Shawinigan

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, February 23, 2007 Sister cities *


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Cataractes ''' Shawinigan, Quebec Centre Bionest de Shawinigan The following roads were named to honour Calixa Lavallée: *Avenue Calixa-Lavallée, located in Shawinigan, Quebec, Canada. *Avenue Calixa-Lavallée, located in Quebec (Quebec City), Quebec, Canada. * Rywingate (Rywin affair) – A 2004 Polish (Poland) scandal (including the prominent media mogul Lew Rywin, hence the affair's popular nickname) that led Leszek Miller's government to an end


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Saint-Marc still in business - Taverne des Sports Club Social 382, 5e rue Saint-Pierre demolished In 1951, the local tavern keepers formed a business association. In 1981


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lambert.pdf Transactions 2004: Life, Learning and the Arts , The Royal Society of Canada, November 19, 2004 In 1899, the SW&P commissioned Montreal engineering firm Pringle and Son to design a grid plan for a new industrial town on the banks of the Saint-Maurice River, providing the ground work for what would become Downtown Shawinigan.power&lang eng Power and Planning: Industrial Towns in Québec, 1890-1950, CCA


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Saint-Marc still in business - Taverne des Sports Club Social 382, 5e rue Saint-Pierre demolished In 1951, the local tavern keepers formed a business association. In 1981


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Count&SearchText Shawinigan&SearchType Begins&SearchPR 01&B1 All&GeoLevel PR&GeoCode 444&TABID 1 Shawinigan (Census agglomeration), Quebec 2011 Census profile . The census agglomeration consists of Shawinigan, Saint-Boniface (Saint-Boniface, Quebec), Saint-Roch-de-Mékinac (Saint-Roch-de-Mékinac, Quebec). In the 2006 census, the census agglomeration had included Grandes-Piles (Grandes-Piles, Quebec), but had not included Saint-Roch-de-Mékinac. ref>


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of that initiative is the establishment of La Cité de l'Énergie, a theme park based on local industrial history, with a 115 metre high observation tower (observation tower of la Cité de l'Énergie). Since it opened in 1997, it has attracted thousands of visitors to the area. It currently hosts bus tours and cruises, as well as entertainment shows and interactive exhibits. Since 2012, it is also home to the Museum of Prime Minister Jean Chrétien, a venue similar to those operated

. location Shawinigan, Quebec, Canada type theme park '''La Cite de l'Énergie''' is a theme park based on local industrial history and located in Shawinigan, Quebec, Canada. * City of '''Shawinigan''': former city of Shawinigan; cities of Grand-Mère (Grand-Mère, Quebec) and Shawinigan-Sud (Shawinigan-Sud, Quebec); municipality of Lac-à-la-Tortue (Lac-à-la-Tortue, Quebec); village of Saint-Georges-de-Champlain, Quebec Saint-Georges-de


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at Stanstead (Stanstead, Quebec (city)) to Shawinigan where it downgrades to Route 155. The total length of A-55 is currently


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of Urban Neighborhoods in Shawinigan, 1899-1951). thumb 220px right Industrial prosperity fostered the mergence of new districts over the decades that followed the foundation of Shawinigan Falls. (Image:Shawinigan_Neighborhoods.PNG) Urban development steadily increased in Downtown Shawinigan. By 1921, this sector was densely filled with commercial buildings on Fourth and Fifth street, as well as Station Avenue, one-family residences along the Riverside corridor (current-day St-Maurice

Shawinigan

'''Shawinigan''' is a city located on the Saint-Maurice River in the Mauricie area in Quebec, Canada. It had a population of 50,060 as of the Canada 2011 Census.

Shawinigan is also a territory equivalent to a regional county municipality (TE) and census division (Census geographic units of Canada) (CD) of Quebec, coextensive with the city of Shawinigan. Its geographical code is 36. Shawinigan is the seat of the judicial district (Judicial districts of Quebec) of Saint-Maurice. ''Territorial Division Act''. ''Revised Statutes of Quebec'' D-11.

The name Shawinigan has had numerous spellings over time: Chaouinigane, Oshaouinigane, Assaouinigane, Achawénégan, Chawinigame, Shawenigane, Chaouénigane. It may mean "south portage", "portage of beeches", "angular portage", or "summit" or "crest". Before 1958 the city was known as Shawinigan Falls.

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