Occupy activists settle in at Grand Parade
Day 3 of the Occupy Nova Scotia pr Air Max otest brought cold rain then sunshine for demonstrators still camped out at Grand Parade.
About 300 protesters attended a rally to mark the beginning of the Occupy Nova Scotia movement on Saturday at the site next to Halifax City Hall. Yesterday, about a dozen tents remained on Grand Parade.
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They also have tarps over an area of small tents, which some organizers jokingly referred to as low income housing area.
One squatter said they were crisis mode when the amphitheatre, housing tarps and tents blew down in the wind yesterday.
That prompted occupiers to find sand bags to make their shelter sturdier.
tents are good for this kind of weather, some aren said Struan Ford, who has also been occupying the area since Saturday. if we are able to get some good shelters and heat sources we can stay as long as we need to.