What are impact fees?

Nampa and Meridian are considering increasing their impact fees, paid by developers on new construction to offset the costs that new growth places on public services.
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Nampa and Meridian are considering increasing their impact fees, paid by developers on new construction to offset the costs that new growth places on public services.

Kate reports on West Ada and Canyon County for the Idaho Statesman. She previously worked for the Louisville Courier-Journal, the Center for Investigative Reporting and the Providence Business News. She has been published in The Atlantic and BuzzFeed News. Kate graduated from Brown University with a degree in urban studies.

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