Facts about the Levy
This site is to raise questions and facts for ALL Stonebridge Residents
On October 9th, 2019 the Ottawa City Council approved the Stonebridge Levy Vote. The ballots will be mailed out to all property owners in the Stonebridge catchment area by the City of Ottawa. Ballots can be submitted for a 30-day period beginning Thursday, October 10, 2019 until Friday, November 8, 2019, at 4 pm. Further information is available on the City of Ottawa’s website.
Raising questions & facts about the Golf Course Purchase and the
impact the Levy with have all on Stonebridge residents
This website is to raise questions and facts for EVERY Stonebridge Ottawa Resident affected by Golf Course purchase and Levy proposal. Please note this site is to present the facts and raise valid, unanswered questions and not to choose a side.
We recommend EVERY Stonebridge homeowner and resident do their research. This community decision will impact you financially for at least 9 years and possibly more. Ask yourself, do you know what is the actual and real cost of this proposal? Are you willing to pay up to an extra $475, depending on your MPAC Tax Evaluation of your home over the next 10 years? Indexed to your tax assessment every year? (See Calculations)
The information provided to the community to date is incomplete. Their proposal is not as clear as it’s presented to the community. See a list of questions homeowners have provided.
6 Million as of August 2019 Presentation
as of September 15, 2019 Newsletter link to proposal for Golf Club maintenance and legal fees etc.
Money raised through this campaign will go to help fund signs in Stonebridge (Longfields and near the club house) to inform residents about the upcoming vote and what this levy means to you, your family and neighbors. It will also help with the development and printing of pamphlets. We may also reach out to a lawyer for advice.
The SWG has released their proposal and are going ahead with asking for a vote for the LEVY (tax increase) based on their survey results which claims 59% of only 1039 households want to go ahead. Just launched Read All about it! click the link below
A Group of Residences and CPA’s used the information provided from the Stonebridge Working Group (SWG) presentation to calculate the Levy assessment. We are happy to share this information with all Stonebridge residents
Important Notice: Golf Course meeting come and ask your questions. We will be posting questions on our site soon Meeting Date and Time: September 30, 2019 | 7- 9 PM Location: Nepean Sportsplex – Hall A & B | 1701 Woodroffe Avenue, Nepean
We are always researching and posting updates to help our community make informed decisions.