Nov 15 Highlights

Based on the guiding principles, adopted by Council in September 2016 the preliminary budget was presented to Council on Tuesday, November 15, 2016.

  • The preliminary budget proposes an increase of $41 to the average home to maintain existing programs and services. 
  • Further, the budget proposes a continuation of the focus on community safety through the addition of 2 full time firefighters, with a proposal of $29 to the average home.   
  • It is important to note that even with the total proposed increase of $70, East Gwillimbury has the lowest relative taxes in York Region.

Town Council will meet on November 28 to begin deliberating the operating and capital budgets. Residents are welcome to attend and provide feedback. You can also provide feedback online.