• Campers should start thinking about their next outdoor adventure at one of Nova Scotia’s 20 camping parks. Reservations for the 2020 camping season will open April 2 and 3. A schedule of which campgrounds open for reservations on which day is posted on the provincial......

  • The Home Energy Assistance Top-up (HEAT) Fund will soon be open for the 2020 season. For 20 years, the former Good Neighbour Energy Fund (the GNEF), now called the HEAT Fund, has helped keep thousands of individuals and families across Nova Scotia warm during the......

  • Government will provide drinking water to 324 public schools in January, until lead testing in all schools can be completed. These include 284 schools not yet tested for lead and 40 schools that have been tested and require drinking water. “We don’t want families to......

  • Nova Scotians will have more options to access the care they need under a new agreement with pharmacists. Under the agreement the province will cover the costs of prescribing more medication and refilling certain prescriptions. Two agreements between the government and the Pharmacy Association of......


Patricia was first elected MLA for Fairview-Clayton Park in 2013 and was re-elected in 2017. She has served in various committee roles and is a member of the provincial cabinet serving as Minister of Internal Services and Communications Nova Scotia.


Fairview-Clayton Park is a new district, formed as part of the Electoral Boundary Review in 2012. It consists of areas previously a part of Halifax Fairview, Halifax Chebucto, and Halifax Clayton Park. Patricia is the first elected member to serve this constituency.


Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabAs of today, April 7, Nova Scotia has 310 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Seventeen new cases were identified Monday, April 6. As reported earlier today, the province has also recorded its first death. The QEII… hours ago 0 1
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabOur 2nd FREE Square Roots Fairview/Clayton Park Bundle initiative will be Thursday, April 9th from 6:00-7:00 at Centennial Arena. Just in time for the long weekend!🐰🐣 We will happily promote your business. Just reach… hours ago 0 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabAs of today, April 6, Nova Scotia has 293 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Thirty-one new cases were identified Sunday, April 5. The QEII Health Sciences Centre's microbiology lab completed 650 Nova Scotia tests on… day ago 0 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @StephenMcNeil: The reckless & selfish need to stop thinking about themselves & think about everyone else. Many Nova Scotians have been…2 days ago 67 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @StephenMcNeil: Nova Scotia now has community spread of #COVID19NS. This weekend, we reported the highest number of daily cases to date.…2 days ago 161 0