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Record no. 448
Case name: Pay Less Gas Co. (1972) Ltd. v. British Columbia (Minister of Transportation and Highways)
Date: 2001-09-21
Jurisdiction: Canada - British Columbia
Court: Expropriation Compensation Board
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Parties: Name   Appearing as
  Pay Less Gas Co. (1972) Ltd.   Claimant
  Shell Canada Products Limited   Claimant
  British Columbia (Minister of Transportation and Highways)   Authority
Before: Decision maker Designation
Grover, Michael R. Member
  Shorthouse, Robert W.C. Chair
  Wiltshire, Suzanne K. Member
Lawyers: Name   Appearing for
  Coates, Dennis P.   Claimant
  Hincks, Alan V.W.   Authority
Experts: Name Occupation Appearing for
  Clark, Andrew Engineer Claimant
  Dunwoody, Colin Engineer Claimant
  Grant, Danny R. Appraiser Claimant
  Hooge, Ronald J. Valuator Claimant
  McIlmoyle, James S. Gas Station Consultant Claimant
  Pavlakovic, Mario Appraiser Claimant
  Ashford, Derek J. Engineer Authority
  Gordon, Richard W. Appraiser Authority
  Nilsen, Martyn Carl Appraiser Authority
  Symes, Toby McLean Valuator Authority
  Wollenberg, Jay Planner Authority
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Decision: Compensation award by the Expropriation Compensation Board pursuant to the Expropriation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 125. The Authority expropriated a fee simple interest from three adjacent parcels for a highway improvement project. The Claimants operated a gas station on the land prior to expropriation. An award was made for market value of the land taken and for disturbance damages consisting of relocation costs and business losses.
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Related decisions:      
  [2002] EXLAW 315 B.C. E.C.B. 2002-06-20
  [2003] EXLAW 330 B.C. E.C.B. 2003-12-11
  [2006] EXLAW 316 B.C. S.C. 2006-09-22
  [2007] EXLAW 311 B.C. S.C. 2007-09-17
  [2007] EXLAW 313 B.C. S.C. 2007-12-06
  [2008] EXLAW 303 B.C. S.C. 2008-05-02
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ExLaw citation: [2001] EXLAW 331
Parallel citations: (2001) 74 L.C.R. 81
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