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Peppertree Meeting Slides

Waterman Highlands and Peppertree Meeting Slides and Video

The City of Fairfield and CivicMic hosted a virtual (Zoom) and telephone Waterman Highlands and Peppertree town hall meeting on June 14, 2022, to discuss the budget shortfalls for LLMDs No. 3 and 6 and a potential one-time loan as a short-term funding solution. In this post, CivicMic shares the Waterman Highlands and Peppertree meeting slides and video. Due to low community participation, there was no questions and answers segment at this meeting. To view the map of each LLMD, please click here and zoom in to your district. Waterman Highlands and Peppertree Meeting Slides (Click on any slide below …

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maintenance services llmds

Update on Maintenance Services LLMDs 7, 11, and 13

In this post, CivicMic shares the update on maintenance services from the City regarding LLMDs No. 7, 11, & 13. Update on Maintenance Services On May 17th, the Public Works Department provided an update to the community regarding a plan to ramp up landscape maintenance services pursuant to the approval of the one-time loan. This plan was slated to start in June. Unfortunately, there has been a delay from the private contractor because of limited resources. Over the past week, Public Works and its contractor (New Image) have been diligently working to complete the ‘baseline’ services outlined in the reduced …

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Waterman Highlands and Peppertree Meeting Agenda

Waterman Highlands and Peppertree Meeting Agenda

In this post, CivicMic shares the Waterman Highlands and Peppertree meeting agenda for LLMDs No. 3 and 6 for the meeting on Tuesday, June 14 at 6:00 PM (PST). The City of Fairfield and CivicMic are hosting a virtual (Zoom) and telephone community meeting to discuss the budget shortfalls for LLMDs No. 3 and 6 and a proposed one-time loan from the General Fund as a short-term funding solution to prevent a service reduction.  Click here for instructions on how to join the meeting. Along with the information that will be provided at the meeting, new information will be updated …

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Waterman Highlands and Peppertree Meeting

How to Join the Waterman Highlands and Peppertree Meeting

In this post, CivicMic shares instructions on how to download the Zoom app and join the Waterman Highlands and Peppertree meeting. The City of Fairfield and CivicMic are hosting the community meeting for Fairfield LLMDs No. 3 and 6, virtually, via (Zoom) and telephone, on Tuesday, June 14, at 6:00 PM (PST) to discuss the budget shortfalls for both LLMDs and information about a potential one-time loan from the General Fund as a potential short-term funding solution to prevent a service reduction. If accepted by the property owners, the loan would be issued at 0% interest with a five-year repayment …

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Fairfield Restoration of Services

Fairfield Restoration of Services: LLMDs 7, 11, 13

In this post, CivicMic shares the Fairfield Restoration of Services announcement from the City regarding LLMDs No. 7, 11, & 13. Fairfield Restoration of Services Effective immediately, the City will restore irrigation and landscape maintenance services that were previously provided in the fiscal year 2020-2021, but were removed from the scope of work on January 1, 2022, as a result of the districts’ budget shortfall. As noted at the community and council meetings, landscape services will be provided as separate task orders, or small, one-time “projects”, dependent on weather conditions and the availability of landscape contractors, City personnel, and funding …

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Fairfield Q and A Part 2

Fairfield Q & A Part 2: LLMDs 7, 11, 13

The City and CivicMic have received questions regarding the LLMDs. In this Fairfield Q & A part 2 post, CivicMic addresses additional questions received from community members for LLMDs No. 7, 11, and 13. General Fairfield Q & A Q: Now that the loan has been approved for each LLMD, when will the maintenance return? Effective immediately, the City will restore irrigation and landscape maintenance services that were previously provided in the fiscal year 2020-2021, but were removed from the scope of work on January 1, 2022. To learn more about this please click here. Q: Is there a way …

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Fairfield LLMD Meeting Slides

Fairfield LLMD Meeting Slides and Video

The City of Fairfield and CivicMic hosted a virtual (Zoom) and telephone Fairfield LLMD community meeting on April 18, 2022, to discuss the proposed formations of new assessment districts for LLMDs No. 7, 11, & 13, the 218 process, a potential loan as a short-term funding solution, and the survey and poll results. In this post, CivicMic shares the Fairfield LLMD meeting slides and video. Unanswered questions from the meeting will be addressed in an updated questions and answers post. To view the map of each LLMD, please click here and zoom in to your district. Fairfield LLMD Meeting Slides …

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Fairfield Community Meeting Agenda

Fairfield Community Meeting Agenda

In this post, CivicMic shares the Fairfield community meeting agenda for the community meeting on Monday, April 18 at 6:00 PM (PST). The City of Fairfield and CivicMic are hosting a virtual (Zoom) and telephone community meeting to discuss the proposed formations of new assessment districts for LLMDs No. 7, 11, & 13 to continue to fund landscaping maintenance at the level of service comparable to the fiscal year 2020-21. This meeting will also address the 218 process, survey results, polling questions, and information about the loan from the General Fund as a potential short-term funding solution. Click here for …

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Fairfield LLMDs Community Meeting

How to Join the Fairfield LLMD Community Meeting

In this post, CivicMic shares instructions on how to download the Zoom app and join the Fairfield LLMD community meeting for LLMDs No. 7, 11, and 13. The City of Fairfield and CivicMic are hosting the community meeting for Fairfield LLMDs No. 7,11, and 13 virtually, via (Zoom) and telephone, on Monday, April 18, at 6:00 PM (PST) to discuss the proposed formations of new assessment districts for LLMDs No. 7, 11, & 13 to continue to fund landscaping maintenance at the level of service comparable to the fiscal year 2020-21. This meeting will also address the 218 process, survey …

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Fairfield LLMD Loan Poll

Fairfield LLMD Loan Poll

In this post, CivicMic shares the Fairfield LLMD loan poll. The City of Fairfield (the “City”) annually levies and collects assessments to maintain specific lighting and landscaping improvements and services in your area through a Lighting and Landscape Maintenance District (“LLMD”). Over the last few years, the cost of this maintenance has exceeded the revenue generated by the current assessment rates. Consequently, the service contracts for LLMDs No. 7, 11, and 13 have been reduced. To temporarily subsidize the assessment revenue shortfall and continue a standard service level, the City is considering a loan from the General Fund. This loan …

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Fairfield Q & A

Fairfield Q & A: LLMDs 7, 11, 13

LLMDs No. 7, 11, and 13 have experienced an increase in expenses over the last few years while the yearly assessments have remained the same. As a result, the costs have considerably outweighed available funds, resulting in a budget gap for the LLMDs. Consequently, the annual landscape maintenance service contracts have been reduced. In this post, CivicMic addresses questions received in a Fairfield Q & A format for LLMDs No. 7, 11, and 13. General Fairfield Q & A Q: What is the timeline for this process? On February 1, 2022, City Council selected the extended timeline for this project. …

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Fairfield LLMD Survey

Fairfield LLMD Survey

In this post, CivicMic shares the Fairfield LLMD survey for LLMDs No. 7, 11, & 13. The City annually levies and collects assessments to maintain certain landscaping services and improvements to the communities of Rolling Hills LLMD No. 7, Paradise Valley LLMD No. 11, and North Cordelia LLMD No. 13. To see if your address is within any of the LLMD’s boundaries and also see your assessment amount click here. The cost of maintenance has continued to increase over the last few years, while the annual maximum assessment rates have remained the same and are no longer generating sufficient revenue …

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Rolling Hills Meeting Slides

Rolling Hills Meeting Slides and Video

The City of Fairfield hosted a virtual (Zoom) and telephone town hall meeting on January 26, 2022, to discuss the budgetary and services changes to LLMD No. 7. In this post, CivicMic shares the Rolling Hills meeting slides and video.   Rolling Hills Meeting Slides (Click on any slide below to zoom in.  Hover the mouse pointer over any slide to stop.) Presentation by the City of Fairfield Video of the January 26th Community Meeting Please click the button to watch the video. Click Here Want to receive updates? Subscribe to receive updates via email and get our free publications! …

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North Cordelia Meeting Slides

Paradise Valley and North Cordelia Meeting Slides and Video

The City of Fairfield hosted a virtual (Zoom) and telephone town hall meeting on January 25, 2022, to discuss the budgetary and services changes to LLMD No. 11 and LLMD No. 13. In this post, CivicMic shares the Paradise Valley and North Cordelia meeting slides and video.   Paradise Valley and North Cordelia Meeting Slides (Click on any slide below to zoom in.  Hover the mouse pointer over any slide to stop.) Presentation by the City of Fairfield Video of the January 25th Community Meeting Please click the button to watch the video. Click Here Want to receive updates? Subscribe …

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North Cordelia Meeting Agenda

Paradise Valley and North Cordelia Meeting Agenda

In this post, CivicMic shares the Paradise Valley and North Cordelia meeting agenda for the virtual town hall on Tuesday, January 25 at 5:30 PM (PST). The City of Fairfield is hosting a virtual (Zoom) and telephone town hall meeting to discuss the recent service and budget reductions as well as potential funding options to continue landscaping maintenance services for LLMD No. 11 and LLMD No. 13. Click here for instructions on how to join the meeting. Along with the information that will be provided at the meeting, new information will be updated and available to the public at https://www.civicmic.com/fairfield-news/. …

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Rolling Hills Meeting Agenda

Rolling Hills Meeting Agenda (LLMD No. 7)

In this post, CivicMic shares the Rolling Hills meeting agenda for the virtual town hall on Wednesday, January 26 at 5:30 PM (PST). The City of Fairfield is hosting a virtual (Zoom) and telephone town hall meeting to discuss the recent service and budget reductions as well as potential funding options to continue landscaping maintenance services for the LLMD. Click here for instructions on how to join the meeting. Along with the information that will be provided at the meeting, new information will be updated and available to the public at https://www.civicmic.com/fairfield-news/. To learn more, click the links below: Read About …

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North Cordelia Town Hall

How to Join the Paradise Valley and North Cordelia Town Hall

In this post, CivicMic shares instructions on how to download the Zoom app and join the Paradise Valley and North Cordelia town hall (LLMD No. 11 & LLMD No. 13). The City of Fairfield is hosting the town hall for Paradise Valley LLMD No. 11 and North Cordelia LLMD No. 13 virtually, via (Zoom) and telephone, on Tuesday, January 25, at 5:30 PM (PST) to discuss the recent service and budget reductions as well as potential funding options to continue landscaping maintenance services for the LLMD. To learn more, click the links below: Read About the Budget and Service Reductions …

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Rolling Hills Town Hall

How to Join the Rolling Hills Town Hall (LLMD No. 7)

In this post, CivicMic shares instructions on how to download the Zoom app and join the Rolling Hills town hall (LLMD No. 7). The City of Fairfield is hosting the town hall for Rolling Hills LLMD No. 7 virtually, via (Zoom) and telephone, on Wednesday, January 26, at 5:30 PM (PST) to discuss the recent service and budget reductions as well as potential funding options to continue landscaping maintenance services for the LLMD. To learn more, click the links below: Read About the Budget and Service Reductions Watch the City Council Meeting Discussing Budget and Service Reductions (December 21, 2021) …

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Reduction in Maintenance Services City of Fairfield Assessment Districts

Reduction in Maintenance Services – City of Fairfield Assessment Districts

CivicMic works with the City of Fairfield to facilitate community outreach and public engagement opportunities for the City’s Landscaping and Lighting Maintenance Districts (“LLMDs”) with funding deficits and a corresponding reduction in maintenance services. On Tuesday, December 21, 2021, the City Council approved a contract with New Image Landscape Company representing a reduction in maintenance services for the Rolling Hills LLMD No. 7, Paradise Valley LLMD No. 11, and North Cordelia LLMD No. 13. Rolling Hills LLMD No. 7 Reduction in Maintenance Services The LLMD No. 7 maximum assessment rates per parcel are $250 for the Serpas Ranch development and …

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Fairfield Engineer's Reports

Fairfield Engineer’s Reports for Fiscal Year 2021-22

The Fairfield engineer’s reports for Rolling Hills LLMD No. 7, Paradise Valley LLMD No. 11, and North Cordelia LLMD No. 13 have been published.  The annual charges were approved and appear on the secured property tax bill of properties within each District’s boundaries.  The charges fund the landscaping improvements and maintenance within each District. Rolling Hills LLMD No. 7 The City formed Rolling Hills LLMD No. 7 in 1988. The FY 2021/2022 assessments for the Rolling Hills LLMD No. 7 remained at the FY 2020/2021 rate of $300 per parcel in the Rolling Hills development, while the assessment for the …

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Fairfield LLMDs

Benefit Assessment Districts: Fairfield LLMDs

CivicMic works with the City of Fairfield to facilitate community outreach and public engagement opportunities for the City’s Landscaping and Lighting Maintenance Districts (“LLMDs”). The Fairfield LLMDs: Gateway LLMD No.1, Waterman Highlands LLMD No. 3, Peppertree LLMD No. 6 Rolling Hills LLMD No. 7, Paradise Valley LLMD No. 11, and North Cordelia LLMD No. 13 have experienced an increase in expenses over the last few years while the yearly assessments have remained the same. If these landscaping services continue to be maintained at the current level, the cost will considerably outweigh available funds, resulting in a budget gap for these …

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City of Fairfield

CivicMic Services for the City of Fairfield

CivicMic works with the City of Fairfield to facilitate community outreach and public engagement opportunities for the City’s Landscaping and Lighting Maintenance Districts (“LLMDs”). Some of the City’s LLMDs have experienced an increase in expenses over the last few years while the yearly assessments have remained the same. If these landscaping services continue to be maintained at the current level, the cost will considerably outweigh available funds, resulting in a budget gap for the district. To combat budget shortfall, the annual landscape maintenance service contracts for the following LLMDs are being reduced: Rolling Hills LLMD No. 7 Paradise Valley LLMD …

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