Category Archives: Visioning

On February 6th, 2014, Councillors and senior staff from the Towns of Berwick, Kentville and Wolfville, the Municipality of Kings, Villages of Port Williams and New Minas, and 14 Wing Greenwood met to discuss regional planning.   The purpose of the meeting was … Continue reading

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The Municipality of Kings and the Towns of Berwick, Kentville and Wolfville are continuing to work together to plan as a region.   Stantec, the consultant who developed the Vision in Phase One of Kings 2050, has been awarded the contract … Continue reading

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On October 24, 2013 over 120 participants and facilitators met at NSCC Kingstec to learn from each other and to provide their viewpoints on issues related to energy conservation and generation in Kings County. Throughout the day there were some truly … Continue reading

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Kings County resident Warren Peck has recently released an energy discussion paper titled, “Review and Discussion Paper for a Comprehensive, Holistic Energy Plan for Kings County”. In this paper Mr. Peck gives a brief overview of Nova Scotia’s electrical system … Continue reading

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Thank you to everyone who attended the Kings 2050 Energy Forum on October 24th at NSCC Kingstec! With over 100 participants and a great deal of discussion and debate, it’s fair to say the day was a great success. We … Continue reading

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On April 17th 2013, over 70 participants from various organizations gathered in Kentville to discuss the potential for the Annapolis Valley Trail network. The presentations included lessons learned from a visit to the Great Allegheny Passage, and a story of a couple’s … Continue reading

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The Kings 2050 project has reached a major milestone with the Council for the Municipality of Kings’ endorsement of the “Kings 2050 Vision” and the “Shared Ideals for Drafting New Planning Documents”. Work can now begin in earnest on the drafting of … Continue reading

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A forum on housing “Building Prosperous Caring Communities” was held at the Louis Millet Centre, New Minas, on May 14th and 15th 2013.  More than 110 people were registered and participated in the day–and-a-half of presentations and discussion.  The initial … Continue reading

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As we previously posted, a group of Dalhousie Master of Planning students conducted a project to envision what the New Minas commercial district could look like in the year 2050. In the process of doing their project the students looked … Continue reading

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The Kings 2050 Scholarship is offered to graduating students from each of the five Kings County high schools. This year’s topic is Healthy Communities: What does a healthy Kings County community look like? For submission and entry details:

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