Airport - Press Release
April 24, 2017 The Town of Port Hawkesbury is very pleased to be working with Celtic Air Services on the development of an innovative partnership....
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April 26, 2017
Paperless Billing
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April 25, 2017
Community Litter Clean-Up
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April 19, 2017
Residential Curbside Spring Clean-up- Monday, June 5, 2017
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