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Country
  
Canada

Region
  
Montréal

Merge into Montreal
  
January 01, 2002

Area
  
13.61 km²

Province
  
Québec

Mayor
  
Luis Miranda

City
  
Montreal

Established
  
February 23, 1956

Electoral Districts Federal
  
Honoré-Mercier

Population
  
41,928 (2011)

Local time
  
Saturday 1:33 PM

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Weather
  
4°C, Wind E at 14 km/h, 96% Humidity

RCMs
  
Montreal, Urban agglomeration of Montreal

Anjou ([/ɑ̃ʒu/]) is a borough (arrondissement) of the city of Montreal. Prior to its 2002 merger it was a city known as Ville d'Anjou.

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Map of Anjou, Montr%C3%A9al, QC, Canada

Geography

The borough is located in the eastern end of the island of Montreal. The borough largely retained its former municipality logo, although the borough's logo is used on fleet vehicles without Montreal's logo. On fleet vehicles, the text reads "Ville de Montréal, arrondissement Anjou."

The borough is bordered to the north and east by Rivière-des-Prairies–Pointe-aux-Trembles, to the south by Mercier—Hochelaga-Maisonneuve and Montréal-Est, to the west by Saint Leonard, and at the northwestern corner by Montréal-Nord.

It has an area of 13.60 km² and a population of 38,015.

Features

The borough is traversed by Autoroute 40 (Metropolitan Aut.) and Autoroute 25 (Louis-Hippolyte La Fontaine Aut.). Among other attractions, it contains the large Les Galeries d'Anjou shopping mall.

Federal and provincial elections

The entire borough is located within the federal riding of Honoré-Mercier, and within the provincial electoral district of Anjou.

Borough council

Following the November 3, 2013 Montreal municipal election, the current borough council consists of the following councillors:

Education

The Commission scolaire de la Pointe-de-l'Île operates French-language public schools. The secondary school is the École secondaire d'Anjou.

Primary schools

  • Cardinal-Léger
  • Chénier
  • Des Roseraies
  • Jacques-Rousseau
  • St-Joseph
  • Wilfrid-Pelletier
  • The English Montreal School Board operates Anglophone public schools:

  • Dalkeith Elementary School
  • The borough has two libraries of the Montreal Public Libraries Network: Haut-Anjou and Jean-Corbeil.

    References

    Anjou, Quebec Wikipedia


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