Where to Find Us

Canton Town Hall Canton Town Hall

P.O. Box 168
4 Market Street
Collinsville, CT 06022


Click Here for Directions

Canton News

5/22/2017 - Budget Approved at Annual Budget Meeting 150 YES/14 NO

The FY2017/2018 Budget Was Approved at the Annual Budget Meeting
150 YES/14 NO

Thank you to all those who came out on a rainy night to vote!

 

Legal Notice
Town of Canton Annual Budget Meeting
Monday, May 22, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Canton Middle/High School - Auditorium


The annual town budget meeting of all electors and those qualified to vote in Town Meetings in the Town of Canton will be held on Monday, May 22, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium of Canton Middle/High School, 76 Simonds Avenue, for the purpose of discussing the Board of Finance recommended budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018. The Charter requires 150 voters be present for a quorum and if not it will automatically go to a referendum which will cost the taxpayers approximately $3,500.

“SHALL THE BOARD OF FINANCE’S RECOMMENDED BUDGET FOR FISCAL YEAR 2017/2018 IN THE AMOUNT OF $37,767,987 BE APPROVED?”

BUDGET SUMMARY

Audited

Revised

Proposed

 

Actual

Budget

Budget

REVENUES

FY 2015/16

FY 2016/17

FY 2017/18

Property Taxes

$32,330,018

$32,743,326

$34,009,287

Licenses, Permits & Fees

$290,063

$ 334,400

$346,400

Intergovernmental Revenue

$4,043,731

$ 3,861,044

$2,520,026

Local Department Revenue

$419,367

$ 400,429

$424,774

Investment Income

$ 32,673

$ 60,000

$142,500

Use of Undesignated Fund Balance

$-

$ 634,104

$-

Other Financing Sources

$-

$ -

$325,000

Total - General Fund Revenues

$37,115,852

$38,033,303

$37,767,987

 

 

 

 

EXPENDITURES

 

 

 

Board of Selectmen

$10,044,923

$ 10,474,598

$ 10,434,753

Board of Education

$24,778,160

$ 25,513,269

$ 25,304,545

Board of Finance

$1,846,494

$ 2,045,436

$ 2,028,689

Total - General Fund Expenditures

$36,669,577

$ 38,033,303

$ 37,767,987


The detailed Budget mailer is available on the town’s website at townofcantonct.org


Brian First
Chairman, Board of Finance