Bid Advertisement on Surplus Property

The Council of the Village of South River will be accepting sealed tenders for a partially serviced residential lot located  at Con 3 PT Lot 5, RP PSR2277 PT Part 3 PCL 4658 SEC NS, Village of South River, (formerly in Machar Township) District of Parry Sound and located north of Roselawn Boulevard. The lot is approximately 9.83 acres and is situated east/west.  There are two existing registered easements which will remain.

Prospective applicants must provide Council with a business plan which includes:

         i.            The time frame for construction of a residential building and the approximate completion date.

       ii.            An informal sketch of the building location on the lot and the placement of the septic tank and parking

      iii.            The type of residential property proposed (ie single family, multi-unit, etc)

     iv.            How the addition of this building will positively impact the Village of South River

       v.            The type of proposed structure to be constructed and the anticipated facade

     vi.            Any additional background or historical information which may be helpful  to Council


Minimum bids will start based on $40,000 plus HST and the sealed tender must include a deposit cheque in the amount of 10% of the offered bid.

Bid application packages will be accepted up to 2:00 p.m. Thursday, July 26, 2018.

The bids will be graded on the above criteria as well as the offered bid. The highest bid may not be accepted.

Bids will be opened and reviewed on Thursday, July 26, 2018 in the Council Chambers at 3:00 p.m. and a decision will be made at a special council meeting beginning at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 26 2018.

A survey drawing of the lot will be available from the South River Municipal Office to serious applicants.

Dated this 12th  day, July, 2018

Susan L Arnold, Clerk Administrator

Village of South River



Notice of Participation in Cooperative Buying Group(s)

This posting is a public notification that for the year 2018, the (Insert Name here) is a participating agency in one or more procurements conducted by the following cooperative buying group(s):

1. Muskoka Parry Sound Public Purchasing group (MPSPPG) – Bid opportunities will be posted on the tendering website of the public agency who is the lead on the respective procurementand may includewww.biddingo.ca and www.bidsandtenders.ca.

2. Ontario Education Collaborative Marketplace (OECM) – www.oecm.ca

3. Local Authority Services (LAS) -  www.las.on.ca

4.  Ministry of Government Services (MGS) -  www.doingbusiness.mgs.gov.on.ca/