Town of Trenton

Welcome to Trenton!


Welcome to the official website for the Town of Trenton, Nova Scotia, Canada! The Town of Trenton is located on the Northumberland Coast of northern Nova Scotia along the Shores of the East River. Due to its distinct location, Trenton offers numerous opportunities for new business. The Trenton Airport is open for public transportation and offers landing accommodations for standard business jets. The Airport is only a short 11 to 12 minutes trip (118 km) from the Robert Stanfield International Airport in Halifax, NS. Our Town is only 10 minutes from the Trans-Canada Highway (104), 20 minutes from the Port of Pictou and 2 hours from the Port of Halifax.

The Town of Trenton is committed to promoting their community with a healthy lifestyle and strong leadership. From its extensive local history and heritage museum, annual festivals and events, recreational programs and activities for both young and old, to 565 acres of beautiful designated parklands: Trenton has something that will serve your needs.

For additional information, please contact the Town of Trenton Administration Office at 902-752-5311 or see our Staff Directory section for specific department contact information.

Latest News / Public Notices


Trenton Park Office Closure
Please be aware that the Trenton Park office & washrooms (located at 119 Park Road) will be CLOSED for the fall/winter months beginning: Monday, September 30, 2019. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. For any Parks & Recreation inquiries, please contact the Town Office at (902) 752-5311.

Trenton Minor Sports Community Centre
Ice rentals for the 2019/2020 season will begin Friday, Septmeber 27, 2019!

Learn to Skate/Parent & Tot Programs
Program begins Sunday, October 20, 2019

Trenton Park Revitalization Funding
Information from the Town regarding the recent funding announcement for Trenton Park.

Trenton Park Redevelopment Initiative
Visit the Hemlock Group website for more information!

Housing Nova Scotia
Programs & resources to assist low & middle income homeowners, seniors & persons with disabilities.

Follow Trenton on Instagram
The Town of Trenton is now on Instagram!