THE CORPORATION OF THE CITY OF WELLAND
2016 INTERIM TAX BILLING & INSTALLMENT DUE DATES
INSTALLMENT DUE DATES:
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
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
NOTICE OF STOPPING UP AND CLOSING OF A PORTION OF
In accordance with City Policy, please be advised that at its regular Meeting of May 3, 2016 Welland City Council may consider a By-law to stop up and close a portion of the Southworth Street Road Allowance at the southwest corner of Southworth Street and Lincoln Street.
For further information, please contact Integrated Services – Planning Division at (905) 735-1700, Extension 2251.
Dated: April 21, 2016
Rose Di Felice, M.Pl., M.Sc., MCIP, R.P.P.
WHEN IS A PERMIT REQUIRED
WHEN IS A PERMIT REQUIRED?
The following building projects require permits:
The above list should not be considered all inclusive. There may be other situations which require a permit and if your project is not mentioned or you are not certain whether a permit is required, please contact your Building Department.
All buildings are required to meet certain restrictions as to building locations as set out in the applicable Zoning By-law. These restrictions apply whether a Building Permit is required or not.
How can I find out more?
Contact: The City of Welland
Permits Q & A webpage for more information
REMINDER TALL GRASS AND WEEDS
Pursuant to the Clean Yards By-law 10727, as amended, please be advised that section 3.7 states:
Every owner of grounds, yard or vacant lands in the City of Welland shall cut, trim or remove the grass and weeds whenever the growth of the grass or weeds exceeds six (6) inches in height.
The By-law Enforcement Officer prior to taking any remedial action will give the owner notice by ordinary mail, registered mail or hand delivered to the address of the owner according to the last revised Assessment Roll of the subject property or the notice may be posted at the subject property, and such service shall be deemed good and sufficient service.
ONLY ONE WARNING NOTIFICATION WILL BE ISSUED PER YEAR FOR EACH PROPERTY THAT IS IN VIOLATION OF THE BY-LAW. THEREAFTER THE PROCESS WILL PROCEED DIRECTLY TO CUTTING THE PARCEL PROVIDING THE SITUATION WARRANTS.
All contractor costs and a $90.00 administration fee will be charged against the subject property.
Complaints and inquiries should be directed to the By-law Enforcement Division at 905-735-1700 extension 2259.
ARE YOU SELLING YOUR PROPERTY?
Call City of Welland staff to arrange for a meter inspection at 905-735-1700 ext #3000 prior to the closing date. Please register a minimum of 48 hours in advance for the inspection.
A few facts to keep in mind are :
DID YOU KNOW
Before you begin your project, please call the City of Welland, Integrated Services - Building Division at 905-735-1700, Extension 2251 or 2257 or visit us at 60 East Main Street, 2nd Floor or visit our building webpages for more information.
DO IT RIGHT!