Silverado, Calgary neighbourhoods overview
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This community lies south of 22X Spruce Meadows Trail) and west of Sherriff King Street. This community is across 22X from the Somerset station at the south terminus of the LRT transit system
Public board attendees are bused to Ethel M. Johnson Elementary and Harold Panabaker Junior High (both in Southwood), and and the new Centennial High School in Sundance. Separate board students attend Father Doucet Elementary in Shawnessy, Our Lady of Peace Junior High in Millrise, and Bishop O'Byrne High in Sundance.
Shopping for the area is east off Macleod Trail in Shawnessy Village, complete with a Safeway, Superstore, a Chapters and a new "Coliseum style" movie multiplex. The largest area shopping centre is Southcentre Mall.
This community is close to Spruce Meadows and not far from Fish Creek Provincial Park
The area's major recreation facilites are the South Fish Creek Recreation Centre with its ice arena, and the YMCA, with two wave pools, the Southland Leisure Centre to the north, and the Family Leisure Centre to the east. Shawnee Slopes golf course is close to the community and the Coliseum multiplex movie theatres are on Macleod Trail.
There is wetland maintained by Ducks Unlimited on the northwest corner of 14th Street and Highway 22x, complete with viewing stations (no boating allowed). Bridlewood is 1 kilometre north of the world-famous Spruce Meadows equestrian facility (on 14 St SW).
Homes in this community are available in a number of styles and price ranges, starting around $300,000. New starter homes in this community are from builders like Avi Concept, Excel, Morrison/Discovery and Creations by Shane. Move-up Duplexes are built by Morrison and Pacesetter. Other move-up homes are by Landmark, Lifestyle, Sterling, Trico and Avi.
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