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Supervisors approve liens on properties for fire hazard abatement


Last updated 7/27/2018 at 1:46pm

RIVERSIDE – The Board of Supervisors authorized the Riverside County Fire Department to attach fire mitigation charges to the tax bills of nearly 500 property owners that agency officials say have not paid the cost of abating weeds and other potential fire hazards.

The board’s 5-0 vote came after a brief hearing to determine whether there was justification for tacking mitigation costs onto the property tax bills of owners of 470 parcels in communities countywide that were assessed under the county’s Fire Hazard Reduction Program.

The total amount due on the 2017-18 fiscal year delinqu...

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