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AUDREY ABUAN - RE/MAX Real Estate REALTOR®
Casselman provides a variety of low and medium housing types, and only a quarter of the units in the neighbourhood are single-detached homes. Most of the row housing and low-rise apartments are located south of McLeod Road. Casselman Edmonton experienced the bulk of its residential construction in the 1970s and early 1980s, with a smaller number of units added right up into the early 2000s. Casselman extends from 144 Avenue north to 153 Avenue, and from 50 Street west to 58 Street.
McLeod Park is located on the western side of the Casselman, and at 16 hectares, it provides residents with a considerable amount of amenity and recreation space. Although there are no schools in Casselman, elementary and junior high schools are conveniently located in the adjacent McLeod neighbourhood to the west.
This community was named after Frederick C. Casselman, who arrived in Edmonton from Ontario in 1913. Casselman, a World War I veteran, graduated from law school at the University of Alberta and worked in Edmonton as a lawyer. He served for many years on the Public School Board, starting in 1928. Casselman served two terms on City Council in 1937 and 1939, and was elected a member of Parliament in 1940.