Spruce Grove, Alberta

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Spruce Grove /ˌsprusˈɡrv/ is a city that is 11 km (6.8 mi) west of Edmonton, Alberta in Canada. The city is adjacent to the Town of Stony Plain and is surrounded by Parkland County.

With a 2016 population of 34,066, Spruce Grove is the ninth-largest city in Alberta. The mayor of Spruce Grove is Stuart Houston.

Spruce Grove is home to the Horizon Stage Performing Arts Centre, a local theatre, and the TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre, a recreation facility shared with Stony Plain and Parkland County.

Jennifer Heil, the freestyle skier who won the first gold medal for Canada in the 2006 Winter Olympics games in Turin, Italy, and a silver medal at the 2010 Winter Olympics is from Spruce Grove, as is Carla MacLeod, a member of the 2010 Canada women's national ice hockey team.

History

Homesteaders in the area date back to 1879.[6] Spruce Grove originally incorporated as a village on March 14, 1907, but it subsequently dissolved on August 30, 1916.[1] Spruce Grove then re-incorporated as a village on January 1, 1955 and subsequently incorporated as a town on January 1, 1971, and as a city on March 1, 1986.[1]

Geography

Spruce Grove is located near the province's geographical centre, at 30 kilometres (19 mi) from downtown Edmonton and 14 km (8.7 mi) from Edmonton's city limits.[7] It is part of the Edmonton Capital Region.

Demographics

The City of Spruce Grove's 2016 municipal census counted a population of 33,640,[5] a change of 5% from its 2015 municipal census population of 32,036.[23]In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the City of Spruce Grove recorded a population of 34,066 living in 12,552 of its 13,109 total private dwellings, a change of 30.2% from its 2011 population of 26,171. With a land area of 32.2 km2 (12.4 sq mi), it had a population density of 1,058.0/km2 (2,740.1/sq mi) in 2016.[3]

In the 2011 Census, the City of Spruce Grove had a population of 26,171 living in 9,619 of its 10,105 total dwellings, a change of 33.9% from its 2006 adjusted population of 19,541. With a land area of 32.37 km2(12.50 sq mi), it had a population density of 808.5/km2 (2,094.0/sq mi) in 2011.[22]

Arts and Culture

The Spruce Grove Art Gallery is located in the Melcor Cultural Centre and is operated by the Allied Arts Council of Spruce Grove. The gallery hosts ongoing shows for original art created by its members, made up of artists from mainly the Spruce Grove, Stony Plain and Parkland County area.[24]

Horizon Stage hosts many plays and acts throughout the year, as well as a lot of community theatre. Spruce Grove also has a 7 screen theatre complex which opened in the fall of 2007.[25]

Another cultural facility within the city is the Spruce Grove Grain Elevator Museum.

Attractions

The TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre, opened in 2002, provides a pool, soccer fields, a gymnasium, workout gym, and ice rinks to the people of Parkland County. Spruce Grove has bike trails winding throughout the city, called the Heritage Grove Trail, where bike riders can ride for hours through lush forest. On June 7, 2008, Spruce Grove held the grand opening of the West District Park, which features two full artificial surface fields for football, soccer and other activities. The Edmonton Eskimos donated $10,000 towards the event and held practice at the facility as part of the first day activities.

Sports

Spruce Grove has an abundant number of youths and adults involved in amateur sports, that run year round. Box lacrosse runs from March to July under the organization Parkland Posse [1], which pulls young people from the Tri communities of Spruce Grove, Stony Plain and Parkland County. Hockey runs from September to April, soccer and rugby run from May to October, football runs from July to December and baseball runs from March to October. The Spruce Grove Saints are a Junior A hockey team that play in the AJHL.

 

*Source - Wikipedia

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  • 53203 RGE RD 274: Rural Parkland County Rural Land/Vacant Lot for sale : MLS®# E4299595

    53203 RGE RD 274 Rural Parkland County Rural Parkland County T7X 3T2
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    $1,990,000
    Rural Land/Vacant Lot
    Courtesy of Lee Smithson of RE/MAX Real Estate
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E4299595
    SELLER INSTRUCTS NO DRIVING ON THE LAND PLEASE. This 75.71 acres of land is HIGH VISIBILITY - HIGHWAY FRONTING HWY 16 (Yellowhead) West of Edmonton directly adjacent to Spruce Grove city limits. There are wide and varied uses for development or hold as an investment. At present there are approximately 40 acres of sod that will be ready for harvest this year and next. The sod crop may be negotiable. Seller is willing to sell a subdivided 10 acre or 63 acre parcel from this land. This subdivision will be subject to approval by Parkland County. Temporary irrigation license is in place as well as crossing agreements for utilities for immediate development are in place. Paved service road leads right to property line. Land is great for agricultural purposes, RV Storage, Greenhouse, Nursery etc (some of these uses are subject to Parkland County approval). More details
  • 53203 Range Rd 274: Rural Parkland County Rural Land/Vacant Lot for sale : MLS®# E4300038

    53203 Range Rd 274 Rural Parkland County Rural Parkland County T7X 3T2
    Main Photo: 53203 Range Rd 274: Rural Parkland County Rural Land/Vacant Lot for sale : MLS®# E4300038
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    $1,750,000
    Rural Land/Vacant Lot
    Courtesy of Lee Smithson of RE/MAX Real Estate
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E4300038
    THE SELLER INSTRUCTS NO DRIVING ON THE LAND PLEASE. This 63 acres of land is HIGH VISIBILITY - HIGHWAY FRONTING HWY 16 (Yellowhead) West of Edmonton directly adjacent to Spruce Grove city limits. There are wide and varied uses for development or hold as an investment. At present there are approximately 40 acres of sod that will be ready for harvest this year and next. The sod crop may be negotiable. Seller is willing to sell a subdivided 10 acre or larger 75.71 acre parcel from this land. This subdivision will be subject to approval by Parkland County. Temporary irrigation license is in place as well as crossing agreements for utilities for immediate development are in place. Paved service road leads right to property line. Land is great for agricultural purposes, RV Storage, Greenhouse, Nursery etc (some of these uses are subject to Parkland County approval). More details
  • 198 Nelson Drive: Spruce Grove Vacant Lot/Land for sale : MLS®# E4286967

    198 Nelson Drive Spruce Grove Spruce Grove T7X 0G7
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    $1,450,000
    Single Family
    Courtesy of Wally J Hawryluk of RE/MAX PREFERRED CHOICE
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E4286967
    Beautiful 3.43 acre property located in the midst of Spruce Grove. Currently zoned UR reserve and must be rezoned to R1. Ready for the developer who has an eye on the future growth of this ever expanding and very popular city located just west of Edmonton. Located on Nelson Dr which houses many businesses in the surrounding area. Tri Leisure Center, Fuhr Sports Park football and soccer fields within walking distance, Superstore located blocks away, senior lodge, and Home Depot all with in walking distance, walking trails nearby. More details
  • 53203 Range Rd 274: Rural Parkland County Rural Land/Vacant Lot for sale : MLS®# E4300217

    53203 Range Rd 274 Rural Parkland County Rural Parkland County T7X 3T2
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    $1,000,000
    Rural Land/Vacant Lot
    Courtesy of Lee Smithson of RE/MAX Real Estate
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E4300217
    THE SELLER INSTRUCTS NO DRIVING ON THE LAND PLEASE. This 10 acres of land is HIGH VISIBILITY - HIGHWAY FRONTING HWY 16 (Yellowhead) West of Edmonton directly adjacent to Spruce Grove city limits. There are wide and varied uses for development or hold as an investment, subject to Parkland County approval. Purchaser of these ten acres will have a choice as to the exact configuration of the parcel. See photos. At present there are approximately 40 acres of sod that will be ready for harvest this year and next. The sod crop may be negotiable. Seller is willing to sell a subdivided 63 acre or larger 75.71 acre parcel from this land. This subdivision will be subject to approval by Parkland County. Temporary irrigation license is in place as well as crossing agreements for utilities for immediate development are in place. Paved service road leads right to property line. Land is great for agricultural purposes, RV Storage, Greenhouse, Nursery etc (some of these uses are subject to Parkland County approval). More details
  • 5 27120 TWP RD 532A: Rural Parkland County House for sale : MLS®# E4312017

    5 27120 TWP RD 532A Rural Parkland County Rural Parkland County T7X 3M6
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    $875,000
    Country Residential
    Courtesy of Wally J Hawryluk of RE/MAX PREFERRED CHOICE
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E4312017
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    1,092 sq. ft.
    16.2 acres, private setting with mature trees, rolling land, located on Twp Rd 532 A, just north of the yellowhead overpass on Century Road, with a 3 bedroom home, built in the 60s, one full piece bath, deck off the side door, tin roof should last a life time, double detached garage with gravel floor and one door. Property is surrounded by RV storage lots. Present zoning, Agricultural Restricted, could allow for many different ventures. This acreage is priced on land value and location being close to Spruce Grove. More details
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