special assessment district

special assessment district

A specifically defined geographical area of property owners who have requested some public improvement and agreed to pay for that improvement through pro rata charges levied against owners within the district.

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The process, which involves establishing a special assessment district, was initiated when a group of property owners submitted a petition seeking the special assessment district earlier this year.
Additionally, the city issued Special Assessment District No.
FairPoint also supported HB 1458, which allows a town to establish a special assessment district and tack on a special tax for something like broadband.
"There have been some naysayers on the project, some who are opposed to the idea of a special assessment district, and others who say that they can't afford to pay an assessment and have no intention of ever hooking up," Wrede says.
The BID and the related "special assessment district" devolve the financing of infrastructure and services to landowners within a territorially designated area.
The goal might be a policy outcome (such as affordable housing throughout the region), a structural aim (such as creation of a special assessment district for amenities), a process outcome (such as a regionwide discussion on economic competitiveness that seeks to define a common agenda) or any other joint aim of actors within the region.
This form of finance, which includes tax increment financing districts and special assessment district financing, represents the fastest-growing area of development finance.
The special assessment district for Napa County vineyard acreage approved last year contributed $340,490 or 40% of annual operating costs for Napa farmworker camps in fiscal 2002-2003, Peter Dreier, executive director of the Napa Valley Housing Authority told the St.
Let us consider both the neighborhood zoning district and the special assessment district under this framework.
Martin also held responsibility for the District's sale of an important parcel of land on Pennsylvania Avenue for the new headquarters of The Freedom Forum/ Newseum and for the establishment of a special assessment district used to help finance the new $80 million metro station at New York Avenue, NW.
The Downtown Long Beach (California) Associates, a nonprofit organization operating on behalf of the property owners and tenants of a special assessment district, is pairing its Downtown Guides with outreach workers to increase contact between homeless individuals and service providers.
Tax revenues will not rise as a special assessment district develops, but the debt burden will improve.
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