Notice of Intention to Lease a City Facility (1174 Fir Street)

TAKE NOTICE THAT pursuant to Sections 26 and 94 of the Community Charter the Council of the City of White Rock, is issuing a Request for Expressions of Interest (EOI) and Respondent Qualification for Lease of City-Owned Building located at 1174 Fir Street, White Rock, BC.

Property Legal Description: Lot 1, Section 11, Township 1, NWD, Plan 11883
Property Identification (PID) – 009-618-856

  • To view a copy of the 1174 Fir Street Building Plan please click here.

INTENT: The City of White Rock envisions two (2) possible scenarios for lease of the building, though other scenarios may be considered.

Scenario 1: Shared Use – City and Third Party Tenant
In this scenario the City would retain occupancy of the basement for storage purposes and would need access to the basement at various hours and dates. The Tenant would have sole access to and could occupy the full main floor.

Scenario 2: Third Party Tenant Sole Occupancy
In this scenario the Third Party Tenant would have sole use and occupancy of the building for the purposes as identified in the rental contract. Further specifications applicable to both scenarios include use of exterior access routes to the building and a maximum of six (6) dedicated parking spaces with additional street parking available.

TERM: Negotiable with a maximum of five (5) years
A building walk through for interested respondents will be on Friday, September 27, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. Please meet at the entrance of the building on Fir Street.

Please submit responses by Friday, October 11, 2013 end of business day by mail to:
The Corporation of the City of White Rock
Attention Tracey Arthur – City Clerk
15322 Buena Vista Avenue, White Rock, BC V4B 1Y6

Alternatively, responses may be emailed to If emailing response, in subject line please state: EOI Occupancy and Use of City Owned Building.

For more information on this request and to obtain a copy of the information package, including the floor plan of the site, please download the following PDF [PDF - 868 KB] or contact the City Clerk's Office at (604) 541-2212 or by email at