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17.14.010 Purpose.

(Amended by Ordinance Nos. 183447 and 189050, effective August 1, 2018.)  The purposes of this Chapter are to authorize financing agreements that provide for payments deferrals and installment payments of City system development charges and to provide exemptions from such charges.  This Chapter fulfills the following mandates:

A.  The requirement of Chapter 722 Oregon Laws of 1977 (ORS 223.207 and 223.208) that the rights and duties accorded the City and property owners by the laws relating to assessments and financing of local improvement districts shall also apply to assessments and financing of those charges imposed by the City that are defined by Subsections 1 (a) and (b) of Section 2, Chapter 722 Oregon Laws of 1977 (ORS 223.208 (1) (a) and (b)); and

B.  The decisions of City Council to establish certain exemptions from the assessment of system development charges.