Fee Schedule
 
Subject
Fees
ADMINISTRATION AND GOVERNMENT
   Attorney Fees Approved   §1-503
      Amicable Scire Facias
$400
      Entry of Judgement
$225
      Federal Tax Liens, Judgements and Mortgages
$200
      Filing or Municipal Claim
$150
      Hourly Rate Matters
         Senior Attorneys (practicing law for 10 years or more)
$185/hr
         Junior Attorneys (practicing law for less than 10 years)
$160/hr
         Paralegals
$100/hr
         Law Clerks
$65/hr
      Installment Payment Agreement
$150
      Motion
$200
      Postponements
$100
      Preparation and Service of Writ of Scire Facias or Complaint in Assumpsit as provided in the Act
$450
      Sale Pursuant to §31 of the Act, 53 P.S. §7281
$700
      Sale Pursuant to §31.1 of the Act, 53 P.S. §7282
$500
      Writ of Execution, Sheriffs Sale of Property or Execution upon Assumpsit Judgment
$700
LICENSES, PERMITS AND GENERAL BUSINESS REGULATIONS
   Soliciting and Peddling
      30-day license fee   §13-106
$2.50 for 30 days or $10 per year
      license fee   §13-105
§25
SEWERS AND SEWAGE DISPOSAL
   Drainage Plan
      Construction Inspection Fee–estimated amount needs to be included in improvement guarantee
         Residential and nonresidential
actual cost incurred
      Deposit Amounts*
         Residential
            1-3 lots or less than 10 acres
$500
            4-10 lots or less than 20 acres
$1,000
            11+ lots or more than 20 acres
$1,500 plus $50 per acre or lot
         Nonresidential
            1-3 lots or less than 10 acres
$1,000
            4-10 lots or less than 20 acres
$1,500
            11+ lots or more than 20 acres
$2,000 plus $50 per acre or lot
      Filing Fee–non-refundable
         Residential
$50
         Nonresidential
$100
      Modification Requests (per request)
         Residential
$25
         Nonresidential
$50
      Post-construction Inspection Fee–5-year review period, posted at completion of work before occupancy permit issued, and must be noted on approved plan with responsible person noted.
         Residential and nonresidential
            1-4 lot subdivision with combined BMPs
$300 per lot or $500
            4-10 lots
$750
            Greater than 10 lots
$1,000 plus $100 per BMP
      Sketch Plan Concept Reviews
         Residential
$200
         Nonresidential
$500
      *if cost incurred is less than deposit, a refund will be issued. If the deposit balance falls below $200, and additional $500 will be requested to cover any future engineering review fee. If the deposit account has a negative balance, no extension of time request will be granted, or permits issued until the account is paid in full.
   Penalties for Late Payments of Sewer Bills
      Total accrued penalty, together with the total accrued penalty under the General Trash Collection Ordinance [Chapter 20, Part 1], shall not exceed:
         Residential Account
$500 per dwelling
         Commercial, industrial and school accounts
$3,000 per account
   Sewer Rentals (User Fees)
      Residential
         Minimum sewer rental
$60 per month
         Annual sewer rental
$720
      Commercial, Industrial and School
         Minimum sewer rental (up to 4,333 gallons per month)
$180 per quarter
         Fee over 4,333 gallons
$13.39 per 1,000 gallons (or part thereof)
SOLID WASTE
   Fees for the collection of trash and garbage
$10.20 per month
   Delinquent Accounts
      Total accrued penalty, together with the total accrued penalty under the Borough’s General Sewer Ordinance (the “Sewer Ordinance”) [Chapter 18], shall not exceed:
         Dwelling Unit
$500 per unit
         Commercial, industrial an school accounts
$3,000 per account
STREETS AND SIDEWALKS
   Application for Permit
$7.50 per square yard (or any portion thereof) with a minimum of $25
SUBDIVISION AND LAND DEVELOPMENT
   Filing fee, preliminary application
$20 plus $2 per lot
   Mobile home park license application fee
$25
   Mobile home removal permit fee
$2
ZONING
   Sign Permits
      Sign permit application fee
$15
   Certificate of Occupancy
      Application fee
$5
   Fees
      Application fee for special exception, variance, other appeal or curative amendment
$650 per application
 
(Res. 2012-03, 12/4/2012)