Invertose Drive Property Profile

Invertose Drive, Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada, 22.7 acres

Invertose Drive Property Profile

General Site Description

This site is 22.7 acres of land with Heavy Industrial zoning located adjacent to Port Colborne's Loyalist Industrial Park. Construction of a custom facility can begin as soon as possible. There are several local construction contractors with extensive experience designig and building industrial facilities. Most supplies for construction can also be locally sourced.

Property Details

  • 22.7 acres of land with Heavy Industrial zoning.
  • The City of Port Colborne is the current owner of this site, which is currently unused.


  • Watermain at the road, on Invertose Drive, is one 300mm (11.8 inch) PVC line; sanitary sewer at site is one 375 mm (14.8 inch) PVC line.
  • Electrical services at the road, onInvertose Drive is 27.6 kv. Upgraded service is available.
  • Natural gas service at the road, on Invertose Drive,  is one 100 mm (3.9 inch) pipe.
  • A variety of broadband telecommunications are available at the site including fibre and coaxial.


  • The site is located close to two expressways. It is 11 km (7 miles) from Hwy. 406 which is part of Ontario’s sophisticated highway network, and is 23.5 km (14.5 miles) from the Queen Elizabeth Way, which offers numerous connections to Western New York. The site is also close to three other provincial highways that serve as secondary transportation routes in Ontario.
  • Port Colborne is located 20 to 30 minutes from the Peace Bridge, which connects to the Interstate Highway System in Buffalo, New York.
  • A City-owned rail line is adjacent to this site. Rail service can be extended to the site pending permissions and approval.
  • Port Colborne is home to numerous port facilities capable of handling oversized cargo. There are several local transportation companies with extensive experience in loading and unloading a wide variety of cargo from ships.
  • Port Colborne is located 30 to 40 minutes from the Buffalo International Airport in Buffalo, New York.

Land Uses

  • This site is designated Industrial/Employment Area in the City's Official Plan and zoned Heavy Industrial in the City's Zoning By-law.
  • Permitted uses for Heavy Industrial include: repair shops for automobiles, including body shops, household furnishings, household appliances, commercial appliances; yards for the concealed storage of lumber, brick, cement blocks, materials used for building construction; laundries and dry cleaning plants; cleaning plants; food processing establishments; scientific or medical establishments; general industrial uses; dyers; printers; publishing establishments; ship chandlers; storage warehouses; machine shops; tinsmiths shops; plumbing shops; electrical appliance sales and service establishments; knitting and woollen mills; establishments for the manufacture of stationary, office equipment, household furnishings, appliances, clothing, shoes; assembly plants for the assembling of finished components; transport trucking and/or truck terminal; fabricating; wholesaling and showrooms accessory to the foregoing permitted uses; any public use; water supply outlet; open outside storage and establishments for manufacturing; extracting; processing; refining; milling; forging; pressing; casting; smelting; fabricating; erecting; assembling; forming; producing; shaping; storing; shipping; repairing; machining; cleaning and servicing.
  • Outside storage is permitted only in the rear yard and interior side yard.
  • Surrounding land uses:

North: Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority land.

East: The Welland Canal, a federally owned and operated commercial shipping canal.

South: Ingredion Canada and Jungbunzlauer Canada manufacturing facilities.

West: Open space.

Property Value 

This site is currently owned by the City of Port Colborne, which typically sells industrial land for $20,000 per acre.



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Contact Information

For more information or further assistance, please contact:

Evan Acs
Economic Development Officer
City of Port Colborne
66 Charlotte Street
Port Colborne, Ontario, L3K 3C8
Tel: 905-834-2900 ext. 502
Fax: 905-834-2939
Email the Economic Development Office