Council Highlights - November 15

Council Highlights - November 15
Posted on 11/17/2017
Please note that this summary is not a full representation of the meeting. For the Official Record please refer to the Council Minutes in the next Council Agenda.

Bayfield Storage Corporation Expanding
Council has endorsed the addition of two new mini storage buildings at Bayfield Storage Corporation located on Snow Valley Road. The additional buildings are phase two of a three phase development plan for the property.

New Council Meeting
Council has approved the scheduling of an additional Council Meeting on December 20, 2017. Originally one meeting was scheduled for December, however this would have left a 6 week break between Council Meetings. 

Draft 2018 Budget Tabled
The draft 2018 Budget was tabled for Council’s consideration. The Draft 2018 Tax Based Operating Budget proposes a 3.1% net tax levy increase over 2017 rates. This includes a 1% contribution towards Capital Infrastructure, however does not include program changes. The proposed budget aims to maintain or improve service levels to Springwater residents. 

Meetings for budget deliberation and consideration have been scheduled for November 27, November 29, December 4, December 6 and December 20. All budget meetings will be streamed live online at: