Blue Quill

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Blue Quill is a residential neighbourhood located in south west Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Blue Quill and the adjacent neighbourhood of Blue Quill Estates are named to honour Chief Blue Quill of the Saddle Lake Band.

It is bounded on the south by 23 Avenue, on the east by 111 Street, and on the west by 119 Street. Commencing in April 2010 with the opening of the Century Park LRT station, transportation routes are available to residents to access the downtown core, University of Alberta, and shopping and services at Southgate Centre.

The most common type of residence in Blue Quill, according to the 2005 municipal census, is the rented apartment in low-rise buildings with fewer than five stories. These account for roughly six out of every ten (58%) of all residences in the neighbourhood. Single-family dwellings account for another three out of every ten (27%) of residences. The remaining dwellings are a mixture of row houses (8%) and duplexes (7%). Just over three out of every five (62%) of all residences are rented while only two out of every five (38%) are owner-occupied.

Nearby Amenities:

Designated Schools:

  • Westbrook School(GradeK-6)
  • Vernon Barford School(Grade7-9)
  • Harry Ainlay School(Grade10-12)

Restaurants:

  • Blue Quill Chinese Food
  • Sareng Restaurant

Shopping:

  • Blue Quill Shopping
  • Heritage Village

Entertainment and Things to Do:

  • The Rec Room
  • Gateway Entertainment Centre

 

 

Link to the Community League