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FIRE SERVICE FEE INFORMATION

In 1980 voters approved "Measure B", a special tax assessment to maintain levels of fire protection services in American Canyon. All property and mobile home owners in American Canyon have been paying this special assessment since 1980. For more information please view Ordinance 2013-01.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Fire Service Fee Board of Review will hear protests or objections to fire service fee for the purpose of correction, modifying or confirming the same on the 3rd day of August, 2020, via teleconference beginning at the hour of 6:30 p.m. of said day.  Said hearing will be orally re-noticed by the Chairperson of said Board of Review at the conclusion of said hearing to a later date for hearing before the Board of Directors regarding any protests remaining unresolved at the conclusion of the Fire Service Fee Board of Review hearing. 

               The failure to make objections or protest at said hearing
or hearings shall be deemed to be a waiver of same.

A Statement showing all property affected and the respective fees charged against the same is now on file in the office of the Fire Chief of said District, and is open to public inspection.

THIS MEETING WILL NOT BE PHYSICALLY OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.  ALL MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC MAY PARTICIPATE IN THE MEETING VIA VIDEO CONFERENCING AT

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89341844704?pwd=Z3BtamZuaFZySW9HNW9BNEhBcVR3Zz09

and by Teleconference by calling

1-669-900-6833

Meeting ID: 893 4184 4704 

The Public will have listening ability but will be muted during the meeting.  Questions and comments may be emailed to mbanuelos@amcanfire.com at any time prior to or during the meeting for inclusion in the meeting record.

 

Frequently Asked Questions: 

Is this Notice a bill? No, the Notice is not a bill. This Notice is to inform you of a Board of Review Meeting on August 3,2020 if you have a question about the amount of your assessment in the upcoming fiscal year.  The Board of Review does not have the authority to waive the assessment, but does have the authority to authorize corrections if there is an error in the calculations. 

Is the “Notice” a new fee? No, it is not a new fee.

Is it a fee for service or a fine? No, it is not a fee for service or a fine.

What is the assessment utilized for? 100% of the revenue generated from the assessment is utilized for general operation of the American Canyon Fire Protection District.  Find more information here