The Quinte area, including Belleville has been ranked the number one place to live in the Province of Ontario by the Ontario Social Development Council. This index measured and compared the social, health, economic and environmental well being of the area and determined there is no better place to live in the Province than Belleville!
The Quinte area has been recongnized as a "Communities in Bloom" award winner for its gardens and beautification projects which can be observed thoughout our beautiful city.
Belleville is a growing city that takes pride in our community, culture and heritage. The city's urban core is surrounded by rural landscapes. Picturesque farms and protected natural areas can all be found at the end of a growing network of urban and rural recreation trails.
Belleville plays host to everything from art, music, culture, nature, shopping, entertainment and sports. Give yourself a tour of our beautiful parks, trails and driving routes to see all that Belleville has to offer.