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News Release - Statement on Queen's former Prison for Women property

Friday, November 10, 2017

Kingston, ON – Queen’s University has placed an eight-acre parcel of land for sale that once housed the federal Prison for Women.

The university was not able to identify any viable options or plans to utilize the property, which is located at 40 Sir John A Macdonald Boulevard. Proceeds from the sale will go to the university’s capital reserve for use in future projects.

Queen’s has engaged Rogers and Trainor Commercial Realty Inc. to facilitate the sale. Queen’s University reserves the right to reject any or all offers, not necessarily accept the highest offer, and the right to accept any offer that may be in its best interest.