The Near North Industrial Centre is our new industrial park conveniently located close to Hwy 11, the Mattagami River and railroad tracks making it easily accessible to many different transportation options. We also offer comprehensive and generous incentives for new businesses and residents because we know that supporting your business and your family will bring prosperity to the whole region.
We have already secured DBI Diesel Inc. as an anchor tenant. DBI Diesel Inc. is an experienced modern diesel maintenance and repair outfit. The founder, Dave Bernier, is local businessman who is very excited to further expand his thriving business. Find out more about Dave and why he chose the Near North Industrial Centre as the new home for his business!
The Near North Industrial Centre will be 27 acres and have 12 lots. The town intends to offer “turn-key” lots complete with services including water, wastewater, electrical, natural gas and telecommunications as well as providing rough grading of the lots.
For more detailed information about the Near North Industrial Centre please download our brochure. It contains everything you need to know about the Near North Industrial Centre, Smooth Rock Falls, how to purchase a lot, and available financial incentives including a potential rebate of up to 90 per cent of the purchase price, tax grants, and more.
The Town is selling the industrial lots through a public bidding process. Detailed lot packages are available to walk you through the application and purchasing process required to take up residence in the Near North Industrial Centre.
If you are interested in purchasing a lot, here are the 11 lot packages that are left:
|Lot #1||Lot #7|
|Lot #2||Lot #8|
|Lot #3||Lot #9|
|Lot #4||Lot #10|
|Lot #5||Lot #11|
|Lot #6 – SOLD||Lot #12|
ADDENDUM: Updated schedule as of Nov 17th, 2021
(A) Release of RFP October 14th, 2021
(B) Submission of Proposal December 14th, 2021
(C) Recommendation of Award February 22nd 2022
(D) Award of Contract February 2022
(E) Transfer of New Industrial Park Land Date to be decided on a case per case basis
Full details about how to purchase a lot are in the brochure but here is a chart that demonstrates how the process works for purchasing one of the 11 remaining industrial park lots.
Your business is important to the prosperity of Smooth Rock Falls and to the economic health of our region. We’re here to help you get settled. Please contact us any time!