CALENDAR OF EVENTS
November 25, 2017
SSID Bylaw 123 As directed by the Drinking Water Officer, SSID trustees are in the process of writing a bylaw to protect the purity of aquifer water that is distributed from SSID's 2 wells to 165 properties in the District. It is now anticipated that the bylaw will be completed in spring 2018, and posted to this site at that time. Trustees will present it at the SSID Annual General Meeting in April.
Fire Insurance Upgrade 2017 Savary Island has been upgraded for fire insurance purposes. A review occurred in June 2017 by the Fire Underwriter Survey, and has resulted in a Public Fire Protection Classification upgrade from 10 to 8 for Savary Shores, and a Dwelling Protection Grade reclassification of Savary Shores from 5 to 4. Both ratings establish Savary Shores as “limited protection,” rather than “unprotected.” The rest of Savary Island, which has no hydrant system, is rated as PFPC 9 and DPG 4. The gradings might be further elevated if the fire department roster of full-time members were to increase to 15.
Wellhead Protection Plan. The Wellhead Protection Plan is now available for download. See our webpage Well Protection Plan for the letter identifying affected properties. SSID's next step is the development of SSID Bylaw No. 123 that will incorporate the recommendations of the Plan.
SGM. The Summer General Meeting was held at 2:00pm on Sunday August 6 of the August Long Weekend at the Hacienda on Savary Island.
AGM. The Annual General Meeting was held Saturday April 15, 2017, at at the Hacienda on Savary Island.
Tax Notices were issued March 27 and 28. The deadline for discounted tax payments was May 1.
Assessment Notices were issued February 9 and 10. The deadline for appeals was Friday February 24.
Excess Tolls invoices were issued January 2 for parcel water use greater than 100 cubic meters in 2016. The payment deadline was February 28. A 20% surcharge was applied to overdue amounts.