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Founded in August 1995, the Business Development Corporation of Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote local businesses and to support them in their business development. Through its various actions and activities, SDC Rue Sainte-Anne contributes to the economic vitality of the western tip of the Island of Montreal, while aiming to showcase the city to its fullest potential.

SDC Rue Sainte-Anne directly affects many shops on the main street in the heart of the city. It extends on the East side from Maple Street to College Street and on the West side at Christie Street, including Lalonde Street. The multitude and variety of our businesses make it a unique and rich entity by its diversity and complementarity.

With its alliance with the city, the SDC Rue Sainte-Anne also works with many partners including local economic development agencies.

Our Goals

Our Vision

Our short-term vision is to increase the visibility of our brand new rue Sainte-Anne, to increase its ridership while improving customer service and the appearance of our shops.

In the medium to long term, our association wants rue Sainte-Anne to find its vocation as a junction of community life known for its charm, warm atmosphere as well as the diversity and quality of its shops and businesses.

Moreover, beyond its historical and tourist attractions, the range of services offered in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue allow people to live culinary, shopping and wellness experiences, allowing them to enjoy both nature, local culture and joie de vivre. The development and promotion of the commercial life of rue Sainte-Anne, the city will stand by its coherence focusing on sustainable development and encouraging people to slow down, enjoy life and reconnect with themselves and their environment.