Plateau Mont-Royal Real Estate Listings and Information
The Plateau-Mont-Royal takes its name from its location on relatively flat terrain north of Sherbrooke Street and downtown, and east of Mont-Royal. The borough is bordered to the north and north-east by the Canadian Pacific Railway tracks; to the west by Park Avenue and the intersection of Pine Avenue and University Street; and to the south by Sherbrooke Street. It is one of the most densely populated neighbourhoods in Canada, with 101,054 people living in a 8.1 square kilometre area.
There is a difference between the borough, Plateau-Mont-Royal—a political division of the City of Montreal—and the neighbourhood referred to as "the Plateau". The borough includes not only the Plateau, but also the neighbourhoods of Mile End (bounded by Avenue du Mont-Royal to the south and the Avenue Henri-Julien to the east) and the McGill Ghetto (bounded by University, Sherbrooke, Saint-Laurent and Pine). Both neighbourhoods are generally considered distinct from the Plateau.
The Plateau was formerly a working-class neighbourhood, with the Eastern part being largely French-Canadian, and the Western part largely Jewish. The neighbourhood was the childhood home of Quebec writers Michel Tremblay and Mordecai Richler and both have set many stories in the Plateau of the 1950s and 60s.
The Plateau is characterized by brightly-coloured houses, cafés, book shops, and a laissez-faire attitude. It's the location of some famous attractions on Saint Laurent Street, including Schwartz's Deli (famous for its Montreal smoked meat), and a weekend street fair during the summer that sees extremely crowded streets. In 1997, Utne Reader rated it one of the 15 "hippest" neighbourhoods in North America.
In the 1980s, the area's bohemian aura and proximity to McGill University attracted gentrification. As rents increased, many of its traditional residents and businesses were dispersed to other parts of the city. For example, a historic local grocer, Warshaw, has recently been replaced by a Pharmaprix. The neighbourhood continues to gentrify, and it is now home to many upscale restaurants and nightclubs, and any number of trendy clothing stores have their place along this strip of St-Laurent and St-Denis.
The borough is located northeast of downtown, and was part of the City of Montreal prior to the 2002 municipal mergers.
It is bordered to the south by Ville-Marie, to the west by Outremont, and to the north and east by Rosemont–La Petite-Patrie. Clockwise from the south, it is bounded by Sherbrooke St., University St., Pine Ave. (av. des Pins), Park Ave. (Avenue du Parc), the southward projection of Hutchison St., Hutchison St., Mount Royal Ave (av. Mont-Royal), and the CP railroad tracks.
 Borough council
As of the November 1, 2009 Montreal municipal election, the current borough council consists of the following councillors:
|Luc Ferrandez||Projet Montréal|
|DeLorimier||City councillor||Josée Duplessis||Projet Montréal|
|Borough councillor||Carl Boileau||Projet Montréal|
|Jeanne-Mance||City councillor||Richard Bergeron||Projet Montréal|
|Borough councillor||Piper Huggins||Projet Montréal|
|Mile-End||City councillor||Alex Norris||Projet Montréal|
|Borough councillor||Richard Ryan||Projet Montréal|
 Federal and provincial
The borough is divided among the following federal ridings:
It is divided among the following provincial electoral districts:
- Mercier (the bulk of the borough is in this district)
- Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (a small southeastern corner)
The borough is largely composed of the well-known Plateau neighbourhood, famous for its bohemian reputation and characteristic architecture. The neighbourhoods of Mile End, Côte Saint-Louis, and Milton-Parc (including the McGill Ghetto) are also located in the borough.
 See also
- ^ Ministère des Affaires Municipales et Régions: Le Plateau-Mont-Royal
- ^ Parliament of Canada Federal Riding History: LAURIER--SAINTE-MARIE (Quebec)
Parliament of Canada Federal Riding History: OUTREMONT (Quebec)
Parliament of Canada Federal Riding History: WESTMOUNT--VILLE-MARIE (Quebec)
- ^ Chief Electoral Officer of Québec - 40th General Election Riding Results: MERCIER
Chief Electoral Officer of Québec - 40th General Election Riding Results: OUTREMONT
Chief Electoral Officer of Québec - 40th General Election Riding Results: SAINTE-MARIE-SAINT-JACQUES
Chief Electoral Officer of Québec - 40th General Election Riding Results: HOCHELAGA-MAISONNEUVE
Chief Electoral Officer of Québec - 40th General Election Riding Results: WESTMOUNT-SAINT-LOUIS
- ^ www.ville.montreal.qc.ca/plateau
- ^ Official Transport Quebec Road Map
- Borough website (in French)
- Pictures of architecture and streets of Plateau Mont-Royal
- Restaurants in Le Plateau Montreal
- Société d'histoire et de généalogie du Plateau Mont-Royal
- Site des entreprises et services locaux du Plateau Mont-Royal
Plateau Mont-Royal Community Blog
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