Media Release - West Vancouver Budget Seeks Community Input
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
The District of West Vancouver has prepared a proposed budget for 2012 that is based on the Community Strategic Plan and the Balanced Scorecard.
Highlights of the 2012 Proposed Budget:
- Recommends a property tax increase of 1.749 per cent. On an average property tax of $3,121 this would equate to an additional $54 per year ($3,175).
- Includes proposed increments and decrements which could be added to or decreased from the proposed 1.749 per cent.
Details of the proposed budget are available online at westvancouver.ca/budget. The public is invited to ask questions and provide feedback on the budget.
An Open House will be held.
Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Time: 5 – 7 p.m.
Location: West Vancouver Memorial Library, 1950 Marine Drive, Welsh Hall
The session will begin with a welcome from Mayor and Council and a short overview from the Chief Financial Officer. Staff will be available to provide information on their specific budgets. If members of the public are not able to attend in person, emailed questions and/or comments are welcome at email@example.com.
About the District of West Vancouver
The District of West Vancouver is the local government led by Mayor Michael Smith and Council. Home to more than 44,000 residents, West Vancouver is a local government which strives to "inspire excellence and lead by example". Our Vision and Mission guide us to pursue our treasured quality of life and will be the measure of our success as a community. West Vancouver is a community built on innovation, a strong spirit of personal civic commitment and a deep value for relationships.
Media Contact: Jessica Delaney Director of Communications
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