Woolwich Township Council Approves Waiving Payments & Charges
Woolwich, ONT – In an effort to help with potential financial pressures facing Woolwich residents and businesses, the Woolwich Council approved immediate financial flexibility for residents and businesses including:
• Waiving penalties and interest on property taxes for the months of April and May 2020,
• Waiving late payment charges on utility bills and miscellaneous receivable invoices for the months of April and May 2020,
• Waiving NSF (non-sufficient funds) fees charged by the Township on customer accounts for the months of April and May 2020, and
• Suspend transferring Water & Wastewater accounts in arrears to Property Tax accounts during April and May 2020.
Please note that current due dates will remain as is and no changes are being made to these dates. The approved actions are meant to give customers additional time to make payments on both their property tax and utility accounts if needed. Through these actions property owners and utility customers can still continue to pay in full or if need be, partial payments, without being penalized.
Customers can continue to make payments through a Pre-Authorized Payment Plan, online banking, by mail or by the payment box located at the Maple Street side of the Township Administration Building located at 24 Church Street West in Elmira.