What is the advantage of visiting, locating your family, and/or doing business on the South Shore of Nova Scotia, specifically within the Municipality of Chester? We offer advantages that just aren't available anywhere else,
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The Kaizer Meadow Eco-Industrial Park is being developed as a location of choice for green business. The Eco Park helps tenants improve their bottom line and shrink their environmental footprint.
How do we do that?
Benefits of locating in the Kaizer Meadow Eco-Industrial Park:
The Municipality of the District of Chester boasts a skilled workforce with a strong work ethic. Within an hour's drive, there is access to a labour pool of over 35,000 employed in over 9,000 businesses.
Five key workforce advantages to this area include:
To find out more information on our Workforce Advantages, see the Lunenburg-Queens-Shelburne Workforce Advantage. http://www.lunenburgdistrict.com/images/Labour-Profile_Lunenburg-Queens-Shelburne.pdf
In Nova Scotia, municipal property tax rates are applied to property assessment (based on market value) which can change from year to year. The convention is to express the tax rate as per $100 of assessment.
Of the 54 municipalities consisting of: 3 Regional Municipalities, 30 Towns and 21 municipalities, the Municipality of the District of Chester boasts the second lowest residential rate as well as the second lowest commercial rate.
Below is a table summarizing the rates for the municipalities in the County of Lunenburg as well as the neighbouring regional municipalities for 2013-2014:
|Lunenburg County Municipalities|
|Mahone Bay||Lunenburg||Bridgewater||Region of Queens||Halifax
* table reflects 2014-2015 tax rates for the Municipality of the District of Chester