Investment for the Whole Community - Revitalization of the Base
Grant Request Summary
Seeking the entire collected 1% tax funds in their entirety and remit them to the taxpayers on a pro-rated basis
Desired Grant Amount
Other Funding Sources
The taxpayers don't receive money, they only pay
How will this project benefit the economic and community development of Woodstock?
Putting taxpayers' money back in their own hands is infinitely better than having the cognoscenti decide how to spend it.
Which EDC Working Grouop Objectives does your project best support?
Housing (Expanding housing supply for local workforce), Marketing (Marketing Woodstock to attract more visitors and permanent residents), Attracting New Businesses (Attracting businesses to Woodstock), Downtown Physical Rejuvenation (Improving facilities and public spaces in the downtown area), Events (Supporting the growth of events for visitors and the community), Other
I think there are several thousand taxpayers in town, though many passers through are subject to the Room & Meals tax. They have no representation although some would describe them as 'stakeholders'
Rescind the tax