Local Service District

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Kingsclear Local Service District Website

The Kingsclear Local Service District (KLSD) encompasses the communities of Smithfield, Newmarket, Longs Creek, Upper Kingsclear, Mazerolle Settlement, Ludford Subdivision, Lower Kingsclear, French Village, Oswald Gray Subdivision and Island View in Kingsclear Parish, York County, in the province of New Brunswick, Canada.
The KLSD, with a population of approximately 2,800, is an unincorporated area of New Brunswick located just west of the capital city of Fredericton, comprised of rural residences, agricultural land, forest, small businesses and various forms of provincial infrastructure including the Mactaquac Dam, the Mactaquac Biodiversity Facility, and the Kingsclear Forest Nursery. The St. John River is a main feature of the area.

The Advisory Committee can be contacted at:
We check our email every few days. Replies will be sent if appropriate.


The government of NB has released a white paper regarding local governance reform. It can be viewed here.
Planning for the amalgamated community of Kingsclear and Hanwell is underway. Here's a message from the advisory committee.

Upper Kingsclear Community Centre Rental Information Available at 506-461-8582 or at