About Open Hearth Park

Media Advisory
Nova Scotia Lands Inc.

January 5, 2021: As a result of recent electrical outages in the area, damage has been sustained to the electrical infrastructure in Open Hearth Park in Sydney.

As a result of this situation all trails in Open Hearth Park will be closed at dusk daily, effective immediately, until further notice. Without sufficient lighting it has been determined that the trails would not be safe for users after dusk. It is expected the work will take up to one week to complete.

For additional information:

Trish Smith, Communications Strategist
trish.smith@novascotia.ca 902-229-8862

Open Hearth Park is located in Harbourside Commercial Park in the city of Sydney, Nova Scotia. The park was designed as a park facility for people of all ages. Paved pathways wind through the park providing excellent areas for recreational walking. For runners and bikers the park offers a variety of trails that can serve as training facility where organized runs could be hosted. Natural open spaces provide areas of recreation for families and sports enthusiasts. Explore the features of Open Hearth Park and plan a day trip! The park is open from dawn till dusk.