Nearby Communities

Municipality of the County of ColchesterCounty of Colchester
Colchester is nestled at the head of the world famous Bay of Fundy and is strategically located at the junction of Highway 102 and the Trans-Canada Highway.

Bible Hill LogoVillage of Bible Hill
The Village of Bible Hill is located across the Salmon River from the Town of Truro in Colchester County, Nova Scotia. The Village was incorporated in 1953 and today, with a population of over 5,000, Bible Hill is a vibrant, primarily residential community.

MillbrookFN LOGOMillbrook First Nation
The Millbrook First Nation is a Mi'kmaq community located within the Town of Truro, positioned in the Hub of Nova Scotia.

stewiacke logoTown of Stewiacke
Stewiacke is a town located in southern Colchester County, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Tatamagouche AerialVillage of Tatamagouche
This quaint, little village radiates a palpable artistic and historical ambiance. In keeping with modern times, however, Tatamagouche is also a progressive and diversified community, boasting an impressive number of businesses and services.

 

Education & Culture

ccrsb logoChignecto Central Regional School Board
The Chignecto-Central Regional School Board (CCRSB) is comprised of 17 board members and 2,700 staff, all striving to provide a well-rounded education for over 20,000 students in grades Primary to 12.

Truro Elementary logoTruro Elementary School
With over 80 nationalities and 50 different home languages, this is a truly international school. Children at this school enjoy a richly multicultural environment which gives them a breadth of perspective that makes for global mindedness.

Ecole acadienne de TruroÉcole Acadienne de Truro
L'École Acadienne de Truro a pour mission d'offrir une éducation de qualité dans une communauté francophone qui valorise l’épanouissement de chaque individu en créant un sentiment d’appartenance.

Truro Junior High logoTruro Jr. High School
Our Mission is to provide a student-centered learning environment which encourages growth, responsibility, and the achievement of individual potential.

Cobequid Educational CentreCobequid Educational Centre
We are proud of our rich history of academic, extracurricular, athletic, and artistic programs designed to benefit and advance student curricular and extracurricular achievements. There is something for each and every student at Cobequid Educational Centre.

marigold logoMarigold Cultural Centre
The Centre houses a 208-seat theatre, a small art gallery, a workshop space for arts-in-education programming, a sports heritage hall, a boardroom, a concession area, and offices. With the strong support of the community and various organizations, the Marigold Cultural Centre provides a variety of cultural programming to a large number of Truro-area residents, while also providing a major downtown focus for economic development.

NSCC logoNSCC - Truro Campus
Truro campus offers a full range of programs each year. Davis Hall, located onsite, offers a student residence, daycare and a pre-school. An open, light-filled atrium, affectionately called "The Peak", is where students hang out and study. For those who like a bit more physical activity, there is a fully-equipped NSCC Sport and Wellness Centre, and access to 566 acres of forest with walking trails.

Government and Business

Downtown Truro PartnershipDowntown Truro Partnership
The Downtown Truro Partnership will research, develop, implement, facilitate and promote initiatives, utilizing key partnerships to enhance sustainable growth and development of the Urban Regional Core as an exceptional destination for business, residents and visitors.

UNSMUnion of Nova Scotia Municipalities
The Union of Nova Scotia Municipalities (UNSM) Represents the provincial interests of local governments and acts as their spokesperson

FCM Federation of Canadian MunicipalitiesFederation of Canadian Municipalities
The Federation of Canadian Municipalities is the national voice of municipal government, representing 90 per cent of Canada's municipal population.

Nova ScotiaProvince of Nova Scotia
Official website for the Government of Nova Scotia.

NS legislatureMLA for Truro-Bible Hill
Lenore Zann was first elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in 2009 as MLA for Truro-Bible Hill-Millbrook-Salmon River.

Canada GovernmentGovernment of Canada
The Government of Canada is the federal administration of Canada.

parliament of canada logoMP for Cumberland—Colchester
Bill Casey was elected MP for Cumberland-Colchester during the 42nd general election on October 19th, 2015.

Chamber of CommerceTruro & Colchester Chamber of Commerce
The Chamber of Commerce is proud of its position as a strong community supporter. It supports an ongoing number of community initiatives including the Festival of Lights, the new Central Nova Civic Centre and others. Our role is to enhance our entire community through the development of a vibrant business sector.

 

Travel & Tourism

Tourism NSTourism Nova Scotia
Located in eastern Canada and almost completely surrounded by ocean, the province of Nova Scotia is a place where you can feel your pace fall in sync with the rhythm of the sea, as the clean salt air breathes life into an afternoon. Immerse yourself in culture that ranges from traditional to avant-garde, from bagpipes to world-class golf.

 

Community

recc logoRath Eastlink Community Centre
As a recreation and event facility, RECC is a source of community pride, recognized as a progressive and innovative leader promoting accessibility, social and fiscal responsibility, and excellence in service delivery in the pursuit of enhanced community health and vitality.

logo CCFTFrancophone Community Centre of Truro (CCFT)
The Francophone Community Centre of Truro, incorporated in 2007, was founded by a group of citizens within the region. The Centre offers educational, social and cultural activities in French for the French-speaking community in Truro, Colchester and Northern Nova Scotia, and provides a forum for the community to gather and exchange ideas.

Truro Farmers' Market
In its 37th season, the Truro Farmers Market is home to over 40 vendors each Saturday 8am – 1pm. Located in the historic fire hall building, the market is a vibrant gathering place in the heart of the community.

Rotary Club TruroRotary Club of Truro
The Rotary Club of Truro has been part of the fabric of the community of Truro as well as the network of Rotary Clubs around the world since 1926. In addition to providing assistance to countless individuals with special needs for medical treatment or equipment over the years, the Club has continued to focus on the needs of children with disabilities.

 

Contact Us

  • 695 Prince Street, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N1G5
  • 902-895-4484
  • 902-893-0501