Summary: Dalhousie University Community Committee
1.) Membership changes
Jeff Lamb chaired on behalf of Vice-president Floyd Dykeman who was unable to attend. The
committee welcomed Nancy Tissington, Manager of the Spring Garden Business Association
and Sean Auld, the new central commander for HRP.
The committee also said goodbye and thank you to member, David Lemon for his contributions
over the past four years.
2.) Building/Facilities update
Jeff provided an overview on the current building projects. The Mona Campbell building (which
we're in tonight) was delivered on time and under budget and we're applying for LEED gold
LeMarchant Mixed-use Building: The bottom two floors with house, Black Student Services,
International Student Services, Recruitment, Health Services and Counseling Services. The top
five floors will be residence rooms.
There will be four houses removed prior to construction, we're aiming for demolition to start in
the summer. Jeff provided the artist renderings for the committee. Targeted opening: Academic
year of 2013
Ocean's Excellence Centre: It will be along Oxford Street. It is an addition to the LSC and is
positioned next to the NRC. This will house Doug Wallace, the Canada Research Chair in