Petrolia’s spending may rise five percent in 2016

Richard Poore explains the community centre budget Thursday during the Petrolia Council's first public view of the budget.

The Town of Petrolia is depending on Lambton County and the province to help keep property taxes to the rate of inflation in 2016. Town councillors got their first public look at the budget Thursday during an afternoon budget session at Victoria Hall. The proposed budget increases municipal spending to $6,189,794 – $314,894. That works… Read more »