Jenn Mantin, Executive Director

Jenn is proud to be from a town with such a thriving and diverse community of retailers, restaurants and services.

“Watching our community evolve year after year, has grown my passion for celebrating what Downtown Truro has to offer.”

Jenn is motivated to make Downtown Truro a welcoming and thriving town center that attracts and supports businesses, enhances living and working and promotes the development of community events. The Downtown Truro Partnership is focused on advocacy, beautification, promotion and membership engagement for the businesses and organizations in downtown Truro – and Jenn
will make it happen by creatively generating newideas, approaching challenges
and producing positive results.

902.895.7800 (Direct)
902.223.6768 (Cell)

Carla Connolly, Events Coordinator

Carla has called Truro home since 2014 and is genuinely excited and energized by the changes she’s witnessed since then. FUN FACT: Carla worked as a summer student in Truro in 1999 and “the changes from then to now are incredible! The exciting new businesses, services, events, and public spaces are perfect to attract and keep people living and visiting the Truro area.”

Carla is very pleased to be working with Jenn and all members of the Downtown Truro Partnership community and maintaining the wave of positivity washing over the area.

902.895.9259 (Direct)


Nicole MacDonald, Administrative Coordinator

Our newest addition Nicole moved to the area in 2011. When looking for a new home in the Maritime’s she knew Truro was the place to be. With its small town and close community feel it was the perfect place for her little family. In the short time she’s lived here she’s witnessed the positive changes throughout the community and the growth of the downtown area.

Nicole is excited to be a part of a growing and thriving community, and is proud to be a part of the Downtown Truro Partnership team.

902.895.9258 (Direct)


22 hours ago

Downtown Truro

💵 Downtown Dollars 💵

Five quick facts:
1. Downtown Dollars are legal tender (just like CDN currency).
When you pay for something with Downtown Dollars - you'll get change back in CDN currency.

2. Downtown Dollars DO NOT EXPIRE! Buy now, give later - doesn't matter. They're the ultimate gift since they can be used throughout downtown Truro.
If you dig one out from the bottom of your bag next year 😬 - you can still use it!

3. Downtown Dollars support local businesses by putting dollars back into our local community!
(A full list of businesses/shops/services that accept Downtown Dollars

4. Downtown Dollars can be purchased ANYTIME (during regular business hours) at the Downtown Truro Partnership office (605 Prince Street - inside the Marigold Cultural Centre).

5. Downtown Dollars are also available for purchase at MacQuarries Pharmasave & Home Health Care Centre (179 Esplanade).
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2 days ago

Downtown Truro

Today we remember those who those who fought and died in the line of duty to keep us free. Lest we forget. 🇨🇦 #remembranceday #downtowntruro

Photo Credit: Linda Chisholm
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5 days ago

Downtown Truro

Please take a look at the important traffic message from the Town of Truro regarding parking during this year's Santa Claus Parade.

For more information on the Santa Claus Parade visit TRAFFIC NOTE 🚨 :

The Town of Truro would like to advise that there shall be no parking along the Santa Claus Parade route on Sunday, November 24, 2019.

Parking restrictions are being enforced to ensure that everyone has an equal opportunity to see the parade without vehicles blocking their view. We also feel it is important for parade participants and spectators to have an unobstructed view so that everyone can be safe.

The majority of the route is currently designated as “No Parking” and additional temporary signage will be posted along the remainder of the route the day of the event. Designated no parking areas will be strictly enforced along the parade route.

The Town thanks you in advance for your cooperation to ensure the safety of all.

Have fun and enjoy the parade!

Additional parade information can be found here:
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6 days ago

Downtown Truro

Timeline PhotosRemembrance Day Service

Come down to the Truro Cenotaph that’s located in front of the Truro Public Library to remember those who have, and are now, serving our country.

Service parade begins from Young Street at 10:45am and ends at the cenotaph. You can expect to see the Legion Pipe and Band, Truro Girls Choir, many dignitaries as well as Veterans.

#trurobuzz #colchesterlegionpipesanddrums #remembranceday #veterans Truro Legion Branch 26 Colchester Downtown Truro
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7 days ago

Downtown Truro

Thank you to everyone who participated in Reduce Single Use October. Collectively your efforts have made a huge difference in reducing waste in Truro and Colchester!!

Town of Truro Truro & Colchester Chamber of Commerce Divert NS Colchester Waste Reduction Management
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Stick around for the 🎆 fireworks 🎆 (sponsored by the @townoftruro ) that will follow the tree lighting during the #festivaloflightstruro in #downtowntruro! [ Be sure to click Interested or Going on the Facebook event page to get the latest event upda…

Festive music🎤🎶 will be on point during Festival of Lights!

Members of Truro Concert Band- @cantabiletruro (Truro Youth Singers) - and, the Novatones will be performing a variety of festive musical selections to entertain all during the #festivalofl…

Come by the Farmers' Market canopy and say👋 and Thank You! to the awesome volunteers from Sobeys Prince Street and Bible Hill Kinsmen handing out FREE hot chocolate during the Festival of Lights Tree Lighting🎄🎆 in Civic Square on Friday, November 22 …

As part of the #ReduceSingleUseOctober campaign, each day in October we will be featuring a business who is doing their part to reduce their use this October!

At Laurie's Bakeshop we pledge to use less packaging, offer compostable take out containers an…

The Nov. 8th deadline for 🎅 parade applications is fast approaching!

Click on 'Find Tickets' link in the Facebook event description (Downtown Truro Santa Claus Parade 2019) to download your copy!

Fill it out and email or drop off to us at the @down…

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