Laval-sur-le-Lac

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Laval-sur-le-Lac is a small sector on the western part of Laval and was a separate city until the municipal mergers on August 6, 1965. This community contains North America's oldest French speaking private golf club, Le Club Laval-sur-le-Lac, established in 1917.

The seasonal Laval-sur-le-Lac–Île-Bizard Ferry, which does not operate in winter, connects Laval-sur-le-Lac with Île Bizard.

Geography[edit]

It is bordered by Laval-Ouest, Sainte-Dorothée to the east and the Rivière des Prairies (Lake of Two Mountains) to the west.[1]

In 2006, it has been ranked the richest neighborhood in the Province of Quebec with an estimated average household income of over $325,000 per year.

Education[edit]

Commission scolaire de Laval operates French-language public schools.

Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board operates English-language public schools.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Interactive map of Laval from the official website Archived 2005-04-07 at the Wayback Machine Shows both the borders and names of the 14 former municipalities (purple) and the borders only of the current 6 sectors (maroon), tick off both boxes beside "Limite administrative".
  2. ^ "About Us." Hillcrest Academy. Retrieved on September 17, 2017. "School Attendance Zone Laval-sur-le-Lac sector;[...]" See "HILLCREST ELEMENTARY ZONE"

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 45°32′15.8″N 73°52′0.8″W / 45.537722°N 73.866889°W / 45.537722; -73.866889 (Laval-sur-le-Lac)