Welcome to Vanier !

Vanier is a historically francophone neighbourhood in the Rideau-Vanier Ward in Ottawa, Ontario. Vanier was amalgamated into Ottawa in 2001.

  • 1908: the communities of Janeville, Clarkstown and Clandeboye were joined to form the Village of Eastview.
  • 1913: Eastview was incorporated as a town.
  • 1963: Eastview becomes a city.
  • 1969: Eastview is renamed after the recently deceased Governor General of Canada, Georges Vanier.
  • 2019: Vanier celebrated the 50th anniversary of its name: Vanier.

Vanier 50

If you would like to learn more about the various services offered in Vanier, please consult the Vanier Community Resource Booklet.

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