Impact fees

Who pays impact fees?

Oct 14, 2020
Weston Davis

Impact fees have been a contentious topic in Lubbock lately. During Tuesday’s city council meeting, the group voted 6 to 1 in favor of impact fees. There is a bit of confusion about whose pockets will be affected.

Impact fees are a one-time fee on new developments that will help pay for the infrastructure they impact—in this case, roads.