The Village of Greenwood would like to extend greetings to our residents and a warm welcome to all newcomers to the area. Please feel free to visit our village office at 904 Central Avenue, the staff is more than happy to serve you.
Located on Route 201 and just 3 kilometres off the 101 Highway, south through the Village of Kingston, can be found the thriving community of Greenwood, home to the largest Air Force Base in Atlantic Canada.
The Greenwood Military Aviation Museum is a must for anyone with ties to the military who may be traveling throughout the area. Greenwood Mall has over 50 shops to choose from, including Roo's a giant indoor play area for children, as well as the attached strip mall anchored by Walmart. Recreation activities are available through 14 Wing Community Centre on Church Street which operates the outdoor pool and playground. The Fitness and Sport Centre on the Base is accessible to the public for a membership fee. Many recreational activities are available through various clubs at 14 Wing Greenwood.
WHEREAS, the week of May 30th - June 5th, 2021 is recognized as Access Awareness Week; and
Access Awareness Week aims to celebrate achievements made both by and for persons with disabilities in the areas of accessibility, transportation, housing, employment, recreation, education and communication; and
This is the 34th year that this public awareness initiative has taken place in Nova Scotia; and
Access Awareness Week promotes the inclusion of all Nova Scotians with disabilities as full citizens within our communities; and
Through public awareness, community partnerships and education, this campaign aims to foster an environment of equal participation for persons with disabilities within The Village of Greenwood.
THEREFORE, be it resolved that I, Brian Banks on behalf of The Village of Greenwood, do hereby proclaim May 30th - June 5th, 2021 as "Access Awareness Week" in The Village of Greenwood.
Dated at Greenwood, Nova Scotia
This 30th day of May 2021.
Chair, Village of Greenwood Commission
Our world is changing, and Kings County is changing with it.
The Municipality of Kings has published 'draft for consultation' planning policies and zoning maps that guide where and how development takes place.