IMPACT FEES: PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR CALCULATION AND IMPLEMENTATION

The use of development impact fees (DIFs) to finance public facilities is described. The historical perspective and philosophy of such fees is discussed, as well as its legal framework. Two methods for calculating impact fees are discussed: inductive and deductive. The measurement of the impact of new development is discussed, as well as the types of facilities that can be financed by impact fees. Indicators of questionable or invalid impact fees are noted. Implementation considerations and recommendations are listed.

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00624240
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Sep 23 1993 12:00AM