Monthly Archives: February 2016

California Developer Granted New Taxing District in Loveland

In California, forming special tax districts to pay for residential developments following a property tax limiting measure (Proposition 13) became common since the early 1980’s.  In Colorado, similar residential ‘pocket’ taxing districts called “Metro Districts” have become more common following the … Continue reading

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Loveland Hires Planning and Zoning Reformer From Rapid City, SD

In 2011 the 20-year director of building and planning services for Rapid City, South Dakota was fired.  After years of trying to reform a troubled department, city officials hired veteran planner Brett Limbaugh to replace her – he had worked … Continue reading

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