Why Fort Road
Vibrant Urban Living
Fort Road business area has a diverse mix of services and commercial/industrial activities. Its abutting residential communities have diverse and affordable housing forms from high-rise apartments to single-family homes on tree-lined streets.
Fort Road is a community of business and residential areas that offer affordable urban living with a range of amenities. Station Pointe is a new residential development of 5 hectares of multiple-family housing. The adjacent communities of Balwin and Belvedere offer a diversity of housing from single family on tree-lined streets to high-rise apartments.
The commercial district of Fort Road was established in the early 1900s. It has now been enhanced with street trees and decorative lighting.
Fort Road is the home of Century Casino, an attraction that offers not only gaming activities but many special entertainment events.
The Station Pointe development has incorporated features that residents and visitors can enjoy. Dwyer Square is a gathering place for community events that display panels that describe the history of Fort Road when Edmonton was the meat packing centre of western Canada. There is also a rest area with artistic sculptures.
A walking path has been developed on the east boundary of Station Pointe that links the Belvedere LRT Station to Fort Road’s shopping area on 66th Street.