North Glenora

LIVE IN NORTH WEST EDMONTON

The neighbourhood is bounded on the north by 111 Avenue, on the south by 107 Avenue, on the east by Groat Road, and on the west by 142 Street. Groat Road provides access to locations on the south side, including the University of Alberta and Whyte Avenue.

Westmount Centre, a major shopping mall, is located immediately to the north of the neighbourhood. Also located to the north is Coronation Park and the Telus World of Science.

There is one school in the neighbourhood, Coronation Elementary School, operated by the Edmonton Public School System and a junior high school in the neighbourhood of Inglewood to the north east—Westmount Junior High. Ross Sheppard High School is located to the north in the neighbourhood of Woodcroft and Archbishop McDonald High School is located to the west in the neighbourhood of McQueen.

The first building project in the neighbourhood was a recreation complex built in 1953. Most of the public facilities and multi-unit housing complexes in North Glenora are centrally located. Three out of every four residences are owner-occupied while the remaining one out of four are rented.

The majority of the residential construction occurred during the fifteen years immediately following the end of World War II in 1945. It was during this period that seventeen out of every twenty (86.3%) of residences were built. Most of the remaining residences were built during the 1960s.

Nearby Amenities:

Desingnated Schools:

  • Coronation School(Grade K-6)
  • Westminster School(Grade 7-9)
  • Ross Sheppard School(Grade10-12)

Restaurants:

  • Gini’s Restaurant
  • Smitty’s Family Restaurant

Shopping:

  • Westmount Center

 

Entertainment and Things to Do:

  • Noth Glanora Hall

Link to the Community League