Bids and Auctions

Type: Closed Bid Auction
Item: Lots 1 & 2-4 Block 2 Plan 1749EO, Hamlet of St. Michael
Deadline:  Friday, May 27, 2022 - 12:00 p.m.

Lamont County Council has directed Administration to conduct a closed bid auction for Lots 1 & 2-4 Block 2 Plan 1749EO in the Hamlet of St. Michael. Sale is conditional of Council approval, and the successful bid will waive any claims against the municipality for the environmental condition of the land—land is sold “as is”. Bids can be submitted confidentially to Lamont County Administration by May 27.

  • Sale closing date: May 27.
  • Environmental Liability - Land is sold "as is". Purchaser is responsible for any investigations and not reliant on any representations made by the County: 
    • Purchaser waives any claims against the municipality as a result of environmental conditions of the lands, and assumes all responsibility for the environmental condition of the lands related to any required clean-up. 
    • Purchaser assumes all responsibility for any regulatory proceedings or claims arising from the environmental condition of the lands and indemnifies (protect) Lamont County from any liability in that regard.
    • Previous use of the land included a grocery store and fuel station, and was demolished by as fire. 
  • Purchase and bids are subject to Council approval.

Documentation must include property location, suggested purchase price and acknowledgement of all liability and waiver to Lamont County for all environmental condition or clean-up costs that may arise. Bidder must acknowledge this purchased land is sold "as is", with all responsibilities transferred to the purchaser. Approved sales will be subject to a petition period if bids are less than market value.

Completed (closed) bid auction documentation must be received to Lamont County Administration by 12 p.m. on May 27. 

Please contact Corporate Services at 780-895-2233 if you need further assistance. Bids must be submitted in person or by mail to the Lamont County Administration Building in a sealed envelope, or online by the deadline.