Butte

Biggs-Gridley Memorial Hospital Districts

Description:

Shall a special property tax in the amount of $70 per residential equivalent unit, as enacted by Butte County Ordinance No. 3937 for a period of ten years, to fund stand-by costs of providing emergency room services at the Biggs-Gridley Memorial Hospital, and a corresponding increase in the County’s spending limit for a period of four years, be approved? (Propositions C1, C2 and C3; 11/7/2006.)

Rate:

The special tax shall be imposed at $70 per single-family residential unit, and $52.50 per multi-family residential units and condominiums.

Exemptions:

Vacant parcels and parcels without residential units are not subject to the tax.

Uniformity:

Non-Uniform

Levy Type:

Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

77.01

Effective Date

7/1/2005

Sunset Date

6/30/2017

Election Date:

11/7/2006

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Chico Area Recreation and Park District

Description:

Following passage of Proposition 218, the Chico Area Recreation and Park District sought to bring its park assessment into compliance with the initiative. An assessment election was held, and qualified voters approved an assessment for Oak Way Park. (Election held 7/10/1997.) (Note: The assessment provides funding for a general benefit.)

Rate:

The district levies an assessment at the following rates: $1 per month or $12 per year per single-family residential parcel, apartment unit and/or condominium; $0.90 per month or $10.80 per year per mobile home assessment unit; and $0.33 per month or $4 per year per single-family residential unit, apartment unit and/or condominium for which park fees previously have been paid pursuant to the Butte County Park Facility Fee Ordinance.

Exemptions:

Only residential parcels are subject to the assessment.

Uniformity:

Non-Uniform

Levy Type:

Assessment

Vote in Support (%):

72

Effective Date

7/1/1997

Sunset Date

Indefinite

Election Date:

7/10/1997

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City of Biggs

Description:

Shall the City of Biggs be authorized to annually levy a special tax solely on lands within the City of Biggs Community Facilities District No. 2009-1 (Municipal Services) (CFD) in accordance with the Rate and Method of Apportionment of Special Tax contained in the Resolution of Formation of the CFD adopted by the City Council of the City on June 15, commencing in the City’s fiscal year 2010-11, to pay for the municipal services for the CFD and to pay the costs of the City in administering the CFD, and shall the annual appropriations limit of the CFD be established in the amount of$15,000,000? (Election held 6/15/2009.)

Rate:

For the base year, the maximum special tax that may be levied shall be: $281.36 per unit for residential property; $225.09 per unit for multi-family residential property; and $1,965 per acre for non-residential property. For undeveloped property, the base-year maximum special tax shall be $1,965 per acre. The tax may be increased annually to adjust for inflation.

Exemptions:

Properties exempt from ad valorem taxation shall also be exempt from the special tax.

Uniformity:

Non-Uniform

Levy Type:

Mello-Roos Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

100

Effective Date

7/1/2009

Sunset Date

Indefinite

Election Date:

6/15/2009

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City of Oroville

Community Facilities District No. 2006-1

Description:

Shall the City Council of the City of Oroville be authorized to issue up to $7.0 million in bonds or other debt obligations of its Community Facilities District No. 2006-1 (Westside Public Safety Facilities) (“CFD No. 2006-1”), levy a special tax, and finance public facilities and incidental expenses by and through its CFD No. 2006-1, all as specified in its resolutions pertaining thereto, adopted on September 19, 2006; and shall the appropriations limit for CFD 2006-1 for fiscal year 2007-2008 be established at $1.0 million in accordance therewith? (Election held 9/19/2006.)

Rate:

Beginning in fiscal year 2007-08, the maximum special tax rate shall be imposed at a rate of $600 per developed property and $300 per final mapped property. The tax may be increased by an annual inflation factor of 2 percent.

Exemptions:

Properties exempt from ad valorem taxation shall also be exempt from the special tax. Other properties exempt include government property, prepaid parcels, and parcels with public or utility easements, as specified.

Uniformity:

Uniform

Levy Type:

Mello-Roos Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

100

Effective Date

7/1/2007

Sunset Date

6/30/2047

Election Date:

9/19/2006

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City of Oroville

Community Facilities District No. 2006-2

Description:

Shall the City Council of the City of Oroville be authorized to levy a special tax and finance public safety services and incidental expenses by and through its Community Facilities District No. 2006-2 (Public Safety Services) (“CFD No. 2006-2”), all as specified in its resolutions pertaining thereto, adopted on September 19, 2006; and shall the appropriations limit for CFD 2006-2 for fiscal year 2007-2008 be established at $1.0 million in accordance therewith? (Election held 9/19/2006.)

Rate:

Beginning in fiscal year 2007-08, the maximum special tax rate shall be imposed at a rate of $600 per developed property and $300 per final mapped property. The tax may be increased by an annual inflation factor of 2 percent.

Exemptions:

Properties exempt from ad valorem taxation shall also be exempt from the special tax. Other properties exempt include government property, property owner association property, and parcels with public or utility easements, as specified.

Uniformity:

Uniform

Levy Type:

Mello-Roos Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

100

Effective Date

7/1/2007

Sunset Date

Indefinite

Election Date:

9/19/2006

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