Media Release - Town Implementing Grace Period for Payments

For Immediate Release

Town implementing grace period for payments

Lincoln, ON – (March 20, 2020) – The Town has implemented the waiving of late fees and penalties until June 30, 2020. Many municipalities are working collectively on addressing concerns of our citizens and adapting to the impacts of the Coronavirus pandemic.

This means that late payments and interest penalties will not be applied for property taxes, water payments, and accounts receivable during this specified time.

The mandatory water meter replacement program is also on hold so water disconnections for non-compliance of not replacing your water meters is suspended at this time. Water disconnections related to non-payment are also suspended.

The Town is making every effort to support our residents and businesses through these unusual times. We continue to hear your concerns related to the current economic state and are responding as we can.

While Town facilities are closed to the public, our staff continue to provide services online or by phone. This includes supporting residents about payment options, along with other inquiries related to service delivery, future registration for programming and facility rentals.

For information about the Town’s services and our response during the Coronavirus pandemic, visit the Town’s website for the most up to date information.

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Contact:

Carrie Beatty
Chief Strategic Communications & Public Affairs Officer
Office of the CAO, Town of Lincoln
Cell: 905-401-5707
Office: 905-563-2799 ext. 230
cbeatty@lincoln.ca

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