Timmins is named for Noah Timmins, who was the founder of the town in 1912 following the discovery of gold in the area.
Location: Timmins is located in the northcentral part of the Province and to the south of Cochrane.
District: Cochrane District is named for Frank Cochrane, who was a former mayor of Sudbury and a minister of Lands & Forests and federal minister of Railways and Canals.
Courthouse – Timmins
Description: The building faces west and is a three story red coloured brick and concrete structure. . The building is named as the Ontario Government Centre and houses the Ontario Court of Justice and government offices.