Town Hall, Montalieu-Vercieu

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Presentation

Population: 3,384
Altitude: Min. 200 m - Max. 347 m
Surface area: 8.66 km²
GPS: 45° 48' 34.772" North 5° 24' 17.656" East
Demonyms: Montaliolands & Montaliolandes
Between 1790 and 1794 the villages of Montalieu and Vercieu merged into a single administrative area.
Montalieu-Vercieu was famous for its stone quarries until the mid 20th-century, when it switched to cement-manufacturing (VICAT).
The population has grown substantially since the year 2000, after the creation of the Blue Valley site in 1987 when major work on the Rhône riverbed was carried out by the CNR.
Anecdote: Montalieu-Vercieu was to be named "Montalieu sur Rhône", but the idea was emphatically opposed by the inhabitants of Vercieu.

Places to visit:

- 19th-century town-hall building, orginally a masonry foundry.
- Washhouses and fountains.
- Château de Porcieu.
- Classical-style church dating from 1833.
- Le Besset Cross, at the cemetery.
- Virgin Mary Oratory on the RN75 road.
- 19th-century furnace in Vercieu.
- Upper-Rhône railway
- Blue Valley outdoor activities centre
- Maison de la Pierre au Ciment (exhibition centre)

Local personalities:
- Ninon Vallin (1886-1961), opera singer and daughter of a local lawyer
- Louis Rivet, brigadier and, from 1936 to 1944, French Army intelligence officer.
Période(s) d'ouvertureTown Hall secretariat opening hours:
Monday to Thursday: 9 am to 12 noon / 1.30 pm to 5 pm
Friday: 9 am to 12 noon / 1.30 pm to 4.30 pm
1st, 3rd & 5th Saturday of each month: 9 am to 12 noon
Themes
  • Type :
    • Administrative institutions
Useful Information
  • Detailed types :
    • Town Hall
    • Municipal and inter-commune services
Accessibility
  • Accessibility criteria for people with reduced mobility :
    • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs
Contact
Town Hall, Montalieu-Vercieu
6, Place de la Mairie
38390
Montalieu-Vercieu
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Phone : +33 4 74 88 50 95
Fax : +33 4 74 88 46 27
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Mairie de Montalieu-Vercieu
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38390
Montalieu-Vercieu
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 45.815879
Longitude : 5.403943