Crichton Park, Nova Scotia

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Crichton Park
Community
Crichton Park, Nova Scotia is located in Nova Scotia
Crichton Park, Nova Scotia
Location within Nova Scotia
Coordinates: 44°40′52″N 63°34′3.1″W / 44.68111°N 63.567528°W / 44.68111; -63.567528Coordinates: 44°40′52″N 63°34′3.1″W / 44.68111°N 63.567528°W / 44.68111; -63.567528
Country Canada
Province Nova Scotia
Municipality Halifax Regional Municipality
Community council Harbour East Community Council
Planning Area Dartmouth
GNBC code CAIKQ

Crichton Park is a mostly residential neighbourhood in the Dartmouth area of the Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia. It is located in the north end of Dartmouth close to the Macdonald and MacKay bridges, Brightwood Golf and Country Club, Mic Mac Mall and Lake Banook.[1] Crichton Park is home to Crichton Park Elementary school.

In January 2004, Crichton Park became the first residential area to receive natural gas service in Nova Scotia. Prior to that date, Nova Scotia relied on petroleum, coal, hydro, and wood.[2]

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