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Health and Safety Code - HSC

DIVISION 5. SANITATION [4600 - 6127]

  ( Division 5 enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60. )


  ( Heading of Part 3 amended by Stats. 1970, Ch. 420. )

CHAPTER 5. Sewer Revenue Bonds [4950 - 5072]

  ( Chapter 5 enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60. )

ARTICLE 2. Resolution [4965 - 4967]
  ( Article 2 enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60. )


Before a district acquires or constructs any works under this chapter, its governing body shall adopt a resolution declaring its intention to do so.

(Enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60.)


The resolution of intention shall contain all of the following:

(a)  A brief and general description of the works. If they are to be constructed, a reference to the plans and specifications that have been prepared and filed by the engineer chosen by the governing body.

(b)  The estimated cost of the works to be acquired or constructed, and the amount of bonds to be issued and sold.

(c)  A general description of the area to be served by the proposed works, referring to a plat of the area, which shall govern for all details.

(d)  An estimate of the number and character of the places and properties to be served by the works, including those ready for immediate service and those in expectancy.

(e)  An estimate of the immediate revenue that would be received from the operation of the works, and of future revenues in expectancy.

(f)  A statement that revenue bonds of the district will be issued to cover the cost of the works.

(g)  A notice of the time and place when persons interested may appear before the governing body and be heard as to any protests or objections they may have against the acquisition or construction of the proposed works and the issuance and sale of bonds.

(Amended by Stats. 1939, Ch. 1124.)


The owner of property that may be benefited by the acquisition, construction, extension, or operation of the works referred to in this chapter may file with the district a request that a particular work be undertaken. The request may, but need not, include the descriptions and estimates referred to in Section 4966 and shall not be denied without a public hearing.

(Added by Stats. 1975, Ch. 1240.)

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