New houses go up across the street from the new North Creek High School in Bothell on Oct. 11, 2016.. The Snohomish County Council is considering extending a cap on school-impact fees to $7,000. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

New houses go up across the street from the new North Creek High School in Bothell on Oct. 11, 2016.. The Snohomish County Council is considering extending a cap on school-impact fees to $7,000. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

School-impact fees to get another look from County Council

Such fees help pay for construction projects that otherwise would be funded through property taxes.

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