Month: September 2016

Featured, Thought Leadership, Insights / September 29, 2016

A recent analysis by the Commission on State Mandates to deny a test claim brought by a group of water agencies threatens the eligibility of many special districts and other local government agencies.

Case Study, Cost Allocation Plans / September 26, 2016

NBS was retained by the City of Carlsbad to provide a user fee study for fire prevention services in the City. The City’s fire prevention fees had not been comprehensively reviewed in approximately 20 years.

Featured, Thought Leadership, Research Article, Insights / September 1, 2016

Economic development comes in many shapes and sizes. Depending upon the makeup of your community, it could use any one, or possibly a combination, of the following: Infill residential or mixed-use development Conference center and hotels Renovating or rebuilding a commercial zone, your downtown or “Main Street” Improved community infrastructure (roads, libraries, utilities…