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Builders challenging use of fees for climate plan

There’s the possibility for some lively discussion at tomorrow’s Development Oversight Commission meeting over the city’s July decision to use development impact fees set aside for air-quality measures to help fund a climate action plan. The local builders lobby argues the city can’t do that. John Beckman, chief executive officer of the Building Industry Association […]

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Builders oppose using impact fees for climate plan

Late last month, the City Council approved spending more than $881,000 on a settlement-mandated climate action plan. While most of the funding would come from grants, about $220,000 would come from development impact fees set aside for air quality measures, according to the approved resolution. In a letter to the mayor, John Beckman of the […]

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