15.00 BUILDING PERMIT FEES.
   The following fees are determined for a building permit, based on the valuation.  The building inspector shall have the right to verify or correct the estimated cost of any building, structure, alteration or addition:
15.01.  BUILDING PERMIT FEES
RESIDENTIAL - The valuation of a residential building will be based on cost per square foot.
   Basements, decks, sun rooms and garages - $12.00/square foot
   Second Story, finished basements, 3 season rooms - $30.00/square foot
   First Floor   - $54.00/square foot   
   Accessory Buildings up to 120 square feet a permit is not required.
   Accessory ‘buildings 120 square feet and over-the valuation and fee will be the same as a garage.
COMMERCIAL/INDUSTRIAL.
   The fees will be based on valuation of the project that will be obtained from the contractor's cost to complete the work.
PLAN CHECKING FEES.
   The plan checking fee of 65% of the valuation fee of the building when completed could be applied if required by the building inspector.
In addition to the building permit fee a permit fee is required for all sub-contractors.
   Plumbing
   Electrical
   Heating and Air Conditioning
   Other fees added to the building permit when applicable.
   Sewer Connection      Title C, Chapter 2, Section 7.00
   Water Connection      Resolution 23-77W and 165-92W
   Electrical         Resolution 184-E
RE-ROOF OR RESIDING OF EXISTING BUILDING: The following permit fee schedule shall apply to any residential structure.
   Re-roof building less than 864 sq. ft. floor space – $18.00
   Re-roof building more than 864 sq. ft. floor space – $30.00      
   Re-siding building less than 864 sq. ft. floor space – $54.00      
   Re-siding building more than 864 sq. ft. floor space - $60.00
TOTAL VALUATION         FEES
$1.00 TO $500.00            $18.00
$501.00 TO $2,000.00         $18.00 for the first  $500.00,
                  plus $2.50 for each additional
                  $100.00 or fraction thereof, to
                  and including $2,000.00
$2001.00 TO $25,000.00         $54.00 for the first $2,000.00,
                  plus $11.00 for each additional
                  $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to
                  and including $25,000.00
$25,001.00 TO $50,000.00         $302.00 for the first $25,000.00,
                  plus $7.80 for each additional
                  $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to
                  and including $50,000.00
$50,001.00 TO $100,000.00      $498.00 for the first $50,000.00,
                  plus $5.40 for each additional
                  $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to
                  and including $100,000.00
$100,001.00 TO $500,000.00      $768.00 for the first $100,000.00,
                  plus $4.20 for each additional
                  $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to
                  and including $500,000.00
$500,001.00 TO $l,000,000.00      $2,448.00 for the first
                  $500,000.00, plus $3.60 for each
                  additional $1,000.00 or fraction
                  thereof, to and including
                  $1,000,000.00
$1,000,001.00 and up            $4,248.00 for the first
                  $1,000,000.00 plus $2.40 for each
                  additional $1,000.00 or fraction
                  thereof.
Other Inspections and Fees:
   (1)  Inspections outside normal business hours (minimum charge, two (2) hours),per hour - $36.00
   (2)  Reinspection fees assessed per hour - $36.00
   (3)  Inspections for which no fee is specifically indicated ( minimum charge, one-half hour), per hour - $36.00
   (4)  Additional plan review required by changes, additions or revisions to approve plans (minimum charge, one half hour), per hour - $36.00
   (5)  Work Commencing before permit issuance.  Any person who commences work requiring a permit on a building, structure, electrical, gas, mechanical or plumbing system before obtaining the necessary permits shall be subject to a fee in addition to the normal permit fee.  Such fee shall be equal to twice the normal permit fee, but shall be no less than $25 or more than $100.
Unsatisfactory and/or re-inspection.  If the work does not pass inspection, the permit holder shall be notified in writing or in person.  The work shall be corrected and re-inspected.  If extra inspection or additional trips for inspections are necessary due to inaccurate information or faulty construction thirty dollars ($30.00) shall be made and collected for each extra inspection or re-inspection.
(5)  Work Commencing before permit issuance.  Any person who commences work requiring a permit on a building, structure, electrical, gas, mechanical or plumbing system before obtaining the necessary permits shall be subject to a fee in addition to the normal permit fee.  Such fee shall be equal to twice the normal permit fee, but shall be no less than $25 or more than $100.
 
(6) Moving of building (per day)
$29.00 plus expenses of police and utility crews
(7) Demolition of structures
$29.00
(8) Fences (with the exception of agricultural)
$12.00
(9) Renewal or extension of any permit
One half of original permit fee and in no event less than $18.00
(10) Signs
$30.00
(11) Satellite
$30.00
(12) Sidewalks and Driveways
$12.00
 
15.02  MECHANICAL PERMIT FEES (Heating and Air).
 
up to $200.00  valuation
$12.00
$201.00 - $1,000.00 valuation
$19.00
$1,001.00 valuation and up
$19.00 plus 1% of balance over $1,000.00
 
15.03  PLUMBING PERMIT FEES.
 
Up to $500.00
$12.00
$501.00 to $4,000.00
$12.00 plus 1 ½% over $500.00
$4,001.00 and up
$75.00 plus 1% over $4,000.00
 
15.04  ELECTRICAL PERMIT FEES.
Commercial & Remodel:
 
$1,000.00 and less
$18.00
$1,001.00 to and including
$18.00 plus 1% of
$300,000.00
balance over $1,000.00
$300,001.00 and greater
$3,606.00 plus 1/2% of balance over $300,000.00
 
15.05  HOUSING CODE FEES.
   Fees for registration of residential rental units shall be $20.00 every two years with each unit requiring separate registration regardless of being located in a structure with other units. 
(Ord. 2017-10, passed 9-18-2017)