Jolicoeur (Montreal Metro)
|Location||6200 Drake Street,
Le Sud-Ouest, Montreal
|Operated by||Société de transport de Montréal|
|Depth||4.6 metres (15 feet 1 inch), 60th deepest|
|Opened||3 September 1978|
|Passengers||1,855,620 entrances in 2006, 46th of 68|
Jolicoeur is a station on the Green Line of the Montreal Metro rapid transit system operated by the Société de transport de Montréal (STM). It is located in the Côte-Saint-Paul district in the borough of Le Sud-Ouest in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The station opened on September 3, 1978, as part of the extension of the Green Line westward to Angrignon.
Art and architecture
Designed by Claude Boucher, it is a side platform station, built in a shallow open cut, with the ticket hall integrated into a large glass-walled entrance pavilion. The floor of the platform level is decorated with a series of 42 circular artworks by the architect.
Origin of the name
This station is named for rue Jolicoeur. Father Jean-Moïse Jolicoeur founded the parish of Notre-Dame-du-Perpétuel-Secours in 1906; the street was renamed in his honour in 1914.
Connecting bus routes
|Société de transport de Montréal|
|200 Terminus Angrignon - CÉGEP André-Laurendeau - Autoparc Georges-Gagné||Rush Hour||Map||Schedule|
Nearby points of interest
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