What are Outaouais?

  • (noun): A river in southeastern Canada that flows along the boundary between Quebec and Ontario to the Saint Lawrence River near Montreal.


Outaouais is a region of western Quebec, Canada. It includes the city of Gatineau (Hull, Aylmer, Gatineau, Masson-Angers, Buckingham), the Pontiac region, and the town of Maniwaki, and is located on the north side of the Ottawa River opposite Canada's capital, Ottawa. It has a land area of 30,760.05 km² (11,876.52 sq mi) and a 2006 census population of 341,096 inhabitants.

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Claire Vaive
... Vaive is a graduate from the Université du Québec à Hull (now Université du Québec en Outaouais with a degree in teaching for administration and commercial courses ... After the amalgamation of the five communities of the Outaouais Urban Community, she faced another incumbent from a neighboring ward and was narrowly defeated in the 2001 ... level although she is currently working for the Liberal Party of Canada's Outaouais division as a vice-president ...
List Of Municipalities In Quebec - List - Outaouais
344.16 245,629 Not part of a RCM 82005 ... M L'Ange-Gardien 224.17 4,025 Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais 82010 ... M Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette 117.54 724 Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais ...
List Of School Districts In Quebec - Outaouais
... Commission scolaire des Draveurs Commission scolaire des Hauts-Bois-de-l'Outaouais Commission scolaire des Portages-de-l'Outaouais Anglophone Western Quebec School Board ...
Société De Transport De L'Outaouais
... Société de transport de l'Outaouais (STO) is the transit service of the Outaouais region of Quebec ...