(A)   There is established a fee schedule for building permits and other related matters. Fees required in this schedule are non-refundable, regardless of the outcome of the decision on any permit application.
   (B)   Purposely commencing construction without a permit or approval of Building Inspector or Planning and Development Services of Kenton County (PDS) shall automatically cause the permit fee due to double.
   (C)   All residential, commercial, and industrial inspection fees (including cellular towers, fire detection systems, etc.) shall be those set forth in the fee schedule of Planning and Development Services of Kenton County (PDS). The City of Elsmere hereby adopts by reference herein the schedule of fees adopted by PDS. PDS shall be permitted to adjust these fees on an annual basis, and the most current PDS fee schedule shall be automatically adopted and be applicable to all Elsmere building inspections.
('76 Code, § 30.06)  (Ord. 1039-1973, passed - - ; Am. Ord. 1197-1982, passed 7-13-82; Am. Ord. 1370-1992, passed 11-10-92; Am. Ord. 1637-2012, passed 8-14-12; Am. Ord. 1671-2013, passed 10-8-13; Am. Ord. 1698-2015, passed 5-12-15; Am. Ord. 1723-2016, passed 6-12- 16; Am. Ord. 1759-2018, passed 8-14-18; Am. Ord. 1768-2019, passed 2- 12-19)
   Zoning permit fees, see § 154.02