Stony Plain is named for the boulders scattered across the area as noted by Dr. James Hector, a geologist or for the Stoney Plain tribe.
Location: Stony Plain is located in the central part of the Province on the west side of Edmonton.
Judicial District: Edmonton Judicial District
Provincial Courthouse – Stony Plain
Location: 4711 44 Avenue / 47 Street
Built: 1977 – 1979
Architect: Wayne Scott Architects Ltd.
Description: The building faces south and is a two story concrete and glass structure. The building is located on spacious landscaped grounds. The first story is recessed with glass walls and entrance on the east side. On the roof is a raised centre section. The Provincial Building is located on the east side across the plaza.
Note: The cost of construction was $2,200,265.
See: Within the Edmonton Judicial District is the Court of Queens Bench at Edmonton and Provincial Courthouses located at Barrhead / Breton / Drayton Valley / Evansburg / Fort Saskatchewan / Leduc / Mayerthorpe / Morinville / St. Albert / Vegreville / Westlock
Photos taken 2015