Bayshore Fire Protection & Rescue Service District complies with Florida Statute 189.069 Uniform Special District Accountability requirements.
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2.a.1. Bayshore Fire Protection & Rescue Service District
2.a.2. Fire Protection and Rescue Services
2.a.4. The fiscal year of the District begins October 1st and ends September 30th each year.
2.a.7. District Boundaries
2.a.8 The District is authorized to levy Ad Valorem taxes, Impact Fees, user charges and non-ad valorem assessments as provided in Florida Chapter 2003-367.
The District currently levies Ad Valorem taxes of up to 3.5000 mills as approved by its qualified voters on June 10, 2003, or $3.50 per $1,000.00 of taxable assessed value as determined annually by the Lee County Property Appraiser.
The District also charges Impact Fees on new construction (Bayshore Fire Impact Fees), the use of which is restricted to capital improvements necessary to provide service for new growth or expansion of equipment capabilities (not the replacement of existing apparatus). Impact Fees cannot be used for salaries or any of the District’s normal operational expenses.
The District has adopted the County-Wide fee schedule for the various fire inspection fees and has adopted set fees for the various other ancillary services (Items List).
2.a.9 Chief William Underwood
Bayshore Fire Protection & Rescue Service District
17350 Nalle Road (map)
North Fort Myers, Fl 33917
(239) 543-3443 Phone
(239) 543-7075 Fax
2.a.10 BFR follows the ethics provisions at www.ethics.state.fl.us Ethics Laws .
2.a.12 Available at Florida Auditor General Website: https://apps.fldfs.com/LocalGov/Reports/
2.a.15 Financials Page
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