The following schedule of fees and charges shall be paid into the general fund of the city when any preliminary plat or plat of a proposed subdivision is tendered to the Planning Board, or any other board or agency. Each of the fees and charges provided herein shall be paid in advance and no action of the Planning Board or any other board or agency, shall be valid until the fee shall have been paid to the officer herein designated:
   (A)   The City Secretary, his deputies, and/or assistants shall calculate and collect the fees in accordance with the following schedule:
      (1)   Preliminary plats - $10 per plat, plus $1 per lot.
      (2)   Final plats - $20 per plat, plus $2 per lot.
      (3)   For approval of multiple dwelling areas, business, or industrial areas not subdivided into lots, both the preliminary and the final plat shall each carry a fee of $5 per acre in addition to the sums above mentioned for preliminary plats and final plats.
   (B)   These fees shall be charged on all plats, regardless of the action taken by the Planning Board or whether the plat is approved or denied.
   (C)   Advice and cooperation in the preparation of plats will be freely given by the City Engineer.
('68 Code, § 33-22) (Ord. 472, passed 12-18-56)