CFB St. Hubert (in Quebec) was decommissioned, and the Canada Lands Company sold 180 acres of land to real estate companies and a movie studio. "The Aviator", a movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio and based on the life of Howard Hughes, was partly filmed at CFB St. Hubert.
ORDER-IN-COUNCIL - November 3, 1999 - Transfer to Canada Lands Company of 205 acres of surplus land situated in Namao, most of CFB Namao.
The Prison for Women in Kingston, Ontario was a Classified Federal Heritage Building, while the Saint-Vincent-de-Paul Penitentiary in Laval, Quebec was a National Historic Site of Canada. The prisons were decommissioned, and CLC acquired both of the properties.
On April 19, 2012, the Canadian government announced that the Kingston Penitentiary, the Regional Treatment Centre in Kingston and the Leclerc Institution in Laval, Quebec will be closing.