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Encyclopedia > Granby, Quebec
City of Granby, Quebec, Canada
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City of Granby, Quebec, Canada's Location.
Area: 76.613 km²
Population:

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ca. 75,000

Population density: 575.9/km²
Time zone: Eastern: UTC -5
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45°24′ N
72°44′ W
Elevation: NA m MSL
Mayor: Guy Racine
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Governing body: Granby City Council

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For the township see Granby, Quebec (township) The Canada 2001 Census was a detailed enumeration of the Canadian population. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Canada. ... The Township of Granby (French: Canton de Granby) is a municipality in south-central Quebec, Canada in the Regional County Municipality La Haute-Yamaska. ...


Granby is a city in southwestern Quebec, located east of Montreal on Lac Boivin. Granby is the seat of La Haute-Yamaska Regional County Municipality. The city is named after John Manners, Marquess of Granby and is the hometown of "Canadian Jos. St-Onge", a well known prize fighter in the 20's and 30's. Motto: Je me souviens (French: I remember) Official languages French Capital Quebec City Largest city Montreal Lieutenant-Governor Lise Thibault Premier Jean Charest (PLQ) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 75 24 Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 2nd 1,542,056 km² 11. ... City motto: Concordia Salus (Latin: Well-being through harmony) Province Quebec Mayor Gérald Tremblay Area  - % water 366. ... Categories: Stub ... The Duke of Rutland is a title in the peerage of England. ...


The city was settled at the end of the 18th century by three brothers whose name the city commemorated for a while as Frost Village. It became an incorporated municipality in 1859 and a city in 1916. 1859 is a common year starting on Saturday. ... 1916 (MCMXVI) is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January-February January 1 -The first successful blood transfusion using blood that had been stored and cooled. ...


Granby is a regional center for industries (textile, lumber, tobacco, dairy products) and comercial zone, but is also a touristic city, due to the presence of the important Granby Zoo. It is the second most populated city in Estrie after Sherbrooke. It hosts a Fête des Mascottes ("Mascot Festival") each year in July. Le Zoo de Granby (English: The Granby Zoo) is a Zoo in Granby, Quebec. ... Categories: Regions of Quebec | Quebec geography | Canada-place stubs ...


Granby's twin cities are This article is about partnerships between towns distant from each other; see Twin cities for the unrelated concept of physically neighbouring cities. ...

North: Township of Granby
West: Township of Granby Granby East: Roxton Pond
Southwest: Saint-Alphonse South: Bromont

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Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Granby, Quebec (315 words)
Granby is the seat of La Haute-Yamaska Regional County Municipality.
Granby is a regional center for industries (textile, lumber, tobacco, dairy products) and commercial zone, but is also a touristic city, due to the presence of the important Granby Zoo, founded by the Mayor Horace Boivin.
Granby is also the host of the yearly "Festival de la chanson de Granby" ("Granby Song Festival") which has, through the years, "discovered" many well-known artists such as Jean Leloup and Luc Delarochelière.
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