(A)   Any person desiring a permit in accordance with § 13.24.020 of this code to destroy or remove any portion of any curb, gutter or sidewalk for the purpose of constructing any entrance to abutting land, or for other proper and lawful purpose, shall file with the Director of Public Works an application therefor stating the purpose for which a permit is desired and the dimensions of the work proposed to be con-structed and the area to be destroyed or removed.
   (B)   Before issuing such permit the Director of Public Works shall require:
      (1)   Payment of a nonreturnable permit fee; and
      (2)   Payment of a nonreturnable observation fee. The amounts of such fees shall be set by resolution of the City Council.
   (C)   The purpose of the observation fee is to defray the expenses incurred by the city in connection with the improvement for, but not limited to, inspecting, supervising, completing, cleaning up and/or making safe the work.
('86 Code, § 13.24.090) (Ord. 2888, passed  - - ; Am. Ord. 3587, passed  - - ; Am. Ord. 3934, passed  - - )  Penalty, see § 1.12.010