(A)   Permit preparation fee. Each application for a permit shall be accompanied by a nonrefundable fee in an amount to be set by City Council to defray the expense to the city for preparing the permit.
   (B)   Inspection and repair fee.  Each application for a permit shall also be accompanied by a non-refundable inspection and repair fee in an amount to be set by City Council for each trip covered by the permit. If the total cost of inspection and street repair exceeds the fee for such trip, the permittee shall be liable for the unpaid balance of such cost and shall, upon receipt of the city's invoice, immediately pay the same.
   (C)   Deposit for cost.  In the event such permit is requested for continuous operation, the Director of Public Works is hereby authorized to require that sum of money estimated by him to be sufficient to cover the payment of the fees set forth in divisions (A) and (B) hereof to be deposited with the city as guarantee of payment of such fees and, upon expiration of such permit, the city shall refund to or bill the party making such deposit the difference between the amount of the deposit and the amount of such fees.
('86 Code, § 11.16.080) (Ord. 3103, passed  - - ; Am. Ord. 3732, passed  - - )