The story behind Rue de Stadaconé

Photo: Bill Cox

Rue de Stadaconé is an extension of Rue Bourdages located near the St. Charles River, along the eastern side of the Laurentian Boulevard. Many students of the nearby Centre Louis-Jolliet adult education facility park here in the daytime.

Rue de Stadaconé (Stadacona in English) was named after the 16th-century Iroquois village on the shore of the St. Charles River in the Limoilou district of present Quebec City.