Section 11-88-52

Manner of assessment generally; limitation as to amount of assessment.

The cost of any part of such improvement may be assessed in fair proportion against the frontage of the property drained by the said improvement or against all the lots or parcels of land lying within the area drained, served, or benefited, but the assessment shall not exceed the increased value of such property by reason of the special benefits derived from the improvement.

(Acts 1973, No. 826, p. 1293, §13.)