Municipality of East Hants announce death of Councillor Cyril McDonald

The Municipality of East Hants have announced the death of Councillor Cyril McDonald of Mount Uniacke.

First elected in 2012, McDonald most recently served as a member of the Nominating, Fire Advisory and Executive Committees of Council, and member of the Colchester-East Hants Library Board.

The Municipality has lowered the flags to half-mast at the Lloyd E. Matheson Centre in Elmsdale to honour McDonald, with the Warden, council, and staff extending their condolences to his family.

Warden Jim Smith says, "Cyril served his community with great enthusiasm and took his responsibility as an elected official very seriously."