City Budget

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Finance Dept

2005 City Budget

Shannon Bell, Director of Finance
Tel: (306) 786-1721
Fax: (306) 786-6880
e-mail:

The following graph shows the breakdown of where tax dollars are spent:

So, for example, if your taxes are $2,247 per year then the breakdown would be as follows:

 

2005 Average Taxes Per Residence*

RCMP     $ 280
Fire     $ 177
Landfill / Garbage     $ 115
Public Works / Airport     $ 215
Admin / Bylaw     $ 139
Leisure Services     $ 123
Gallagher Centre     $ 55
Legislative / Council     $ 39
Library     $ 33
Transit     $ 13
Building & Development     $ 16
Deer Park     $ 7
Health Facility Levy     $ 105
Debt - Gallagher Centre     $ 100
Capital Upgrades     $ 80
Crown Surcharge Revenue       ($301)
City Total     $ 1,196
School Portion     $

1,051

TOTAL     $

2,247

*assuming commercial contributes 44%, multi-unit 6%, and single residence 50%