Aster, Edmonton

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Aster
Neighbourhood
Aster is located in Edmonton
Aster
Aster
Location of Aster in Edmonton
Coordinates: 53°27′11″N 113°21′25″W / 53.453°N 113.357°W / 53.453; -113.357Coordinates: 53°27′11″N 113°21′25″W / 53.453°N 113.357°W / 53.453; -113.357
Country Canada
Province Alberta
CityEdmonton
Quadrant[1]NW
Ward[1]12
Area[2][3]The Meadows
Named[4]April 30, 2014
Government
 • MayorDon Iveson
 • Administrative bodyEdmonton City Council
 • CouncillorMohinder Banga
Area
 • Total2.03 km2 (0.78 sq mi)
Elevation
718 m (2,356 ft)

Aster is a developing neighbourhood in southeast Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It was named for the flowering plant genus Aster, of which heath aster and flat-topped white aster are most common in Alberta.[6]

Aster is located within The Meadows area[6] and was originally identified as Neighbourhood 5 within The Meadows Area Structure Plan (ASP).[7] It was officially named Aster on April 30, 2014.[4]

It is bounded on the west by 17 Street NW, north by a future realignment of 23 Avenue NW, and east and south by Anthony Henday Drive.[6][7]

Surrounding neighbourhoods[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Edmonton Low Density Residential Land Supply Developing and Planned Neighbourhoods 2013" (PDF). The City of Edmonton. The City of Edmonton. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-03-13. Retrieved 23 January 2016.
  2. ^ "The Way We Grow: Municipal Development Plan Bylaw 15100" (PDF) (PDF). City of Edmonton. May 26, 2010. Archived from the original (PDF) on May 2, 2015. Retrieved November 29, 2014.
  3. ^ "City of Edmonton Plans in Effect" (PDF) (PDF). City of Edmonton. November 2011. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 17, 2013. Retrieved November 29, 2014.
  4. ^ a b "Naming Committee Minutes" (PDF) (PDF). City of Edmonton: Naming Committee. April 30, 2014. p. 3. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 5, 2014. Retrieved November 29, 2014.
  5. ^ "City Councillors". The City of Edmonton. The City of Edmonton. Retrieved 23 January 2016.
  6. ^ a b c "Aster" (PDF) (PDF). City of Edmonton: Naming Committee. April 2014. Retrieved November 29, 2014.
  7. ^ a b "The Meadows Area Structure Plan (Office Consolidation)" (PDF) (PDF). City of Edmonton. June 2010. Archived from the original (PDF) on June 16, 2011. Retrieved November 29, 2014.