MSBU / MSTU
Municipal Service Benefit Unit (MSBU)
A special district created to provide for projects and/or services to a specifically defined area of the County and financed by a special assessment to only those citizens receiving the benefits of those projects or services.
Municipal Service Taxing Unit (MSTU)
A taxing district covering a segment of the unincorporated area of the County, with individual assessed values and millage rates, which provides municipal-type services such as fire rescue or road and street improvements to residents of the area.