Updated: Nov 3, 2022
The Dammeron Valley Fire Special Service District (DVFSSD) has scheduled its 2023 budget hearing for Thursday, 17 November at 6:30 PM. The meeting will be held at Dammeron Valley Fire & Rescue's (DVFR) Station 13.
DVFR Fire Chief John Hennessey presented the proposed 2023 budget to the DVFSSD Administrative Control Board at the October monthly board meeting. Key takeaways from the proposed budget include:
Unchanged annual parcel fee of $470
2023 proposed budget of $563,0303 (increase of $173,540 from 2022 budget)
The increase for 2023 is the result of additional revenue opportunities and already secured grant funding including:
SAMHSA Rural EMS grant - +$86,000
Wildland deployment - +$60,000
Impact fees, new construction - +$40,000
The additional budget funding from revenue and grants is needed for staffing, grant administration and expenses, and equipment and facilities upgrades and replacements.
The 2023 proposed budget documents are available for download (updated 11/3):