BARRIEFIELD VILLAGE, WINDSOR COURT, GRENADIER VILLAGE, MCLEAN PARK, GREENWOOD PARK, BAKERS POINT, L. BURKE PARK, RAVENVIEW,
Anchored by CFB Kingston and the historic Old Fort Henry, Kingston East is nestled between
Parents will be happy that the
Children will also have access to the Kingston Frontenac Public Library which is situated centrally so you can either drive or walk.
There is a day care
HEALTH AND MEDICAL
Kingston East is a great location for medical personnel. The area boasts two medical
PARKS AND RECREATION
Many of the
Families with pets will are well taken care of in Kingston East. There are two animal hospitals, both with a Google rating of 4.7 and above, a Pet Value pet store and a grooming facility for dogs who need a trim. As mentioned earlier, there is a dog park to play in as well.
Though the area is only now being developed, there is already a grocery store and several convenience stores and the new Riverview Shopping Centre. It is also only minutes from downtown Kingston where some of the best independent retail stores are as well as Canada’s oldest Farmer’s Market at Springer Market Square.
The stores that are coming into the area are chains and franchises which does indicate the
FOOD AND ENTERTAINMENT
The area has over ten restaurants, several of them sit down, such as Driftwood Restaurant Pub and the Garrison Pub. Also present is historic Old Fort Henry, one of the greatest tourist locations in Canada. Old Fort Henry has something to offer newcomers and residents alike with events throughout the year to awe and inspire young and old.
The beautiful Glen Lawrence Golf Club is situated just on the outskirts of the area for those who like to hit the links.
You also have the great option of the Garrison Golf and Curling Club.
TRANSPORTATION AND WALKABILITY
The area is spread out across Highway 15 which does make walkability an issue, though subdivisions are certainly walkable. The highway is
There is a major bus route winding through the area closest to the causeway and downtown Kingston.
The third crossing of the river will increase traffic
Though there are a few restaurants and pubs already mentioned, for those looking for
Kingston East is a great option for young families. It is a great environment to raise your children, whether they are active physically or scholastically. With the area so close to downtown, you will be close the all the amenities that Kingston has to offer. Access to the main side of Kingston will also be better when the third crossing of the river is completed.