Declaration of Surplus Land – Mountjoy Township (Timmins Industrial Park – 9084118 Canada Corp.) 

WHEREAS pursuant to City of Timmins By-Law No. 2019-8360 which sets out policies and procedures for the sale and disposition of municipal land.

AND WHEREAS Section 6.0 – Accountability, Transparency and Public Notice Requirements, requires that in considering a sale of City owned land, the land must be declared surplus to the needs and requirements of the municipality and prior to the land sale, notice of the disposition of the surplus lands posted on the City’s website and advertised in the local newspaper for two consecutive weeks. The purpose of such notice is to secure any comments from the public respecting this proposed land sale to be considered by Council so that Council may consider, and if applicable, incorporate into an implementing by-law.

AND WHEREAS the Council for the Corporation of the City of Timmins considers it desirable and expedient that the described land be declared surplus to the Corporation’s municipal requirements and a portion of the said land be sold directly to 9084118 Canada Corporation, hereinafter referred to as the Purchaser, subject to the following conditions:

• That the subject land be sold to the Purchaser for $40,500 per acre plus HST;
• That the Purchaser acknowledges that the subject land is located within the cost recovery area indicated in Cost Recovery By-Law 2011-7100 (as amended). As such, prior to a building permit being issued, the Purchaser shall pay the cost recovery fee of $22,705.91 per acre;
• That all expenses for both the Municipality and the Purchaser related to this land purchase, including but not limited to the legal and registration costs shall be the responsibility of the Purchaser;
• That the Purchaser shall have six months to finalize this land transfer, otherwise this land sale shall be null and void; and
• That this direct land sale shall be approved by Council by-law.

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Council of the Corporation of the City of Timmins does hereby declare the following described land as being surplus to the Corporation’s requirements.

Mountjoy Con 2, North Part of Lot 6, Plan 6R-9358, Part 11 Parcel 24763 SEC
Mountjoy Township
City of Timmins
District of Cochrane

9084118 Canada Corp. property location


Letters of support or concern with regard to this land sale will be received by the undersigned up until Thursday, December 15, 2022, 4:00 p.m. and will be presented for Council’s consideration.

Please contact the undersigned if you require further details.

Dave St.Onge, Community Development Planner
Corporation of the City of Timmins
220 Algonquin Boulevard East Timmins, ON P4N 1B3
705-360-2600 Ext. 3347 / [email protected]

Posted by David St.Onge On 12/1/2022 at 9:54 AM  

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