The green neighborhood
The Villeray-St Michel-Parc Ex neighborhood is known for its green spaces, tree lined streets, and parks. Over 150 parks are in the area, and most streets are lined with mature trees, making it a green oasis in the middle of Montreal’s urban sprawl. Jarry Park is the biggest, and most well known, but here are endless destinations to enjoy the outdoors in this area of town.
A real village in the city, you can find boutiques all over the neighborhood, selling high quality products made locally in Quebec.
The neighborhood offers diversity of housing ranging from multiplexes to single family homes, which gives the area a population of cultural diversity!
Villeray – St Michel – Parc-Extension in numbers
155 parks and green spaces
7 community gardens
6 indoor pools, and 3 outdoor pools
75 community organizations
3 libraries and 1 cultural center
2 indoor ice skating rinks, and 15 outdoor ones