Moving from Montreal to Cornwall
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Important information you need to know, before you begin your move to Cornwall from Montreal. Cornwall is a Canadian city, located in the east of the province of Ontario. This city was for centuries the cradle of a number of aboriginal tribes and is currently considered a port of entry to the United States of America. It was named Cornwall in honor of the English Duke of Cornwall, also represented on the city's flag. Currently, the city has a population of approximately 45,965 with the majority (65%) speaking English as their first language, compared to 27% of the population who speak French. It is the easternmost city in Ontario which sits on the banks of the St. Lawrence River.
Its proximity to the city of Montreal and its state of the Francophonie could contribute to becoming a great transition city for those planning to move from Montreal. The distance between Montreal and Cornwall is approximately 116 km, which can translate into approximately 1 hour and 25 minutes of driving depending on the speed of your vehicle, as well as the route chosen. The most direct route to Cornwall remains Highway 720 West, until you turn onto Highway 20 West. Once you cross the provincial borders, you will be driving along Ontario's Highway 401 West, where much of your journey will pass through this road.
Be aware of exits on freeways such as exit 792 which will bring you within the Cornwall city limits. Make sure you have appropriate road maps on the trip, as well as a portable GPS system to avoid any possible mistakes during the trip and the move. During your move from Montreal to Cornwall, you will pass through a number of towns such as Beaconsfield, Saint Anne de Bellevue, Domaine-Pharand. Once in Ontario, you have to go through a few towns like Lancaster to finally enter the city of Cornwall.
If you are moving to Cornwall for employment, the city has a thriving local economy thanks to its port of entry on the United States border. Besides, the city offers good opportunities for post-secondary education. If you have children who must attend primary or secondary school, there is the possibility of choosing between the two official languages: English and French.
Cornwall has two French high schools, as well as St-Josephs High School which is part of the Catholic District School Board which offers French Immersion education.
As far as post-secondary education is concerned, the city has a college campus called St Lawrence College which offers many programs related to the environment. The Canadian Forces School specializing in Aerospace Control Operations also exists in Cornwall for those interested in the Canadian armies.
The City of Cornwall has a public transit service for students and local citizens. Cornwall Transit operates a fleet of 35 buses, with fixed routes and special rush hour routes. Each year, approximately 1.3 million passengers use public transport. Cornwall also has a regional airport titled Cornwall Regional Airport with regional and international flights.
Choosing a new house or a new apartment is the most important part of a move which can be a difficult task if you have not received the necessary and appropriate services. The City of Cornwall has the sources available online to do your research before you move and find the apartment or house that is best for you.
Always do some research to find out about average house prices as this will not only help you make a good purchase, but also prepare you better when negotiating with a prospective landlord or real estate agent. Also, learning about local laws and provincial legislation will keep you ahead of the game when choosing a house or apartment. There are ordinary houses, apartments, condos and apartment buildings. The choice of real estate is vast, it's just a matter of preference for you and your family which could vary according to your family budget.
The majority of new residents in a new city quite often try to find accommodations that are close to public services like hospitals or government offices.
There are several health services in the city, but the city's general hospital is located on McConnell Avenue, not far from Lake Ontario. This hospital is known as the Cornwall Community Hospital. You can contact the hospital at the following number: +1 (613) 938-4240 (Hospital), 911 (Fire, Police, Ambulance).
It's always a good idea to visit the city before your final move. This will allow you to not only get to know the streets of Cornwall better, but it will also give you the chance to familiarize yourself with the local conditions. If you have a family, taking a few family members with you would be a great way to have a family weekend while seeing the city. Cornwall has many restaurants and affordable accommodations. The Riverside and Philos Greek Cuisine are affordable restaurants. There are also a number of bars and grills such as Kelsey's. There are also a number of affordable accommodations for those visiting the city for a personal or business commitment.
The most popular hotels would be the Best Western Plus Parkway Inn and Conference Centre, Comfort Inn Cornwall and Ramada Inn Cornwall.
Moving from Montreal to Cornwall could be a messy affair, with many steps involved to ensure everything goes smoothly and with great care and precision. Thus, finding a reliable and experienced company in long distance moving is very important.
A reliable and skillful moving company can undoubtedly give you satisfaction and peace of mind. As a result, you can concentrate on other tasks during the move and save your valuable time. Without proper research, you may not receive quality service. Check the references of the moving company, find the references of former clients and their level of satisfaction with the work carried out by the company in question, find out if the moving company that you choose is doing or has already done in the past moving work to the city you want to move there to live.
If you have a piano to move from Montreal to Cornwall or a pool table, ask if the movers have the experience and all the necessary equipment for moving!
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Good luck and happy moving!