At a May 23, 2018 Special Meeting of the Village of Baddeck, the area rate requirements for the Village of Baddeck were discussed and the rate was set. The 2018-19 residential area rate will be $0.21/$100 of assessment, while the commercial area rate will be $0.25/$100 of assessment. The fire protection rate is $0.075/$100 of assessment. These rates are competitive, compared to other Villages across the province.
The Village area rate covers the following costs:
Wages & Benefits $62,700.00
Public Relations/Advertising/Program Contributions $13,790.00
Total Expenditures $176,822.03
Total to be collected on area rates $176,822.03
Village ratepayers can expect to receive their property tax bills within the next few weeks.
Wednesday June 27, 2018 at 7 pm at the Baddeck Community Centre, 526 Chebucto Street, Baddeck, N.S.
Click here to see the Agenda which includes financial report, budget and election of 2 Commissioners (a 3-year term and a 1-year term).
The Village Commission is responsible for the water and sewer services for the residents of the village of Baddeck. The Commission also oversees sidewalk clearing in the winter, beautification in the summer, Baddeck wharf and Kidston Island operations.
The Baddeck Village Commission:
The Village of Baddeck Office is located on the main floor of the Baddeck Courthouse, 495 Chebucto Street, Baddeck.
Erin Bradley, Clerk
Trudy Gillis, Public Works Supervisor
Ph: 902-294-0705 (cell)
Stephen Fownes, Public Works Assistant
Ph: 902-295-7522 (cell)