- Incentive Status: Active
- Application Due Date: Ongoing
- Program Duration: Currently no planned end date.
- Available Funds: Depends on project.
- Total Allocation: Not Applicable
The County of Tuolumne and the City of Sonora are committed to providing a business-friendly environment that fosters community growth and prosperity. The County and City are proud to offer development incentives, such as the SCIP program, to assist developers with the financing of development impact fees and improvements, SCIP provides an experienced team of professionals to guide developers through the process.
The program provides the following:
Allows property owners to obtain assistance in developing their project(s) with assistance on financing for development impact fees and necessary improvements.
Allows property owners to obtain low-cost, long-term financing for transportation impact fees.
Non-recourse loan for all or part of the fees, 30 year maximum.
SCIP handles the administration of forming an assessment district and related tasks; County/City is not liable to repay bonds.
SCIP issues tax-exempt revenue bonds and uses the proceeds to finance the development fees.
SCIP levies an annual property tax assessment to repay the revenue bonds and cover administrative costs.
Obligation to pay a property lien follows the parcel.
Funds must be used for public improvements and infrastructure (which can be funded through special assessments)
- Agriculture and Forestry
- Air Quality and Climate
- Business and Commerce
- Commercial Real Estate
- Community Development and Land Use
- Consumer Protection
- Disaster Prevention and Relief
- Employment and Labor and Training
- Film and Television
- Financial Services
- Food and Nutrition
- Green Business
- Green House Gas Emission Reduction
- Health Care
- Land Conservation
- Research and Development
- Waste Management
- Applicable Regions:
- Tuolumne County
Do I Qualify?
How to Apply
Application FeesFees depend on the size of project.
For more information visit our website or call 209-989-4058. You can send us an email using form below.