Gatineau

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align "left" Quebec City, Montreal, Gatineau, Saguenay (Saguenay, Quebec) & Trois-Rivières. style "text-align:center;" F In 2010, it was announced that the city of Gatineau, in the province of Quebec, had sought and obtained permission to name or rename a street after Mafalda, as part of a project to establish a neighbourhood named after famous comic strips and ''bande dessinée'' characters. Prochainement à Gatineau...la rue Mafalda, Cyberpresse, March 8, 2010 '''Buckingham''' was a city located in the Outaouais (Outaouais (region)) region of the province of Quebec. Since January 1, 2002, it has been part of the amalgamated (Amalgamation (politics)) city of Gatineau which merged five former municipalities, including Masson-Angers (Masson-Angers, Quebec), Buckingham, Hull (Hull, Quebec), Aylmer (Aylmer, Quebec), and Gatineau, into a single entity. The 2006 population according to the 2006 Census is 22,078 Population counts, for census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations by urban core, urban fringe, rural fringe and urban areas, 2006 census - 100% data - CIRA-5 (CIRA-FM) 1350 AM Gatineau Radio Ville-Marie Christian radio (French (French language)) - - CJEU 1670 AM Gatineau Fondation Radio-Enfant children's community radio (French (French language)) - - VF8012 00 92.3 FM Gatineau Fabrique de la Paroisse Saint-Joseph de Hull Christian radio (French (french-language)) - - CIMF-FM 00 94.9 FM Gatineau Astral Media (Rouge FM) soft adult contemporary (French (French language)) - - CFTX-FM 00 96.5 FM Gatineau RNC Media modern rock (French (French language)) - - CHLX-FM 00 97.1 FM Gatineau RNC Media classical music (european classical music) (French (French language)) - - CKTF-FM 0 104.1 FM Gatineau Astral Media (NRJ (NRJ (Québec))) contemporary hit radio (French (French language)) - - CKOF-FM 0 104.7 FM Gatineau Cogeco (CKOI) hot adult contemporary (French (French language)) - - style "vertical-align: top; text-align: left;" Ottawa Gatineau, Quebec - style "vertical-align: top; text-align: left;" Ottawa Gatineau, Quebec 34 - style "vertical-align: top; text-align: left;" Ottawa Gatineau, Quebec Barred Owls and the Northern Spotted Owl thumb left Gatineau Park (File:Barred owl.jpg), Gatineau, Quebec Barred Owls may be partly responsible for the recent decline of the Northern Spotted Owl, native to Washington (Washington (U.S. state)), Oregon, and California. Since the 1960s, Barred Owls have been expanding their range westward from the eastern US, perhaps because man-made changes have created new suitable habitat in the west. Barred Owl Displaces Northern Spotted Owl at Olympic, Scott Gremel, Natural Resources Year in Review, National Park System. When Spotted Owls and Barred Owls share the same environment, the latter are generally more aggressive and out-compete the former, leading to decreased populations of the native owls. Using Ecological-Niche Modeling to Predict Barred Owl Invasions with Implications for Spotted Owl Conservation, A. Townsend Peterson and C. Richard Robins, Conservation Biology, pages 1161-1165, Volume 17, No. 4, August 2003 They have also been known to interbreed, with the hybrids named "Sparred Owl" or "Botted Owl". Commons:Category:Gatineau, Québec WikiPedia:Gatineau, Quebec Dmoz:Regional North_America Canada Quebec Localities G Gatineau


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communities in the eastern Outaouais region (Outaouais (region)) and Gatineau and Montreal. This section, especially the section between Masson-Angers (Masson-Angers, Quebec) and Montebello (Montebello, Quebec), has been the site of numerous fatal accidents over the last few years. Construction of Autoroute 50 (Quebec Autoroute 50) to the north of Route 148 is expected to be completed in 2012. Once completed, Autoroute 50 will provide a safer route between communities in the eastern


powerful+progressive

inside a powerful progressive derecho. The timber trade not only brought immigrants to British North America but also played a very important role in keeping them there. While many of those disembarking from the timber- trade ships headed south to the United States, many stayed in British North America. At the peak of the trade in the 1840s, 15,000 Irish loggers were employed in the Gatineau region alone at a time when the population of Montreal was only 10,000. Canadian branch One of the biggest branches of Union des Français de l'étranger was founded in Canada in 1983 by Jean-Luc Malherbe and Josette Villavaryan-Bardon. It aims to defend the interests of French citizens who live in the region of the national capital of Canada, the Ontario agglomeration of Ottawa and the Gatineau side of Quebec. Gatineau, Quebec's third-largest city, is the largest market not served by the network. Rythme FM also has no station in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region—another major market in Quebec. '''Jacques Cartier Park''' is a park in Gatineau, Quebec, across the river from the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa. It is named for French explorer Jacques Cartier, who arrived at the mouth of the Ottawa River while he was looking for the Northwest Passage. The National Capital Commission (NCC) uses the site to run one of its popular annual events, Winterlude every February. It is also a busy site on Canada Day, offering activities such as music and dance shows throughout the day, entertainment and activities for children, and demonstrations by the Canadian Forces SkyHawks parachute team. '''Val-des-Monts''' is a municipality in the Outaouais (Outaouais (region)) region of Quebec, Canada, located about 40 kilometres north of Ottawa. It has a population of 10,139 residents. Formed in 1974 by the merger of the towns of Perkins, Saint-Pierre-de-Wakefield and Poltimore, it consists mainly of farms and mountainous forests. Many of its residents commute to Ottawa or Gatineau for work. Due to its numerous lakes, recreational opportunities and cottages its population is boosted during weekends and holidays by visitors from nearby Ottawa and Gatineau.The largest of the town's many lakes is Lac Grand (Lac Grand, Quebec), which is highly popular among cottagers. Most of the people in Val-des-Monts live in the village of Perkins. In 1987 GM sold the transit bus division to MCI (Motor Coach Industries) and TMC (Transportation Manufacturing Corporation). By 1993 the bus division changed hands again, this time going to NovaBus. During the two transitions the Classics continued to be built until NovaBus ceased production on the coaches in 1997, as most agencies were preferring the new low-floor LFS model. The last ever Classics built were in Canada, in 1997, for STO (Société de transport de l'Outaouais) in Gatineau, Quebec. '''Philemon Wright High School''' is an anglophone (English-speaking Quebecker) high school located in the Hull (Hull, Quebec) sector of Gatineau, Quebec, Canada. It is administered by the Western Quebec School Board and named after Philemon Wright, founder of Hull. Philemon Wright High school also offers an Enriched French program course to students. '''Rue Saint-Louis''' is a main street in Gatineau, Quebec that runs mostly along the north and east side of the Gatineau River in the old city of Gatineau. It starts at the boundaries of the city of Gatineau and the suburban town of Cantley, Quebec and ends at Boulevard Maloney (Boulevard Maloney (Gatineau)). On its northern end until Autoroute 50 (Quebec Autoroute 50), it runs parallel to the Gatineau River, while it briefly runs parallel to the Ottawa River on its eastern end. thumb right A church at Boulevard St Joseph near Terminus d'autobus de Gatineau. (File:Church at Boulevard St Joseph.JPG) '''Boulevard Saint-Joseph''' is an important commercial boulevard in the former city of Hull (Hull, Quebec), Quebec (now Gatineau). It runs from Boulevard Alexandre-Tache to the boundaries of the city of Gatineau and the suburban town of Chelsea (Chelsea, Quebec). thumb 250px right Boulevard Maisonneuve in Hull with the Place-du-Portage and Place-du-Centre in the background. (File:Boul Maisonneuve Hull.JPG) '''Boulevard Maisonneuve''' is an important arterial in the heart of Downtown Gatineau, Quebec. It serves as connector route between the Portage Bridge from Ottawa to Quebec Autoroutes 5 (Quebec Autoroute) and 50 (Quebec Autoroute 50) as well as Boulevard Fournier towards the Gatineau sector of the city, northern portions of the Hull (Hull, Quebec) sector and the northern east suburbs. It also gives access to the Macdonald-Cartier Bridge and the Alexandra Bridge (via Boulevard des Allumettières formerly Boulevard Saint-Laurent). Commons:Category:Gatineau, Québec WikiPedia:Gatineau, Quebec Dmoz:Regional North_America Canada Quebec Localities G Gatineau


water works

constructed in 1886 as the Hull Water Works, at a time when the site was at the heart of a largely industrial area. In the subsequent decades the building served a number of different purposes. In 1974 it suffered a devastating fire. The city of Hull and the National Capital Commission joined together to rebuild the structure as a theatre. It opened in 1976, and was the first municipally run theatre in Quebec. The '''Tour Eiffel Bridge''', also known as the '''Montcalm Street Bridge''' is a small but ornate bridge in Gatineau, Quebec. There had long been a bridge across Brewery Creek (Brewery Creek (Gatineau)), but by the 1980s it needed to be replaced. Hull (Hull, Quebec) and the National Capital Commission were working to turn the Brewery Creek area into a tourist and cultural district. It was decided to build an ornate structure. Incorporated in the bridge was an original steel girder from the Eiffel Tower, that had been part of a recently disassembled staircase. The girder was donated to Hull by Paris mayor Jacques Chirac. Architects Paul Martineau and Eric Haar modeled the bridge on Parisian style. It opened in 1990. '''Riverview''' is an historic manor (manor house) in Gatineau, Quebec. It was originally built by the lumber baron David Moore (David Moore (lumber baron)) in 1865. The sprawling Jacobean (Jacobean architecture) structure is a noted landmark. The house later became home to Edward S. Skead and his family, who were also in the lumber business. birth_date Commons:Category:Gatineau, Québec WikiPedia:Gatineau, Quebec Dmoz:Regional North_America Canada Quebec Localities G Gatineau


skills development

The larger communities within Gatineau are:


life growing

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legal drinking

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traditional high

are typically large rural communal dining halls in which diners fill up on a dietician's nightmare of traditional high-calorie lumberjack food, cost starts around $20 person but varies as some venues offer entertainment, "tire sur neige" (maple toffee on snow) or sled rides. Once the season ends, many of these venues close or are used for other agritourism activity - an open field often becomes a summer campground. *


amp free'[0]

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on Canada Day, offering activities such as music and dance shows throughout the day, entertainment and activities for children, and demonstrations by the Canadian Forces SkyHawks parachute team. '''Val-des-Monts''' is a municipality in the Outaouais (Outaouais (region)) region of Quebec, Canada, located about 40 kilometres north of Ottawa. It has a population of 10,139 residents. Formed in 1974 by the merger of the towns of Perkins, Saint-Pierre-de-Wakefield and Poltimore, it consists mainly of farms and mountainous forests. Many of its residents commute to Ottawa or Gatineau for work. Due to its numerous lakes, recreational opportunities and cottages its population is boosted during weekends and holidays by visitors from nearby Ottawa and Gatineau.The largest of the town's many lakes is Lac Grand (Lac Grand, Quebec), which is highly popular among cottagers. Most of the people in Val-des-Monts live in the village of Perkins. In 1987 GM sold the transit bus division to MCI (Motor Coach Industries) and TMC (Transportation Manufacturing Corporation). By 1993 the bus division changed hands again, this time going to NovaBus. During the two transitions the Classics continued to be built until NovaBus ceased production on the coaches in 1997, as most agencies were preferring the new low-floor LFS model. The last ever Classics built were in Canada, in 1997, for STO (Société de transport de l'Outaouais) in Gatineau, Quebec. '''Philemon Wright High School''' is an anglophone (English-speaking Quebecker) high school located in the Hull (Hull, Quebec) sector of Gatineau, Quebec, Canada. It is administered by the Western Quebec School Board and named after Philemon Wright, founder of Hull. Philemon Wright High school also offers an Enriched French program course to students. '''Rue Saint-Louis''' is a main street in Gatineau, Quebec that runs mostly along the north and east side of the Gatineau River in the old city of Gatineau. It starts at the boundaries of the city of Gatineau and the suburban town of Cantley, Quebec and ends at Boulevard Maloney (Boulevard Maloney (Gatineau)). On its northern end until Autoroute 50 (Quebec Autoroute 50), it runs parallel to the Gatineau River, while it briefly runs parallel to the Ottawa River on its eastern end. thumb right A church at Boulevard St Joseph near Terminus d'autobus de Gatineau. (File:Church at Boulevard St Joseph.JPG) '''Boulevard Saint-Joseph''' is an important commercial boulevard in the former city of Hull (Hull, Quebec), Quebec (now Gatineau). It runs from Boulevard Alexandre-Tache to the boundaries of the city of Gatineau and the suburban town of Chelsea (Chelsea, Quebec). thumb 250px right Boulevard Maisonneuve in Hull with the Place-du-Portage and Place-du-Centre in the background. (File:Boul Maisonneuve Hull.JPG) '''Boulevard Maisonneuve''' is an important arterial in the heart of Downtown Gatineau, Quebec. It serves as connector route between the Portage Bridge from Ottawa to Quebec Autoroutes 5 (Quebec Autoroute) and 50 (Quebec Autoroute 50) as well as Boulevard Fournier towards the Gatineau sector of the city, northern portions of the Hull (Hull, Quebec) sector and the northern east suburbs. It also gives access to the Macdonald-Cartier Bridge and the Alexandra Bridge (via Boulevard des Allumettières formerly Boulevard Saint-Laurent). Commons:Category:Gatineau, Québec WikiPedia:Gatineau, Quebec Dmoz:Regional North_America Canada Quebec Localities G Gatineau

Gatineau

thumb Gatineau (view from the Peace Tower of Parliament Centre Block) (File:Gatineau (view from the Peace Tower of Parliament Centre Block).JPG) '''Gatineau''' (

Gatineau is coextensive with a territory equivalent to a regional county municipality (TE) and census division (Census geographic units of Canada) (CD) of the same name, whose geographical code is 81. It is the seat of the judicial district (Judicial districts of Quebec) of Hull. ''Territorial Division Act''. ''Revised Statutes of Quebec'' D-11.

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