This summer, Rue De Castelnau has become pedestrian, much to the delight of Villeray residents. This commercial street, a magnet for families, pairs relaxation with safety and local artworks.
Come summer, this commercial street in the Villeray neighbourhood, between Avenue De Gaspé and Rue Saint-Denis, becomes a people-friendly public space. The 2021 pedestrianization of Rue De Castelnau, with its warm, colourful and refreshing installations, offers residents and visitors alike an all-new experience.
Parklets, commercial terraces and benches have been added to promote gatherings among small groups. The space will be improved with the addition of plants and will feature an exhibition of works by local artists along its entire length.
- Offer residents and visitors a common space with a village-like atmosphere in the heart of the city.
- Zones with activities held by local businesses
- Open-air exhibition of visual artworks
- Warm and welcoming installations