Posts Tagged ‘county service districts’

Tax Collection in Special Tax Districts

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

When local governments wish to fund additional services for portions of their jurisdictions beyond those provided elsewhere, they can turn to special tax districts to raise the needed revenue.  My finance expert colleague Kara Millonzi recently offered two excellent posts describing the purposes and mechanics of county fire districts and local government special service districts.  Today’s post focuses of […]

Municipal and County Service Districts

Friday, May 20th, 2011

The General Assembly recently enacted S.L. 2011-72, which authorizes certain municipalities to establish one or more municipal service districts to fund costs related to the conversion of private residential streets to public streets, subject to several prerequisites and restrictions. The new Act has limited applicability—it only applies to cities located primarily in a county that […]