October 28, 2010
Committee members should bring any testimony from the October 26 public hearing that
refer to. Hearing testimony is not reprinted in this packet.
Planning, Housing and Economic Development Committee
Management and Fiscal Policy Committee
Faden, Senior Legislative Attorney
Glenn Orlin, Deputy Council Staff Director
arlene Michaelson, Senior Legislative Analyst
Special Taxing District - White Flint - Creation
to approve White Flint Development Tax District transportation
This is the first of
scheduled joint Management and Fiscal Policy
Committee/Planning, Housing and Economic Development Committee worksessions on Bill
10 and the associated infrastructure list/tax policy resolution. Other joint worksessions are
scheduled for November 9 and 16 at 9:30 a.m. The Transportation, Infrastructure, Energy, and
Environment Committee completed its work on the Capital Improvements Program amendment
and appropriation request on October
Council action on the entire White Flint financing
package is tentatively scheduled for November 23.
the Council President introduced on behalf of the
County Executive a package of legislation and appropriations to finance the infrastructure
necessary for the development authorized in the adopted White Flint sector plan. This White
Flint infrastructure financing program consists of:
• Bill 50-10, Special Taxing District White Flint - Creation (see ©8-17);
• a Capital Improvements Program amendment and appropriation request (see ©29-33);
• a resolution accompanying Bill 50-10 (see © 18-19) to approve a list of transportation
infrastructure improvements to be funded by a White Flint Special Taxing District.
This resolution also would articulate non-binding County goals regarding the tax rates
to be applied in the district.
Bill 50-10 would establish a White Flint Special Taxing District. The Bill would also
authorize the levy of an additional ad valorem property tax to fund transportation infrastructure