City Forum Archive
Many cities formed in the 1980s and ‘90s were at a distinct disadvantage when negotiating their original tax split with counties. Recently, Chino Hills and San Bernardino County found a way to share property tax more equitably between the county and low-property-tax cities.
A safe and secure community depends on fiscally healthy local governments that can provide public services for the community, with a balance of revenues and costs over time – even as the community changes.
Creative financing is the key to this project.