Tagged: Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville Ward 2 Councillor Maurice Smith

28 Jun

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It was an awesome day!

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Thank-you to everyone who helped make our first Family Fun Day that was held on May 28th a great success. It was an awesome day!

DSC_0003 (1)We had tons of fun with great entertainment and yummy food…bouncy castles, crafts, Ballantrae Fire Truck, Crew + Sparky,

Meat Merchant Trailer, Charlinda Chocolates, raffle prizes, 50/50 Draw and fun loving DJ Mike Feld from Most Excellent Productions.

A special thank-you to our event sponsor United Soils, host Cedar Beach Resort and participants Town of WS,
Ward 2 Maurice Smith, WS Museum and volunteers from MLRA and CCA community associations.

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27 Jun

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Important Notice re Property Assessment

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An Important Notice Regarding Your
Property Assessment from MPAC

 

Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) Website: www.mpac.ca
MPAC About My Property Website: www.aboutmyproperty.ca

All residential property owners in Whitchurch-Stouffville will have recently received a Property Assessment Notice from MPAC. This is a very important document as it will form the basis upon which the town will assess your property taxes for the next four years. (2016 – 2020)

MPAC previously completed their property assessment effective January1, 2012. The current assessed value is effective January 1, 2016. The statistics upon which the current valuations are based indicate  the average single residential valuation has increased 45.9% in York Region during that time period.

The year-over-year change, January 1, 2017 over January 1, 2016 is anticipated to be 12.2%.

Please review your notice carefully as it contains a summary of the data MPAC have for your property and upon which they base their calculation. It also indicates the school system you support.

If you have any questions you can go to the MPAC website, or you can call their office at 1-866-296-6722. If you deem it necessary you will have 120 days in which to file a “Request for Reconsideration” notice. (Until October 11, 2016).

An additional source of much information on market trends etc is available on the website titled
About My Property.

Regards,
Maurice Smith
Councillor Ward 2
Town of Whitchurch – Stouffville
maurice.smith@townofws.ca

 

11 Mar

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MLRA Annual Earth Day Community Spring Clean Event

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11 Mar

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Councillor Update re Drinking Water

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Residents  have received phone and door solicitations regarding drinking water

Residents should be assured that the Town has a Quality Management System (QMS) for water distribution to ensure that all residents throughout the community are supplied with safe, high quality drinking water.

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12 Feb

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$2 Million Allocated Toward Coultice Park

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Town Approves 2016 Budget

Click here for a PDF copy of the media release re Council approval of the 2016 budget for the town.

With this change in the town’s portion of your property taxes, as well as that charged by York Region and the School Board, which are all included in your realty tax bill, residents will see their property tax bill increased by approximately 2.1% this year.

I am very pleased to advise that I had support from other councillors to include three special capital projects in our Ward 2 area.

• $2. million allocated toward the work on the new Coultice Park

• A new sports Fieldhouse for Ballantrae Park on Aurora Road

• Installation of sidewalks on both Highway 48 (Pine Vista to Ballantrae Road) and Aurora Road (Grayfield to Hwy 48)

These projects are all scheduled to be well underway during 2016.

If you have any questions I invite you to email me at maurice.smith@townofws.ca.