What you had to say at Speaking Up

During each of the Speaking Up events, CBC Mainstreet recorded what you had to say, sharing some of that content throughout the next week on the show. Want to hear what was said in other locations? Check out the links below!


On June 1 we met in Sydney at the Chapel at New Dawn Centre for Social Innovation for an event hosted by Wendy Bergfeldt. Here are some of the audio clips shared on Mainstreet Cape Breton. 

Mainstreet Cape Breton - Part 1

Mainstreet Cape Breton - Part 2

Mainstreet Cape Breton - Part 3


Bob Murphy joined us in Digby on June 7th to host a conversation at the NSCC Digby Learning Centre. Check out their insights:

Highlights from Engage Nova Scotia event in Digby 

Pictou County

We went to Stellarton on June 14 with Bob Murphy, host of Mainstreet Halifax. This is what has been shared online.

Pictou County's quality of life is great, but is it enough?

Amalgamation a no go, but more cooperation still required


With several partners from around Halifax, we hosted a Youth focused event at the Museum of Natural History on June 20. Here's what our future leaders had to say:

Double the trouble for young Nova Scotians who are visible minorities

Have some Nova Scotians internalized a 'have not' attitude?


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