Purpose:

Assess municipalities in order to finance a Metropolitan Boston area-planning district to promote urban planning and respond to the common urban problems of Boston and outlying municipalities.

How were the assessments determined?

Total assessment is apportioned among communities based on the community's share of the total district population. The current year assessments use the 7/1/04 US Census Estimates.

Why did the assessments change?

Assessments should not change between budget proposals.

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