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Off-highway Vehicles Trails Designation

made under subsection 12D(1) of the

Off-highway Vehicles Act

R.S.N.S. 1989, c. 323

N.S. Reg. 176/2018 (effective October 1, 2018 to October 1, 2021)



I, Iain Rankin, Minister of Lands and Forestry for the Province of Nova Scotia, pursuant to subsection 12D(1) of Chapter 323 of the Revised Statutes of Nova Scotia, 1989, the Off-highway Vehicles Act (the “Act”) and in accordance with Section 4 of the Off-highway Vehicles Designated Trails and Trail Permits Regulations made under the Act, hereby designate portions of public highways located on lands owned by Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Nova Scotia, under the administration and control of the Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal, at various locations in the Province of Nova Scotia shown in bold line on the maps attached as Schedules “A”, “B”, “C”, “D”, “E” and “F”, filed at the Department of Lands and Forestry, as off-highway vehicle trails for the purpose of the Off-highway Vehicle Pilot Project Regulations made under the Motor Vehicle Act.


This designation is effective on October 1, 2018, and expires on October 1, 2021, unless the designation is revoked at an earlier time.


Dated and made September 28, 2018, at Halifax Regional Municipality, Province of Nova Scotia.


sgd: Iain Rankin

Honourable Iain Rankin

Minister of Lands and Forestry



Schedule A


Sherbrooke Area


Two portions of public highway designated:

 

1.       Beginning at the intersection of the existing trail with Highway 7 near Guysborough County at coordinates East 579559, North 4999516; then east along Highway 7 for 490 m to its intersection with Main Street; then northeast along Main Street for 635 m to its intersection with Old Road Hill; then northeast along Old Road Hill for 100 m to its intersection with the existing trail.

 

2.       Beginning at the intersection of Highway 7 and Main Street; then southwest along Main Street to its intersection with Court Street; then east along Court Street for 90 m to coordinates East 579965, North 4999086.


(Coordinates are Universal Transverse Mercator (“UTM”) map coordinates taken from Google Earth.)


OHV pilot project map of Sherbrooke area

Schedule B


Weymouth Area


Beginning at the intersection of the existing trail on the former rail bed with Highway 1, North of Weymouth, Digby County, at coordinates East 261483, North E [sic] 4921956; then along Highway 1 for 810 m to its intersection with Route 340, Weymouth Falls Road; then west along Highway 1 for 1060 m to its intersection with the existing trail on the former rail bed at coordinates East 737944 North 4921282.


(Coordinates are Universal Transverse Mercator (“UTM”) map coordinates taken from Google Earth.)

OHV pilot project map of Weymouth area


Schedule C


New Germany Area


Beginning at the intersection of the trail on the former rail bed with Maple Drive, New Germany (near Fire Hall), Lunenburg County, at coordinates East 363164, North 4934130; then southwest, crossing Highway 10 and continuing on Highway 10 for 210 m to its intersection with Varner Road at coordinates East 363012, North 4934000.


(Coordinates are Universal Transverse Mercator (“UTM”) map coordinates taken from Google Earth.)


OHV pilot project map of New Germany area



Schedule D


Porters Lake Area


Beginning at a point on Myra Road, Porters Lake, Halifax County, at coordinates East 469553, North 4961722; then north 110 m to the intersection with the existing trail at coordinates East 469608, North 4961806.


(Coordinates are Universal Transverse Mercator (“UTM”) map coordinates taken from Google Earth.)


OHV pilot project map of Porters Lake area



Schedule E


Walton Area


Two portions of public highways designated:

 

1.       Beginning at the intersection of the existing trail with Bancroft Road near Walton, Hants County, at coordinates East 420682, North 5008242; then north along Bancroft Road for 250 m to its intersection with Shore Road; then along Shore Road for 375 m to its intersection with Route 215; then northeast along Route 215 for 365 m to its intersection with Walton Woods Road; then east along Walton Woods Road for 1340 m to its intersection with McBurney Road; then along McBurney Road for 1600 m to coordinates at East 424055, North 5008790.

2.       Beginning at the intersection of Route 215 and Walton Woods Road; then northwest along Route 215 for 290 m to its intersection with Odd Fellows Hall Road at coordinates East 421023, North 5009038.


(Coordinates are Universal Transverse Mercator (“UTM”) map coordinates taken from Google Earth.)

OHV pilot project map of Walton area

 

Schedule F


Gabarus Area


Beginning at the intersection of a K-class road with Oceanview Road at coordinates East 720627, North 5084878; then south along Oceanview Road for 2822 m to its intersection with Route 327; then south along Route 327 for 2667 m to its intersection with a Crown road at coordinates East 718244, North 5080351.


(Coordinates are Universal Transverse Mercator (“UTM”) map coordinates taken from Google Earth.)

OHV pilot project map of Gabarus area

 


Legislative History
Reference Tables

Off-highway Vehicles Trails Designation

N.S. Reg. 176/2018

Off-highway Vehicles Act

Note:  The information in these tables does not form part of the regulations and is compiled by the Office of the Registrar of Regulations for reference only.

Source Law

The current consolidation of the Off-highway Vehicles Trails Designation made under the Off-highway Vehicles Act includes all of the following regulations:

N.S.
Regulation

In force
date*

How in force

Royal Gazette
Part II Issue

176/2018

Oct 1, 2018 to Oct 1, 2021

date specified

Oct 12, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The following regulations are not yet in force and are not included in the current consolidation:

N.S.
Regulation

In force
date*

How in force

Royal Gazette
Part II Issue

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*See subsection 3(6) of the Regulations Act for rules about in force dates of regulations.

Amendments by Provision

ad. = added
am. = amended

fc. = fee change
ra. = reassigned

rep. = repealed
rs. = repealed and substituted

Provision affected

How affected

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Note that changes to headings are not included in the above table.

Editorial Notes and Corrections:

 

Note

Effective
date

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Repealed and Superseded:

N.S.
Regulation

Title

In force
date

Repealed
date

 

 

 

 

Note:  Only regulations that are specifically repealed and replaced appear in this table.  It may not reflect the entire history of regulations on this subject matter.