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Stephenville council approves 15 finance items

Mike Tobin, a member of the Town of Stephenville’s finance committee, reads out finance items during Thursday’s regular general meeting.
Mike Tobin, a member of the Town of Stephenville’s finance committee, reads out finance items during Thursday’s regular general meeting. - Frank Gale
STEPHENVILLE, N.L. —

The Stephenville town council approved 15 finance items at its regular general meeting on Thursday at noon hour.

  • Accounts payable – March 2019 – $336,866.79, of which $222,279.00 was for upgrades at Stephenville Dome to upgrade heating system.
  • 80’s Summer Camp – grant for event at Stephenville Dome on July 20 – $1,725.
  • Hillside Cemetery Committee – grant for year 2019 – $15,000.
  • Newfoundland and Labrador Tae Kwon Do Association – grant to host provincial black belt exams in Stephenville during its 45th Anniversary – $1,000.
  • Royal Canadian Legion – Town of Stephenville purchase ad in annual military service recognition book – $640.
  • Provincial Fence Products – award of tender for baseball field fencing to lowest bidder – $34,019 plus harmonized sales tax.
  • Boyd & Bungay Construction – award of tender for baseball field infield mix to lowest bidder – $17,400.00 plus harmonized sales tax.
  • Hippocampe – Town of Stephenville give approval for the purchase of all-terrain wheelchair – $8,260.95.
  • Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Municipal Police and Enforcement Officers – grant for a presentation from the Association for New Canadians on Cultural Diversity – $500.
  • Poll tax write-offs – $688.72.
  • Property tax write-offs – $5,779.49.
  • Water and sewer adjustments - $504.00.
  • Remission of tax – $8,026.13 and refunds – $301.82.
  • Business tax adjustments – $5,552.86.
  • Miscellaneous Accounts write-offs – $1,765.42.

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