Benefit Assessment Districts
A benefit assessment district levies a special assessment that can pay for the installation and maintenance of items including, but not limited to, the following:
- Flood control
- Street lighting
- Street maintenance
To see a list of all improvement items authorized in a benefit assessment district please see the California government code section listed under the legal authority section.
A benefit assessment district is authorized by the California government code division 2, chapter 6.4, section 54703 et seq. entitled Benefit Assessment Act of 1982.