The Town of Oakville has just released it's 2011 annual report, which includes audited financial statements and highlights achieved by the town in 2011. Included in the report is an interesting pie chart showing how your tax dollars are spent.
Here is how it is broken down:
Emergency services - 19.4%
Corporate support programs - 13.1%
Infrastructure maintenance - 11.9%
Oakville transit - 11.8%
Parks and Open Space - 9.6%
Corporate revenue and expenses - 8.7%
Other - 8.6%
Recreation services - 6.9%
Library - 6%
Planning services - 2.4%
Infrastructure planning and improvements - 1.6%
The entire report can be found here.
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