Springdale NL

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Springdale NL

Springdale, Newfoundland and Labrador, started as a small lumber settlement at the end of the 1880s. With the building of a cottage hospital in 1952 and later a couple of banks, Springdale emerged as the economic and services hub of Green Bay.

Sales and service outlets are there, as well as core services such as banks, RCMP and medical clinics. Pharmacies, hardware, dentist office, a cottage hospital, retirement complexes/care homes and more are also found there.

Springdale is slated to get a new cottage hospital to replace the current one. Although the location has been chosen, construction has not yet started.

Springdale has a reasonably large retirement/senior care industry. The Valley Vista (retirement home and seniors’ care facility) is there, as well as a privately-run retirement centre.

History Tidbit: Many people may not know that South Brook was once incorporated with Springdale, from 1945-1965.

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Type of Local Governance: Town
Office Tel: (709) 673-3439
Town Office Email: [email protected]

Location: Route 390
Lat./Long.: 49° 30′ 43″ N, 56° 3′ 51″ W (Decimal) 49.5119027, -56.0642695

Pop.: 2971 (StatCan Census 2016)

Distance from Trans Canada Highway: Approx. 7 kms

Garbage collection is handled by Green Bay Waste Authority (Link to Facebook page), located near South Brook.

Cell Service: Yes

The hospital
The hospital

Health, Government, Services


Indian River Academy (K-6)

Indian River High School (7-12)

Children from a number of surrounding towns travel to Springdale by bus for school. (South Brook, Sheppardville, St.Patrick’s/Little Bay/Beachside)

Springdale Stadium, which has had recent upgrades including new siding and lights

Recreational/Social Facilities Maintained by the Town of Springdale

Springdale Stadium, which includes:

Rink(Google Street View of the building) (Facebook Page)
Curling Club
Manual Hall (A social events hall)

Recreational/Social Facilities Maintained by the Town of Springdale (cont.)

Snowshoe trails
Sliding hill
Softball field
Soccer pitch
Tennis Courts
Swimming Pool, outdoor pool, open summers only (Google Maps)
2 Playgrounds
Skate park

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Sports Teams/Organizations

Springdale Braves Male Hockey
Springdale Minor Hockey
Silver Gliders Figure Skating (Facebook Group Page)
Bluefins Swim Team
Springdale Ladies’ Curling (Facebook Group Page)

Real Estate Agent:
Remax ~ Brian Whitehorne
Office: 673-3999, Cell: 673-7781 E:[email protected]
Website with Listings (Remax Springdale is a Green Bay Feed Sponsor)

Business Services:

  • South Coast Insurance, Springdale ~ Call Danica Butt at 1-877-217-7777
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Grace United Church, Springdale


Grace United Church
St. Luke’s Anglican Church (Link is to Google Street View)
135 Main
Springdale Pentecostal Church
Salvation Army
Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses

Springdale’s busy volunteer fire department in one of many training sessions

Non-Profits, Social Groups & Centres

Green Bay Kinsmen Club
Royal Canadian Legion
Hospital Auxiliary
Springdale Lions Club/Lionesses
Life Unlimited for Older Adults
Icecap Centre, a teen centre(Facebook Page)
Springdale Library
Salvation Army Thrift Store
Green Bay Food Bank (Behind 135 Main)
Women’s Institute (located in basement of Town Hall)
Salvation Army Delta Kids
Springdale Book Club
Salvation Army Youth Group
Rod & Gun Club


H.C. Grant Heritage Museum, Main Street, Springdale

Some Common Family Names: Blackler, Burton, Butt, Clarke, Locke, Oxford, Saunders, Roberts, Tizzard, Wells, Young, Pelley

Springdale on the Web


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