Fort St. John to receive over $94,000 in grants in lieu of property taxes

The compensation for 2013 is an increase of $1.3 million over last year’s payments. The grants are distributed annually to reimburse municipalities that have benefited government properties through things such as sewers, roads, and fire protection.

The money paid to the municipalities is based on the assessed value of those properties as well as the municipalities tax rate.

Listed below are the municipalities and the money they received:

100 Mile House $ 21,465.95

Abbotsford $ 199,572.53

Burnaby $ 865,055.72

Burns Lake $ 8,892.41

Campbell River $ 73,006.87

Castlegar $ 24,843.03

Chilliwack $ 55,719.36

Coquitlam $ 1,373,992.48

Courtenay $ 37,304.60

Cranbrook $ 29,428.45

Creston $ 14,007.78

Dawson Creek $ 111,661.05

Delta $ 28,843.73

Fernie $ 2,858.71

Fort St James $ 37,888.62

Fort St John $ 94,761.77

Golden $ 4,512.46

Hazelton $ 29,109.45

Hope $ 17,079.02

Houston $ 867.37

Kamloops $ 1,182,816.45

Kelowna $ 323,061.15

Kent $ 2,652.01

Kitimat $ 2,441.81

Lumby $ 3,650.12

Maple Ridge $ 1,250,745.40

Masset $ 22,548.56

Merritt $ 28,327.36

Nakusp $ 6,320.30

Nanaimo $ 395,377.26

Nelson $ 197,647.80

New Westminster $ 258,789.70

North Vancouver $ 91,544.70

Northern Rockies (RD) $ 42,089.95

Oliver $ 3,653.04

Parksville $ 28,053.20

Penticton $ 80,394.75

Port Alberni $ 47,780.98

Port Coquitlam $ 876,059.57

Powell River $ 43,789.56

Prince George $ 2,170,455.16

Prince Rupert $ 54,597.21

Princeton $ 1,218.93

Queen Charlotte $ 3,468.83

Quesnel $ 54,746.96

Revelstoke $ 40,582.51

Richmond $ 12,134.34

Rossland $ 19,923.75

Saanich $ 458,788.77

Salmon Arm $ 14,627.95

Sicamous $ 5,433.00

Smithers $ 132,787.97

Squamish $ 2,777.64

Stewart $ 1,891.36

Surrey $ 764,030.42

Terrace $ 117,756.49

Vancouver $ 2,899,171.92

Vernon $ 102,427.89

Victoria $ 3,278,404.74

View Royal $ 155,436.09

Wells $ 1,748.67

Williams Lake $ 54,908.87

Zeballos $ 4,042.14

 

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