Pending storm causes local cancellations on Thursday

There are school closures in the region on Thursday.

The CCRSB says all schools in the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board, including those in Cumberland, Colchester and Pictou Counties along with the Municipality of East Hants, are closed Thursday.

All classes have also been cancelled at Colchester Christian Academy, École acadienne de Truro is closed, and Bridgeway Academy. 

Also, NSCC Truro, NSCC Pictou, and NSCC Cumberland campuses are closed as well as the Amherst Learning Centre. 

All schools in the Halifax Regional School Board are also closed due to the weather warnings for the region.

Dalhousie Agricultural Campus is open Thursday morning with another update on weather-related impacts expected by 10 a.m

Garbage and compost collection in the Town of Truro has been cancelled and rescheduled for Saturday.

In the Municipality of East Hants, solid waste collection staff are working to collect materials before the storm arrives. Should weather conditions become unsafe, collection will be suspended.

The Nova Scotia Health Authority is reminding the public to visit their website for the most up-to-date information on facility, program and service closures.

There are many flight delays and cancellations at the Halifax Stanfield International Airport due to weather. Check your flight status before heading to the airport.

For a full list of closures click on the cancellations section of our website.