Municipal Lands Licensing Agreements

MUNICIPAL DISTRICT OF BONNYVILLE NO. 87
INVITATION TO TENDER 
Three-Year Municipal Lands Licensing Agreement 

The Municipal District of Bonnyville No. 87 (M.D.) is now accepting bids for Municipal Lands Licensing Agreements, for agricultural purposes, pursuant to C-3A.020 Licensing of Municipal Lands Policy for the following property in the M.D: 

MLL-16

  1. SE-4-62-5-W4M; 
  2. Licensing area is 18 acres +/-; 
  3. No road access, accessible from adjacent properties only; 
  4. This Licensing Area has a Soil Productivity Final Rating of 10%. The corresponding minimum annual Licensing amount per acre is $3, plus GST; 
  5. Constraints:  
    a.   This parcel is not accessible by road. Tenders will be awarded to adjacent landowners only. 
    b.   This parcel has a Ducks Unlimited Caveat registered on title, please visit the M.D. website or the Administration office to view the caveat. 

Please note the following information is applicable to all Municipal Lands Licensing Agreements: 

  1. The preparation of the land for seeding, if applicable, will be done in 2024; 
  2. Property taxes will also be the responsibility of the successful bidder, as per the Municipal Government Act; and 
  3. The License Agreement will be for a three-year term, effective January 1, 2024, to December 31, 2026, with the option to be extended for one additional three-year term. 
  4. All improvement costs, if applicable, will be the responsibility of the successful bidder. 
  5. Property should be viewed prior to bidding. 
  6. Tenders shall be in price per acre, plus GST, and submitted in writing.

IMPORTANT NOTE: If the highest bid is from a party other than the current Licensee, the current Licensee shall have the opportunity to match the highest bid by written notice within five business days of the tender closing date. 

The tender is open and is to be submitted in a sealed envelope describing the respective Municipal Lands Licensing Agreement number as follows: 

Attention: TENDER BID – LISA FOLLIOTT, MANAGER OF PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT 
MLL-16
Bag 1010 
4905 – 50 Avenue 
Bonnyville, AB 
T9N 2J7 

TENDER CLOSING DATE: 
Friday, February 16, 2024, at 2 PM 

* The Municipal District of Bonnyville No. 87 reserves the right to accept or reject any or all tenders. 

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