Policy Guide for Monetary Contributions


The current policy guide for monetary contributions was approved by the Board of County Supervisors on June 17, 2014 and went into effect on July 1, 2014.

The Policy Guide for Monetary Contributions details the process for calculating suggested monetary proffers to offset the impacts of land development on public facilities and infrastructure. The criteria set forth are used to evaluate the potential impacts of development on public facilities and to suggest mitigation measures to offset these impacts. Monetary contributions for Level of Service (LOS) impacts, also referred to as cash proffers, are proffered conditions accepted as a part of a Rezoning or Special Use Permit application. The Comprehensive Plan uses Level of Service standards to measure the quality or quantity of service provided by five County agencies:

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