North to the downtown core of Edmonton, Alberta sits a largely residential corner of the city called, Central McDougall. The Central McDougall area has many services located new by, and surrounding it one can enjoy the luxuries of a growing city.
Being largely a residential area, one could say there is everything needed for a family to live right in front of them. Of course there is the Edmonton Public School System located for growing families, so there isn't a long commute for children. Besides having a school system conveniently located for the residents of this area, there is all commerce. The biggest area of commerce being the Kingsway Garden Mall, where a family can find the amenities they need to thrive. To complete the neighborhood, one doesn't have to travel a long distance in case of an emergency. The Royal Alexandra Hospital is located in the Central McDougall area as well.
Besides, the Central McDougall are already attending to the citizens needs, there are further developments. Like most of the residential areas of Edmonton there has been a major push to redevelop this historical city.
On the north edge of the Central McDougall area there has been considerable construction efforts. Most of the construction efforts have been erecting new condominium towers. This is happening throughout the Central McDougall area, plus plans to continue the construction, to improve the living conditions of the residents. The city of Edmonton is truly putting its resources into these construction sites - over a half of billion dollars in total. That means, the prospective residents will not just have a new home, but many retail outlets and restaurants will be built.
A final, but most prominent value of living in the Central McDougall is its general location. It is situated just north of the downtown are of Edmonton. The downtown area is filled with shops, museums, commerce, and even home to a symphony. One can easily enjoy an afternoon in the atmosphere of a café and then enjoy an art gallery. That's, not forget the educational opportunities at the University of Alberta.
Though there is still much development to be accomplished in the Central McDougall area, there are also many great features. The city of Edmonton is spending a lot of time and energy to foster this areas growth and capacities. Plus, you are located right north of all the wonderful amenities of the downtown core of Edmonton, Alberta.