The State Responsibility Area (SRA) Fire Prevention Benefit Fee Enacted 2012By Don Eastman, President of the Board, Del Monte Forest Property Owners
Q: What is the Fire Prevention Fee?
A: The State Responsibility Area (SRA) Fire Prevention Benefit Fee was enacted following the signing of Assembly Bill X1 29 in July, 2011. The law approved the new annual Fire Prevention Fee to pay for fire prevention services within the SRA. The fee is applied to all habitable structures within the SRA. The fee is levied at the rate of $150 per habitable structure, which is designated as a building that can be occupied for residential use. More...