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Brockville is not only a beautiful city, it is a successful one. We offer a comprehensive consumer base, both from Ontario and New York State. We attract many tourists every year in every season. If you like being near larger centers, Brockville is conveniently located on the 401 Highway. Only one hour from Ottawa, two hours from Montreal and three and one half hours from Metropolitan Toronto. We are not only in the heart of Eastern Ontario, we are in the heart of the 1000 Islands on the St. Lawrence River. 

Summary of Strategic Advantages on Site Location

The economic development prospect package identifies the strategic attributes that confirm our competitive advantage for business and lifestyle. The following represents a prioritized overview of some of the features that our business clients find essential for success.

Industrial Property 

  • We offer 94 acres of fully serviced shovel ready industrial property with an environmental audit Phase I completed. The property is undeveloped and as such various configurations are available to your client for site design.
  • Availability of approximately 200 acres of private sector industrial land on the northern peripheral of the John G. Broome Park.
  • The property is located in the John G. Broome Business Park, two minutes from super Highway 401 at a major interchange.
  • Customs broker, forwarding company and several transport/trucking companies are located on the park’s peripheral.
  • Canadian Pacific Rail siding available adjacent to the park boundary.
  • View more information on our Business Park


  • Brockville is almost midway between Toronto and Montreal and less than one hour from the Nation’s Capital, Ottawa
  • Two international bridges border the community with access to the U.S. markets via New York State.
  • One days trucking to a market of 135 million persons.
  • Situated on both the CN/CP rail lines.
  • Deep sea water port 12 miles east of Brockville.
  • Ottawa International Airport approximately 50 minutes from the business park and Ogdensburg, NY international airport is 25 minutes away
  • Click here to find out more information about the Location of Brockville and distances to other cities

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