Boucherville

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Boucherville is a city in the Montérégie region in Quebec, Canada.wikipedia
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Montérégie

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Boucherville is a city in the Montérégie region in Quebec, Canada.
It includes the cities of Boucherville, Brossard, Granby, Longueuil, Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Saint-Hyacinthe, Sorel-Tracy, and Vaudreuil-Dorion.

Greater Montreal

Greater Montreal AreaMontreal Metropolitan Communityoff-island suburb
Boucherville is part of both the urban agglomeration of Longueuil and Montreal Metropolitan Community regional government.
Due to their proximity to Montreal's downtown core, some suburbs on the South Shore (Longueuil, Brossard, Saint-Lambert, and Boucherville) are usually not included in the off-island suburbs even though they are on the mainland.

South Shore (Montreal)

South ShoreRive-SudSouth Shore of Montreal
It is a suburb of Montreal on the South shore of the Saint Lawrence River.

Sainte-Julie, Quebec

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Several families left Boucherville in the 18th century to found the communities of Sainte-Julie and Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville.
These settlers mostly came from Boucherville.

Longueuil

Longueuil, QuebecboroughLongueuil, QC
As part of the 2000–2006 municipal reorganization in Quebec, Boucherville ceased to exist as an independent city on January 1, 2002 and became a borough of Longueuil. The industrial section of Boucherville covers the western part of the city; from Autoroute 20 all the way to Longueuil.
On January 1, 2002, as part of the 2000–2006 municipal reorganization in Quebec, the provincial government amalgamated the former Longueuil with Boucherville, Brossard, Greenfield Park, LeMoyne, Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, Saint-Hubert and Saint-Lambert.

Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville

Saint-BrunoSt. BrunoSaint-Bruno-de-Montarville, Quebec
Several families left Boucherville in the 18th century to found the communities of Sainte-Julie and Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville.
At the beginning of the 19th century, families residing on the western flank of the mountain were under the clerical responsibility of the parish of Boucherville while families from the southern flank were under the responsibility of the parish of Saint-Joseph de Chambly.

Urban agglomeration of Longueuil

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Boucherville is part of both the urban agglomeration of Longueuil and Montreal Metropolitan Community regional government.
Longueuil merged on January 1, 2002 with the communities of Boucherville, Brossard, Greenfield Park, LeMoyne, Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, Saint-Hubert, and Saint-Lambert.

List of shopping malls in Greater Longueuil

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All these businesses have since moved on or disappeared and today the mall has been eclipsed by more modern malls such as the Carrefour de la Rive Sud.
Carrefour de la Rive-Sud is apower centre inaugurated in 2002 in Boucherville, Quebec at the corner of highways 20 and 30.

Pierre Boucher

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Boucherville was founded as a seigneurial parish in 1667 by Pierre Boucher, for whom the city was later named.
He withdrew from public office to establish his Seigneurie centred on Boucherville on the south shore of the St Lawrence River near Montreal and extending out well into the Montérégie region.

2004 Quebec municipal referendums

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However, after a 2004 referendum, it de-merged and was reconstituted as an independent city on January 1, 2006.

2000–06 municipal reorganization in Quebec

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As part of the 2000–2006 municipal reorganization in Quebec, Boucherville ceased to exist as an independent city on January 1, 2002 and became a borough of Longueuil.

Boisé du Tremblay

Boisé-Du Tremblay
The Boisé du Tremblay Wildlife Reserve is located within this section.
The wooded area is located partially in the borough of Le Vieux-Longueuil and partially within the city of Boucherville.

List of protected areas of Quebec

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The Îles-de-Boucherville National Park on the Boucherville Islands is a Quebec National Park located in the Saint Lawrence River facing the rest of the city.

South Shore Protestant Regional School Board

The South Shore Protestant Regional School Board previously served the municipality.
As of 1965 the municipalities within the school board were: Beloeil, Boucherville, Brossard, Candiac, Chambly, Douville, Fort Chambly, Greenfield Park, Iberville, Jacques Cartier, L'Acadie, Lacolle, Lafleche, Laprairie, La Providence, Lemoyne, Longueuil, Marieville, McMasterville, Mont St. Hilaire, Notre Dame, Notre Dame de Bon Secours, Notre Dame du Mont Carmel, Otterburn Park, Preville, Richelieu, Rougemont, Ste. Angele de Monnoir, Ste. Anne de Sabrevois, St. Basile le Grand, St. Blaise, St. Bruno de Montarville, St. Cyprien of Chaudière-Appalaches (including Napierville V.), Ste. Famille de Boucherville, St. Hilaire, St. Hubert, St. Hyacinthe, St. Johns, St. Jean Baptiste, St. Jean l'Evangeliste, St. Joseph, St. Joseph de Chambly, Ste. Julie, St. Lambert, St. Luc, St. Marc, Ste. Marie de Monnoir, St. Mathieu de Beloeil, St. Michel de Rougemont, St. Patrice de Sherrington, St. Paul de l'ile aux Noix, and St. Valentin.

Toussaint Charbonneau

Charbonneauher husband
Charbonneau was born in Boucherville, Quebec (near Montréal) around 1759.

Louis-Hippolyte Lafontaine

Louis Hippolyte LaFontaineLafontaineLouis LaFontaine
He was born in Boucherville, Lower Canada in 1807.

Rona, Inc.

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Since 1974, the head office of Rona, a Canadian distributor and retailer in hardware, home improvement and gardening products, has been located in Boucherville.
In 2010, Rona acquired Pierceys, a company based in Nova Scotia, Plomberie Payette & Perreault, a company based in Boucherville, Quebec, Don Park Canada, and TruServ.

Riverside School Board

St. Jude Elementary School
Currently, English-language public education is provided by the Riverside School Board.

Étienne Desmarteau

Etienne Desmarteau
Born in Boucherville, Quebec, Desmarteau was member of the Montréal Athletic Club was one of the top competitors in the 56 lb (25.4 kg) weight throwing event, which is no longer an Olympic event.

Pierre-Luc Gagnon

Pierre Luc Gagnon
Pierre-Luc Gagnon, commonly known by his initials, PLG (born May 2, 1980 in Boucherville, Quebec), is a Canadian professional skateboarder.

Jonathan Duhamel

Jonathan Duhamel (born August 24, 1987) is a Canadian poker professional from Boucherville, Quebec, best known as the winner of the Main Event at the 2010 World Series of Poker (WSOP).

Quebec Autoroute 20

Autoroute 2020Highway 20
The industrial section of Boucherville covers the western part of the city; from Autoroute 20 all the way to Longueuil.

Têtes à claques

Michel BeaudetTetes a Claques
"Têtes à claques", a French language internet phenomenon, is also based in the city of Boucherville.
The popularity of the show surged to the point that Beaudet employed two other people, video editor Simon Parizeau and artistic director Hugo Caron, to help with the production at his home in Boucherville.