Effective January 1, 1987, Assembly Bill 2926, Section 53080 of the California Government Code authorizes school districts to levy "School Developer Fees" on new, remodels or additions for residential, and commercial/industrial development projects.
Legislation also provides that "No building permits may be issued until the district's certify that any fees due have been paid."
The Maintenance and Operations department of the Sequoia Union High School District, collects school developer fees for both the Belmont/Redwood Shores, Las Lomitas, Menlo Park, Portola Valley, Ravenswood, Redwood City, San Carlos and Woodside Elementary school district's and the Sequoia Union High School District (SUHSD).
Your construction project will be reviewed by an experienced staff member usually within two (2) days. Fees are calculated based on the total square footage determined from measuring the outside wall perimeters of the structure(s).