Posts Tagged ‘capacity fees’

Assessing and Collecting System Development Fees (SDFs): It’s All About the Timing

Monday, April 12th, 2021

As detailed in previous posts (here,  here, and here), the General Assembly has granted local government utilities (including municipalities, counties, water and sewer authorities, sanitary districts, county water and sewer districts, metropolitan water districts, metropolitan sewerage districts, metropolitan water and sewerage districts, and local government water and wastewater providers established pursuant to G.S. 160, Art. […]

Municipalities (and Counties) Not Authorized to Charge Certain Impact (aka Capacity, System Development) Fees

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

UPDATE 4 August 2018: Overruling the court of appeals, the North Carolina Supreme Court held that the Town of Carthage’s liability to refund the unlawful impact fee revenue was subject to a 3-year statute of limitations. See Quality Built Homes Inc. v. Town of Carthage, No. 315PA15-2 (May 11, 2018).  UPDATE 3 September 2017: The […]