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Your Chance to get involved in Caledon’s Budget

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Written by Patti Foley

It’s municipal budget season. With the Town of Caledon’s 2018 draft budget prepared, a number of presentations have been planned, and anticipated adoption of the Town’s 2018 budget is set for December 12, 2017.

2018 Budget Highlights

  • Strategic Partnership with Humberview School for Artificial Turf Field/Track
  • Funding for a multi-purpose track in Alton
  • Funding to start the design for:
    • Caledon East Community Complex expansion
    • Bolton Seniors Centre expansion
  • $17.4 million in the Roads Capital Program and $3.6 million in the Bridge Capital Program
  • Final year of funding for the new Community Centre located in Southfields

Open houses, council presentations, one-on-one forums with senior town staff and, of course, online input are options for residents to participate in the budget process.

Below is a list of dates and how you can stay involved.

Nov 10 – 30 Online Budget Survey – Have Your Say!
Nov 14 – 9:30am Budget Introduction
Operating Budget Presentation
Nov 14 – 1pm Capital Budget Presentation
Nov 21 – 7pm-8:30 pm Budget Drop-in Open House – Have Your Say!
Dec 5 – 1pm General Committee Meeting – 2018 Proposed Budget Deliberations
Dec 12 – 7pm Council Budget Meeting Final Considerations – Proposed 2018 Budget and Proposed 2018 Fees By-Law

 

Find more detailed information here

About the author

Patti Foley

Having spent 25 years in Bolton, Patti remains an advocate for Caledon. As a former Regional Councillor and a long-time community volunteer she is passionate about communicating information about its issues, news, events, people, non-profits and businesses.