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Homeowner will pay $28 more next year in Metro Vancouver taxes and fees

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Metro Vancouver homeowners are going to be paying $28 more in taxes and fees next year for shared infrastructure

METRO VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – It’s going to cost homeowners an extra $28 for Metro Vancouver’s services next year.

The regional district’s board approved next year’s budget and five-year plan, which includes more money for sewage projects, drinking water and garbage pickup.

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Homeowners already pay an average of $530 in Metro Vancouver fees and taxes each year, and that’s expected to rise by more than $200 over the next five years.

The changes were recently presented at a meeting of the Board of Directors of Metro Vancouver. It’s part of the 2019 to 2013 Financial Plan.