2015 Tax Supported Draft Budget Update

Meaford, Ontario – February 10, 2015 – The Municipality of Meaford’s Draft Budget for 2015 has been updated following the Special Budget Meeting held Monday, February 9. As the chart below demonstrates, the tax levy increase has been reduced from the originally proposed 1.79% to 1.32%.
January 12 – Requested 2015 Budget $12,644,023  
January 12 – Requested Additional Funding $222,845 1.79%
February 2 – Budget Adjustments ($31,500)  
February 2 – New Requested Additional Funding $191,345 1.54%
February 9 – Budget Adjustments ($19,480)  
February 9 – New Requested Additional Funding $171,865 1.38%
February 9 – Budget Adjustment ($8,000)  
New Requested Additional Funding $163,865 1.32%
New Requested 2015 Budget $12,585,043  

For the average household in Meaford valued at $254,000, this amounts to an increase of $25.40 per year, or $2.12 per month.

The Draft 2015 Budget will be presented to Council for final approval at the next Council meeting to be held at 6:30pm on March 2, 2015 at the Meaford Council Chambers.

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Contact Us

For more information contact:

Darcy Chapman
Director, Financial Services
Municipality of Meaford
dchapman@meaford.ca 
519-538-1060 ext. 1111

 

Denyse Morrissey
CAO
Municipality of Meaford
dmorrissey@meaford.ca
519-538-1060 ext. 1102

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