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1. District A (Central Business District) rate is 0.0348%2. District B (outside District A, less exempt areas) rate is 0.049%
The above rates were derived by dividing the total estimated costs for each district by the total 100% assessed value of the district.
The street light system is comprised of over 19,700 lights situated throughout the city. Miami Valley Lighting (a division of the Dayton Power & Light Company) owns approximately 14,400 lights and bills the City for the capital, energy, maintenance and repair costs of those lights. The City owns and maintains the remaining 5,300 lights. The plan includes upgrades of the lights on existing City-owned poles from high pressure sodium fixtures to energy efficient light emitting diode (LED) technology. LED lights consume less energy than their high pressure sodium counterparts and have more than double the useful life. Conversion to LED lights is also good for the environment by reducing the City’s carbon footprint. The assessment also covers the cost of operating, maintaining and repairing the street light system.
District A (Central Business District)100 ft maximum spacingPoles under 25 feet 3,200 lumensPoles over 25 feet 15,000 lumens
District B (outside District A, less exempt areas)200 ft maximum spacingPoles under 25 feet 3,200 lumensPoles over 25 feet 9,500 lumens
For information on street light construction, maintenance and energy usage, call 937-333-3838 or email email@example.com.
For information on payment info, call 937-333-3560 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.