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Honourable Keith Colwell

Colwell, Hon. Keith

The Honourable Keith Colwell was first elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly as MLA for Eastern Shore in 1993 and was re-elected in 1998. He was then elected as MLA for Preston in 2003, re-elected in 2006 and 2009 and again in 2013 and 2017 as MLA for Preston-Dartmouth.

He has served as Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture and Minister of Consumer Services as well as holding many other cabinet posts.

Keith has owned and operated a manufacturing company for 19 years. He was elected to the Halifax Regional Municipal Council to represent District 3, Preston/Porter's Lake in 1999 and was re-elected by acclamation in 2000.

Constituency Party Start Date
Preston-Dartmouth Liberal 2013
Preston Liberal 2003 - 2013
Eastern Shore Liberal 1993 - 1999

Current cabinet responsibilities

Contact details

Constituency office

Civic address:
2345 Highway #7
P.O. Box 1 Comp 4
East Preston, NS
B2Z 1G6

Phone: 902-433-1494
Fax: 902-435-1712

Business address

Department of Agriculture
6th floor (Suite 605), WTCC
1800 Argyle Street P.O. Box 2223
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3J 3C4

Phone: (902) 424-4388
Fax: (902) 424-0699

Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture
6th floor (Suite 607), WTCC
1800 Argyle Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3J 2R5

Phone: (902) 424-8953
Fax: (902) 428-3145

Maps and History

Constituency History
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