NOTICE TO MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC
INVITATION TO APPLY
NIAGARA COMPLIANCE AUDIT COMMITTEE - 2014 MUNICIPAL ELECTION
The Municipal Elections Act, 1996, requires all municipalities and local boards to establish a Compliance Audit Committee by October 1 of an election year.
In compliance with the Act, the municipalities and school boards of the Niagara Region cooperatively worked together to establish the Niagara Compliance Audit Committee in 2010.
The purpose of the Niagara Compliance Audit Committee is to:
Applicants shall have:
Preference shall be given to applicants that have related experience in law, accounting or academics from related fields.
The term of the Committee will commence in 2014 and continue through to 2018. Municipal Election Candidates have until March 27, 2015 to file their Financial Statements. Any requests for a Compliance Audit will occur after that date. While Compliance Audit requests for the 2014 Municipal Election must be submitted by June 25, 2015, a by-election could result in the need for the Niagara Compliance Audit Committee to sit during the term of Council or School Board.
Remuneration, and appropriate mileage, is under review.
Resumes may be submitted through the Niagara Compliance Audit Committee website or dropped off at your municipal clerk’s office. More information is available through www.niagaracomplianceaudit.ca
Deadline for applications is Friday, August 22, 2014.
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In the matter of the Ontario Heritage Act,
And in the matter of the property
NOTICE OF INTENTION TO REPEAL BY-LAW
TAKE NOTICE THAT the Council of the Corporation of the City of Welland intends to repeal By-law 2002-123 which designated 111 Victoria Street in the City of Welland, known as the “Vaughan Seed Company” of historic or architectural value or interest on July 16, 2002 under Part IV of the Ontario Heritage Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter O.18.
The Vaughan Seed Company building was razed by fire on June 8, 2008. Provincial guidelines regarding heritage properties that are demolished outline that Council must repeal the designation By-law in question to provide accurate records regarding the legal title of the affected property. This also ensures that municipal and provincial registers of heritage properties are accurate and up to date.
Notice of objection to the repealing By-law may be filed with the City Clerk of the Corporation of the City of Welland no later than the 28th day of July, 2014.
Dated at the City of Welland this 26th day of June, 2014.
2014 FINAL RESIDENTIAL TAX BILLING
PROPERTY CLASSES invoiced on this FINAL TAX BILLING:
Residential, Farmlands & Managed Forests
INSTALLMENT DUE DATES:
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
PAYMENT OF THE FINAL BILLING MAY BE MADE AS FOLLOWS:
LATE PAYMENTS are subject to Penalty at 1.25% per month, applicable on the first day after due date.
Failure to receive a tax bill does not excuse a taxpayer from the responsibility for payment of taxes and penalties.
Steve Zorbas, CPA, CMA, B. Comm, DPA
THE CORPORATION OF THE CITY OF WELLAND
NOTICE OF PASSING OF A DEVELOPMENT CHARGE BY-LAW
TAKE NOTICE that the Council of The Corporation of the City of Welland passed Development Charge By-law 2014-75 on the 17th day of June, 2014 under section 12 of the Development Charges Act, 1997; and
TAKE NOTICE that any person or organization may appeal to the Ontario Municipal Board under section 14 of the Development Charges Act, 1997, in respect of the Development Charge By-law, by filing with the Clerk of the City of Welland on or before the 28th day of July, 2014, a notice of appeal setting out the objection to the By-law and the reasons supporting the objection. An appeal may be filed with the City Clerk, Welland Civic Square, 60 East Main Street, Welland, ON L3B 3X4.
The schedule of Development Charges imposed by the By-law as outlined below comes into force on the 1st day of August, 2014:
A copy of the complete By-law, including the maps noted above, is available for examination during regular office hours (8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday), in the Clerk’s Division or can be accessed on the City’s website at www.welland.ca/eng/reports.asp. Questions concerning this By-law should be directed to Infrastructure Services, Welland Civic Square, 60 East Main Street, Welland, ON L3B 3X4, (905) 735-1700, Extension 2200.
Dated at the City of Welland this 19th day of June, 2014.
Christine Raby, City Clerk
In order to provide easy, accessible on-street parking for customers to come and shop freely in the downtown core during Niagara Region’s rehabilitation work on the East Main Street Bridge, the City of Welland has implemented Two Hour Free Parking at most on-street parking stalls controlled by parking meters. All meters in the downtown core and along King Street, north of Griffith Street, allow for Two Hour Free Parking.
Two Hour Free Parking began April 7, 2014 and will continue until one week following the opening of the Main Street Bridge.
Parking Enforcement Officers will enforce all on street parking meters and vehicles exceeding the Two Hour limit will receive a Parking Infraction Notice. (Fine of $14.00)
Please note, all Municipal Parking Lots will require payment.
For further information, questions or concerns, please contact the Traffic, Parking and By-law Enforcement Division at 905-735-1700 extension 2250, 2113 or 2212
Traffic, Parking and By-law Enforcement Division