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Recent Kentville News
Posted on February 16, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 16, 2017
RE: Kentville Hosting 85th Apple Blossom Events
KENTVILLE, NOVA SCOTIA – The Town of Kentville received notice today from the Apple Blossom Festival’s Vice President & Publicity (Interim President), Alxys Chamberlain that the Grand Street Parade will be relocated to the Village of New Minas. Read More »
Posted on February 6, 2017
Kentville weekend of winter is a great time to get outside in the middle of February and enjoy the beautiful, fun winter adventures right in Kentville! This year, our Weekend of Winter also includes the first ever Miners Marsh Pond Hockey Classic! Register here for the tournament on February 18th.
For more details, visit our Facebook events page!
Posted on February 6, 2017
The Town of Kentville is now accepting applications for leadership candidates to represent the Town in the Apple Blossom Festival as well as parades, events and meetings throughout the year. Read More »
Posted on January 24, 2017
This January, the Town of Kentville would like to recognize Ben Hewins for outstanding achievements in the sport of cycling! In 2016 he raced in over 15 events and had many 1st and 2nd place finishes. Ben is currently living in Girona, Spain training with other international teams through the winter. He is working hard and his Kentville community is behind him all the way! Read More »
Posted on December 21, 2016
The Town of Kentville received an early Christmas present this month in the form of a donation of a well-known downtown landmark building. The estate of the late Doug Macdonald donated the building at 34 Cornwallis, also known locally as the “Calkin Building” to the Town of Kentville with the idea that the Town could best facilitate its future use. Read More »
Posted on December 12, 2016
17 year old Pettet from Kentville will play for Canada at next month’s world under-18 hockey championship. Read More »
Posted on November 29, 2016
Town Council is considering amendments to Chapter 96 Special Events Bylaw. The proposed amendments would allow those properties permitted to host Special Events subject to the Special Events Bylaw and Land Use Bylaw to host 30 events annually Read More »
Posted on November 18, 2016
The Town of Kentville wishes to remind residents that on December 1st, winter parking regulations come into effect, and remain in effect until April 1st 2017. You can view all the regulations including the “obstruction during snow removal” policy in the notices section of the Kentville website.
Posted on November 10, 2016
Your opportunity to influence the service in your community! The following advisory committees and commissions are seeking citizen appointees to fill current vacancies.
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Posted on October 18, 2016
Today marks the release of CFIB’s 9th annual report: Entrepreneurial Communities: Canada’s top places to start and grow businesses in 2016 – which ranks the most entrepreneurial cities. Mayor David Corkum is very pleased to announce that Kentville has placed 7th overall! Read More »