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Encyclopedia > Lévis, Quebec

Lévis (officially Ville de Lévis) is a city in eastern This article describes the Canadian province. For other usages, see Quebec (disambiguation). Québec (Flag of Québec) (Coat of Arms of Québec) Motto: Je me souviens (I remember) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Quebec City Largest city Montreal Lieutenant Governor Lise Thibault Premier Jean Charest (PLQ) Area... Quebec, Canada is an independent This article discusses states as sovereign political entities. For other meanings, see state (disambiguation). In international law and international relations, a state is a geographic political entity possessing politicial sovereignty, i.e. not being subject to any higher political authority. In casual language, the idea of... Canada. It is located on the south shore of the The Saint Lawrence River (French fleuve Saint-Laurent) is a large west-to-east flowing river in the middle latitudes of North America, connecting the Great Lakes with the Atlantic Ocean. It was called Kaniatarowanenneh (big waterway) in Mohawk. It traverses the Canadian province of Quebec and forms part of... St. Lawrence River, opposite Ville de Québec, Québec, Canada Motto: Don de Dieu feray valoir (Gift of God shall make prosper) Area: 547.63 sq. km. Population  - City (2001)  - Canadian CD Rank  - Canadian Municipal Rank  - Density 507,986 Ranked 10th Ranked 9th 927.6/km² Time zone Eastern... Quebec City. It covers an area of 444 square kilometers. The population in 2002 is a This is the calendar for a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F), e.g. 2002, 1991, 1985, 1974, 1963... (A common year is a year with 365 days -- in other words, not a leap year.) January Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa   1... 2002 was estimated at 124,487 (based on the 1996 is a This is a calendar for a leap year starting on Monday (dominical letter GF). January February March Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa 1 2 3 4 5 6 1 2 3... 1996 Canadian census). Its current incarnation was founded on January 1 is the One redirects here. For alternate uses, see One (disambiguation). 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 >> List of numbers -- Integers 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 >> Cardinal 1 one Ordinal 1st first Numeral system unary... January 1, 2002 is a This is the calendar for a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F), e.g. 2002, 1991, 1985, 1974, 1963... (A common year is a year with 365 days -- in other words, not a leap year.) January Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa   1... 2002, as the result of a merger between ten cities, including the older city of Lévis.


Lévis is home to the The Mouvement Desjardins (Dejardins Movement in English) is the largest association of credit unions in North America. Located in Quebec, this association of credit unions is composed of local caisses populaires, which are regrouped into 11 regional federations. The regional federations are the homes of common services such as large... Mouvement Desjardins headquarters. Its founder, For the 19th-century former mayor of Montreal, see Alphonse Desjardins (politician) Gabriel-Alphonse Desjardins (November 5, 1854 _ October 30, 1920) was born in Lévis, Quebec. He was a journalist at Lécho and Le Canadien until 1879. He was publisher of Débats de la législature... Alphonse Desjardins, lived in Lévis. He and his wife ran the first caisse from their home. The city is also a major center of agricultural businesses and of institutions and corporations involved in research and development in agricultural science.


Territory

On January 1 is the One redirects here. For alternate uses, see One (disambiguation). 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 >> List of numbers -- Integers 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 >> Cardinal 1 one Ordinal 1st first Numeral system unary... January 1, 2002 is a This is the calendar for a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F), e.g. 2002, 1991, 1985, 1974, 1963... (A common year is a year with 365 days -- in other words, not a leap year.) January Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa   1... 2002, ten cities were merged by the provincial government to form the new city of Lévis: Charny is a city in central Quebec, Canada located south of Quebec City and east of the city of Lévis. It is located on the south shore of the St. Lawrence River. The city was merged with Lévis on January 1, 2002. The city has been tremendously influenced... Charny, Lévis, Pintendre, Sainte-Hélène-de-Breakeyville, Saint-Étienne-de-Lauzon, Saint-Jean-Chrysostome, Saint-Joseph-de-la-Pointe-de-Lévy, Saint-Nicolas, Saint-Rédempteur, Saint-Romuald. It is currently divided in three districts[1] (http://www.ville.levis.qc.ca/Fr/Contenus/Gui_car.htm): Desjardins, Chutes-de-la-Chaudière-Ouest and Chutes-de-la-Chaudière-Est.


Lévis covers an area of 444 square kilometers: 10% urban, 48% farmlands, 36% forests and 6% wetlands.


External links

  • Official web page (http://www.ville.levis.qc.ca/) (in French).
  • Official web page for tourism in Lévis (http://www.chaudiere.com/tourisme/).
  • Information page (http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/PrinterFriendly.cfm?ArticleId=F0004659) from thecanadianencyclopedia.com (http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/).


Chaudière-Appalaches (12) Flag of Quebec. Seems to be unused; a slightly prettier PNG version is on the Meta wiki: [1] (http://meta.wikipedia.com/upload/ca-qc.png) , which is used on French (http://fr.wikipedia.com/wiki.cgi?Qu%E9bec), Esperanto (http://eo.wikipedia.com/wiki/Kebekio), and...

Lévis City | L'Amiante | Beauce-Sartigan Regional County Municipality is a regional county municipality in southeastern Quebec. The regional county municipality seat is Saint_Georges. The area, has proven to be a hotbed of business development producing a large numer of entrepreneurs who have built successful businesses in the area. As a part of the... Beauce-Sartigan | Bellechasse Regional County Municipality is a regional county municipality in eastern Quebec. The county seat is Saint-Lazare-de-Bellechasse. Contents // 1 Communities 2 Attractions 3 Protected Areas 4 Highways 5 Demographics 6 Surrounding Counties Communities Municipalities Armagh Beaumont Honfleur Saint-Anselme Saint-Charles-de-Bellechasse Saint-Gervais Saint-Lazare... Bellechasse | Les Etchemins is a county regional municipality of Quebec in Canada. Categories: Stub ... Les Etchemins | L'Islet | Categories: Stub | Quebec Regional County Municipalities ... La Nouvelle-Beauce | Lotbinière | Montmagny is a county regional municipality of Quebec in Canada. Categories: Canada geography stubs | Quebec Regional County Municipalities ... Montmagny | Robert-Cliche is a county regional municipality of Quebec in Canada. Categories: Canada geography stubs | Quebec Regional County Municipalities ... Robert-Cliche


Neighbouring regions: Map of Quebec showing Bas-Saint-Laurent The Bas-Saint-Laurent (Lower Saint-Lawrence) region is located in Quebec. It has a population of 203 118 (2002). Its area is 22 515 km² Cities of Bas-Saint-Laurent Rimouski - 42 105 inh. (Rimouski - Neigette RCM) Rivière-du-Loup - 18... Bas-Saint-Laurent | Capitale-Nationale is a region of Quebec. The provincial capital of Quebec City is located in this region. See also List of Quebec regions Eternal link Official site (http://www.capitale-nationale.gouv.qc.ca/) Regions of Quebec Abitibi-Témiscamingue | Bas-Saint-Laurent | Capitale-Nationale | Centre-du-Qu... Capitale-Nationale | Regions of Quebec Abitibi-Témiscamingue | Bas-Saint-Laurent | Capitale-Nationale | Centre-du-Québec | Chaudière-Appalaches | Côte-Nord | Estrie | Gaspésie–Îles-de-la-Madeleine | Lanaudière | Laurentides | Laval | Mauricie | Montérégie | Montréal | Nord-du-Québec | Outaouais | Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean see... Estrie | Centre-du-Québec


 
 

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