Retirement community blasts proposed fire tax hike

Published May 10, 2018

Rumble The North Collier Fire District is trying to raise its revenue by another $3.5 million to keep up with their expanding services, such as water rescues and training for active shooter situations. But people living in the Vi at Bentley Village retirement community say the tax would hit them with an unfair hike. Numerous people living at Bentley Village blasted the plan at Thursday's fire district meeting.