2024 Town of Deer Lake Tax Rates

2024 Town of Deer Lake Tax Rates

2024 Tax Exemption Application


2024 Budget Highlights

  •  .5 mill rate Increases for Residential/Commercial Property tax
  • No Residential/Commercial Water/Sewer Increase
  • Waste Collection – remains at $165 per unit
  • Elimination of the poll tax
  • Budget Increase of 9.07%

Economic Development

  • Reinstatement of an Economic Development Officer
  • Strawberry Festival and Winterfest
  • Community housing developments including affordable housing units
  • Arts Initiative for Annex and outdoor spaces


  • Design and installation of a Splashpad at Schwartz Park
  • Continued progress on the Deer Lake Annex Building
  • New location for Gracia Gymnastics – Annex Building – Level 1
  • Continued development of the multi use trail system
  • Field improvements for soccer and softball


  • Arrival of new flyer for snow clearing operations
  • Pick Up/Work-Truck – Public Works
  • Forklift for storage facility
  • New equipment for Public Works inventory

Roadwork & Other Infrastructure

  • Main Dam Road infrastructure upgrades
  • Water filter replacement
  • Main lift station upgrade


  • Ongoing storm water review
  • Preliminary design for sewage lagoon improvements