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Cartierville is in the north-end of [[montreal]] between [[st. laurent]] and [[Montreal-North]]. It is also known as Crackville (for obvious reasons), and the bronx-- and is a growingly dangerous hood along with [[montreal-north]]. There are a lot of immigrants and gangs as well as publing housing units in the hood areas.
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[[Cartierville]] is located in the northern part of [[Montreal]], [[Quebec]], [[Canada]] along the banks of the '''Rivière des Prairies''' and is bounded to the east by [[Montreal North]], to the southeast by the borough of '''Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension''', to the southwest by the borough of '''Saint-Laurent''', and to the west by the borough of '''Pierrefonds-Roxboro'''. Named in the honor of '''Sir George-Étienne Cartier''', it became a village officially in 1906. This area has a high concentration of Afro-Canadians and francaphone residence and has recently seen an increase in drug and gang related violence, which is not uncommon in the area.
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==Housing==
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Cousineau
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Place Henri-Bourassa
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[http://www.canada.com/montreal/montrealgazette/news/montreal/story.html?id=1ad4c2c0-05c4-4397-bb76-7c8e8a070ff7 Teen Dies In Gang Related Stabbing]
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Latest revision as of 18:46, 9 June 2009

Cartierville is located in the northern part of Montreal, Quebec, Canada along the banks of the Rivière des Prairies and is bounded to the east by Montreal North, to the southeast by the borough of Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension, to the southwest by the borough of Saint-Laurent, and to the west by the borough of Pierrefonds-Roxboro. Named in the honor of Sir George-Étienne Cartier, it became a village officially in 1906. This area has a high concentration of Afro-Canadians and francaphone residence and has recently seen an increase in drug and gang related violence, which is not uncommon in the area.


Housing

Cousineau
Place Henri-Bourassa


News

Teen Dies In Gang Related Stabbing