Business View Civil and Municipal | May 2021

138 CIVIL AND MUNICIPAL MAY 2021 , ONTARIO I n the heart of southwestern Ontario, surrounded by scenic nature and farmland, the Town of Ingersoll offers the best of both worlds. With its ideal location on the provincial highway 401 corridor, this growing community is within an hour of larger cities, yet boasts all the charm of small town living. In January of 2021, Ingersoll’s boundary was changed, creating an opportune situation for the community. As Mayor Ted Comiskey explains, “We now have another 1,550 acres of industrial, commercial and residential land entering into our boundaries, which is going to be a phenomenal plus for us. Especially sitting on the 401 the corridor from Windsor to Toronto, which is certainly one of the hotspots.” With this boundary increase, the town expects to draw the interest of major industries and create opportunities which All about opportunity