Greenview is a community in the North East quadrant of the city of Calgary.
The community is divided by McKnight Blvd. NE, with half of it being north of this boulevard with the other half being south of it.
Development of this community started in the late 1950's and comprises of angle family homes as well as multi-family homes including duplexes, condos and townhouses.
In the early 1990's the area was considered as part of the community of Thorncliffe and to this day they share a community centre located on Centre Street in the Throrncliffe neighbourhood.
Lots of green spaces, parks, off leash areas and bike paths for all to enjoy with views of downtown from some areas.
Centrally located with easy access to Edmonton Trail NE and Centre Street, as well as McKnight Blvd. NE, which divides the community.
Neighbours include Thorncliffe to the north, Highland Park to the west with Tuxedo Park to the south.
Excellent bus service in the area providing quick access to the downtown core.
Shopping can be found along 16th Avenue, as well as in neighbouring communities.
Schools can be found in the surrounding neighbourhoods.
Calgary Board of Education
North of McKnight Blvd. NE
5646 Thornton Road NW (Thorncliffe)
Junior High Sir John A. MacDonald
6600 - 4th Street NW (Huntington Hills)
Senior High John G. Diefenbaker
6620 - 4th Street NW (Huntington Hills)
South of McKnight Blvd NE
3717 Centre Street N (Tuxedo Park)
Junior High Georges P. Vanier
503 - 32nd Avenue NE (Tuxedo Park)
Senior High James Fowler
4004 - 4th Street NE (Tuxedo Park)
Calgary Catholic School District:
K-9 St. Pius X
2312 - 18th Street NW (Capitol Hill)
K-9 St. Joseph
2512 - 5th Street NW (Mount Pleasant)
7-9 Madeleine d'Houet
108 - 22nd Street NW (West Hillhurst)
Senior High St. Mary's
111 - 18th Avenue SW (Downtown/Mission)
Senior High St. Francis
877 Northmount Drive NW (Collingwood)
Owner Occupied: 42 per cent
Hospital: Peter Lougheed, on 36th Street NE at 26th Avenue NE
Vehicle Travel time to Downtown: 12 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Airport: 10 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Banff: 1 hour and 31 minutes