City Services

Water and Sewer

The City of North Bay owns, operates and maintains the North Bay Water Treatment Plant and the City of North Bay Water Distribution system.  Municipal water, sanitary and sewer services are available to the majority of properties within the City's urban service boundary.

Water & Sewer Charges

 

The City of North Bay's Water and Sewer Billing Department operates in conjunction with the Property Tax Department within the Financial Services Department, and is responsible for the billing and collection of all water billings in the urban service boundary of the City.

All property classes (residential and ICI) are on a metered billing structure, which includes fixed charges based on meter size, and a variable charge for consumption at a rate of $1.36 per cubic meter. For more information, please visit Water and Sewer Department

Public Transit

North Bay is serviced by bus transit which provides an expeditious and efficient way to travel anywhere within the city limits. Para-Bus vehicles are available to serve individuals with physical challenges.

Taxes

2020 Municipal & Education Tax Rates

Assessment Class

Municipal Rate 

Education Rate

Total Rate

Residential 

1.375326%

0.153000%

1.528326%

Multi-Residential

2.736899%

0.153000%

2.889899%

New Multi-Residential

1.375326%

0.153000%

1.528326%

Commercial Occupied

2.585613%

0.980000%

3.565613%

Commercial Vacant

1.809929%

0.980000%

2.789929%

Industrial-Full-Occupied

1.925456%

0.980000%

2.905456%

Industrial Vacant Land

1.347819%

0.980000%

2.327819%

Pipelines

1.603080%

0.980000%

2.583080%

Farmlands

0.206299%

0.038250%

0.244549%

Managed Forests

0.343832%

0.038250%

0.382082%