Brevoort Park, Saskatoon
|City of Saskatoon neighbourhood|
Brevoort Park North
Brevoort Park location map
|Suburban Development Area||Nutana|
|• Type||Municipal (Ward 8)|
|• Administrative body||Saskatoon City Council|
|• Councillor||Glen Penner|
|• Total||1.22 km2 (0.47 sq mi)|
|• Average Income||$52,098|
|Time zone||UTC (UTC-6)|
|Website||Brevoort Park Community Association|
Brevoort Park is a primarily residential neighbourhood located in the southeast part of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. It includes part of the 8th Street business district. Just over half of its dwellings are single detached houses, with a sizeable minority of duplex or apartment-style multiple unit dwellings. As of 2007, the area is home to 3,424 residents. The neighbourhood is considered a middle-income area, with an average family income of $52,098, and a home ownership rate of 54.0%. According to MLS data, the average sale price of a home as of 2013 was $325,447.
The land where Brevoort Park now exists was annexed in the period between 1955 and 1959, and home construction was at its peak from 1961 until 1970. Brevoort Park School was built starting in 1963 and opened in 1964.
Government and politics
Brevoort Park exists within the federal electoral district of Blackstrap. It is currently represented by Lynne Yelich of the Conservative Party of Canada, first elected in 2000 and re-elected in 2004 and 2006.
In Saskatoon's non-partisan municipal politics, Brevoort Park lies within ward 8. It is currently represented by Councillor Glen Penner, who has served on city council during four periods: 1972-1976, 1979-1982, 1988-1994, and 2000–present.
|Brevoort Park School|
|2809 Early Drive
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7H 3K4
|School board||Saskatoon Public School Division|
|Vice Principal||Gwyn Fournier|
|Grades||Kindergarten to Grade 8|
|Feeder to||Walter Murray Collegiate|
|Website||Brevoort Park School|
|École St. Matthew School|
|1508 Arlington Avenue
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7H 2Y2
|School board||Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools|
|Vice Principal||Daniel Denis|
|Grades||Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 8|
|Language||English, French Immersion|
|Feeder to||Holy Cross High School|
|Website||École St. Matthew School|
- Brevoort Park School - public elementary, part of the Saskatoon Public School Division
- École St. Matthew School - separate (Catholic) elementary, part of Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools
Parks and recreation
- Brevoort Park South - 3.6 acres (1.5 ha)
- Brevoort Park North - 15.6 acres (6.3 ha)
The Brevoort Park Community Association coordinates sports for children/youth, delivers fitness, recreation, and leisure programs, and organizes special events for residents.
Brevoort Park's northern border is part of the 8th Street business district, which includes a large McNally Robinson bookstore. There is also a small collection of businesses in the center of the neighbourhood on Early Drive.
Brevoort Park is located within the Nutana Suburban Development Area. It is bounded by 8th Street to the north, Circle Drive to the east, Taylor Street to the south, and Preston Avenue to the west. Inside those boundaries, the roads are a mix of local and collector roads. Brevoort Park's streets are named after Saskatoon's early pioneers.
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|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Brevoort Park.|
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- "Brevoort Park". Saskatoon Realty. Retrieved 2013-10-26.
- "Populace Spring 2006" (PDF). City of Saskatoon - City Planning Branch. 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-12-01. Retrieved 2008-03-14.
- Blashill, Lorraine (1982). E.T. Russell, ed. From a little stone school... History of Saskatoon Public Schools. Modern Press Ltd. p. 119.
- Active List of Saskatchewan Schools/Programs (PDF), retrieved 2015-12-25
- Celebrating a Century of Faith and Learning - A History of Saskatoon's Catholic Schools. Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools. 2015. p. 207. ISBN 978-0-9947443-0-2.
- "Brevoort Park School". Saskatoon Public School Division. Retrieved 2015-07-04.
- "École St. Matthew School". Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools. Retrieved 2015-07-04.
- "Brevoort Park Community Association". City of Saskatoon - Community Services Department. Retrieved 2009-09-01.