(a) The board may undertake projects and services that confer a special benefit on
all or a definable part of the district. The board may impose special assessments on property in that area, based on the
benefit conferred by the project or service, to pay all or part of the cost of the
project or service. The district may finance with special assessments any project or service authorized
by this chapter or any other applicable law.
(b) Projects or services may be financed with special assessments under this chapter
only after the board holds a public hearing on the advisability of the project or
service and the proposed assessments.
(c) The board shall publish notice of the hearing in a newspaper or newspapers with
general circulation in Henderson County. The publication must be made not later than the 30th day before the date of the
(d) Notice provided under this section must include:
(1) the time and place of the hearing;
(2) the general nature of the proposed project or service;
(3) the estimated cost of the project or service, including interest during construction
and associated financing costs; and
(4) the proposed method of assessment.
(e) Written notice containing the information required by Subsection (d) shall be
mailed by certified mail, return receipt requested, not later than the 30th day before
the date of the hearing. The notice shall be mailed to each person residing in the district.
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