Broadband Projects from Develop Nova Scotia

See when your community upgrades are expected to be completed (as a side note, work is getting done faster than they anticipate):

1)     Baddeck – Includes Hunters Mountain, Middle River, Big Baddeck, Baddeck Bridge, Forks Baddeck, MacAulays Hill, Plaster Mines, Big Hill, St Anns, Big Harbour, South Haven

Anticipated Completion: January-March 2022* subject to change

Coverage Map:

2)     Boularderie – Includes Boularderie, Millville Boularderie, Ross Ferry, Dalem Lake, Big Bras d’Or, Boularderie East, Big Bank.

Anticipated Completion: June 2021* subject to change

Coverage Maps:

Big Bras D’Or:

Kempt Head:


Ross Ferry: s/community/Ross-Ferry-278-Prems-V2.pdf

3)     Dingwall – Includes Cape North, Capstick, Meat Cove, Bay Saint Lawrence, South Harbour

Anticipated Completion: April 2021* subject to change

Coverage map:

4)     Ingonish – Includes Ingonish, Ingonish Ferry, Ingonish Centre, Ingonish Beach

Anticipated Completion: May-July 2021*

Coverage map:

5)     Neils Harbour – Includes Neils Harbour, New Haven

Anticipated Completion: December 2021-February 2022*

Coverage map:

6)     St. Anns – Includes Wreck Cove, Birch Plain, Breton Cove, Indian Brook, Tarbotvale, Tarbot, North River Bridge, Harbourview, MacLeods Point, Jersey Cove, Englishtown

Anticipated Completion: August-October 2022*

Coverage map:

7)     Whycocomagh – Includes Skye Glen, Bucklaw, Aberdeen, South Cove, Hazeldale, Little Narrows, Orangedale, Blue Mills, Melford. River Denys, Estmere, West Alba, Militia Point, Malagawatch, Marble Mountain, Big Harbour Island

Anticipated Completion: August-October 2022**

Coverage map:

Still no confirmed timelines for the following areas. These are under development. Check DevelopNS website for the most up-to-date info.

1)     Scope Expansion – Baddeck – Includes: Crescent Grove, Baddeck Bay, Long Hill, Beinn Bhreagh

Coverage Map(s) Currently In Development.

2)     Scope Expansion – Iona – Includes: Plaster Cove, Barra Glen, McKinnons Harbour, Ottawa Brook, Red Point, Jamesville, Iona, Highland Hill, St. Columba, Grass Cove, Gillis Point

Coverage Map(s) Currently In Development.

Scope Expansion – Bouladerie – Includes: New Harris Forks, New Campbellton, Cape Dauphin, New Harris Settlement

Coverage Map(s) Currently In Development.

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