Declaration of Surplus Land - Tisdale Township (Father Costello Drive) 

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 sold directly to 2465232 Ontario Inc., hereinafter referred to as the “Purchaser”, subject to the following conditions:

  • That the subject land be sold for the appraised price of $13,650 plus HST. This price includes the appraised land sale value of $13,000 and the appraisal fee of $650 plus HST.
  • That the Purchaser shall be required to consolidate the subject part with the abutting property at 59 Father Costello Drive (Roll No. 5627-030-070-03800);
  • That all expenses for both the Municipality and the Purchaser related to this land purchase, including but not limited to the legal, survey and registration costs shall be the responsibility of the Purchaser;
  • That the Purchaser shall have 6 months to meet all conditions listed above and 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.

Plan M-30-T, Part of Block K, Parcel 4048 WT
Tisdale Township
City of Timmins
District of Cochrane

Property on Father Costello Drive


Letters of support or concern with regard to this land sale will be received by the undersigned up until Friday, December 11, 2020, 4:00 p.m. and will be presented for Council’s consideration.

Please contact the undersigned if you require further details or go online at

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 /

Posted by David St.Onge On 11/27/2020 at 11:31 AM  

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