§ 38.01 FEE SCHEDULE.
Publisher's Note: This Section has been AMENDED by new legislation (Ord. 3305, adopted 7-11-2023). The text of the amendment will be incorporated below when the ordinance is codified.
Code Ch./Sec.
Use, Service or Product
Fee
Special Provisions
Ord. No.
Date Passed
Code Ch./Sec.
Use, Service or Product
Fee
Special Provisions
Ord. No.
Date Passed
ANIMALS
Redemption of any impounded animal
$25 on the first occasion that the dog or cat is so impounded; a fee of $50 for the second such time; and a fee of $100 for the third such redemption; and $100 for each additional occasion during a 12-month period
2706
8-9-2006
BUILDING PERMITS
Annual boat dock inspection
$20
2656
12-14-2004
Demolition
$30
Any structure or part of
2656
12-14-2004
Electric upgrade
$20
2656
12-14-2004
Fences
$10
Over 3-1/2 feet tall
2656
12-14-2004
Handicap ramp, decks, portable storage units, accessory structures (shed over 2,00 square feet), car ports, boat docks
$30
Not including storage building; refer to “new construction, non- inhabitable space”
2656
12-14-2004
Mobile home and/or pad
$30
Only in approved mobile home court
2656
12-14-2004
New construction, commercial
2656
12-14-2004
   (a) Up to the first 5,000 square feet
$0.15 per square foot
   (b) After the first 5,000 square feet
$0.10 per square foot
New construction, residential
2656
12-14-2004
   (a) For habitable space
$0.20 per square foot
   (b) For non-habitable space, porch, unfinished basements, decks, garages (attached)
$0.15 per square foot
Patios
$30
2656
12-14-2004
Pools (3 feet + deep, inflatable type not required permit)
$20
Pools over 2 feet deep require a fence and must comply with accessory structure rules
2656
12-14-2004
Remodeling
Any type of work inside with structure, drywall, different size windows or doors, electric
2656
12-14-2004
   (a) Under $500 in cost
$10
All remodeling must meet current codes
   (b) $500 to $1,000
$15
   (c) $1,000 to $5,000
$25
   (d) Over $5,000
$30, plus $0.07 for each square foot remodeled
Shoreline work, seawall, rip-rap
$50
Governor’s Bond Lake
2656
12-14-2004
Signs (new, relocating, changing name requires a permit)
$0.30 per square foot
Whether single- or double-sided
2656
12-14-2004
Unattached garage
$30
2656
12-14-2004
BUSINESS GENERALLY
Bed and breakfast establishments; permit application fee
$50
Renewal application is $50
2988
10-9-2012
Billiards and pool halls
$25
Per each table
789
6-11-1974
Coin-operated amusement devices
$25
Per each machine
789, 2257
6-11-1974, 9-10-1991
Junk dealers
$50 annually
Those not maintaining a store or yard in the city shall pay $15 per vehicle used
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- -
Peddlers
$5 for each person, $1 for each additional day
$10 maximum annual fee
2082
8-12-1986
Solicitors
$5
2273
7-14-1992
Taxicabs; driver’s licenses
$3 for the first year, $1 per year renewal fee
-
- -
Taxicabs; vehicles
$10 per vehicle
-
- -
Tobacco retailers
$100 per location
2991
11-13-2012
CEMETERIES
Grave opening
$50
Plus the actual cost of the Cemetery Sexton or grave opener
789, 2124, 2301, 2408
6-11-1974, 2-9-1988, 1-12-1993, 6-11-1996
Lots
$250 per grave lot
789, 2124, 2301, 2408
6-11-1974, 2-9-1988, 1-12-1993, 6-11-1996
ELECTRICITY
Electricity usage, consumption
2970
5-8-2012
   (a) For the first 2,000 kilowatt-hours used or consumed in a month
$0.610 per kilowatt-hour
   (b) For the next 48,000 kilowatt-hours used or consumed in a month
$0.400 per kilowatt-hour
   (c) For the next 50,000 kilowatt-hours used or consumed in a month
$0.360 per kilowatt-hour
   (d) For the next 400,000 kilowatt-hours used or consumed in a month
$0.350 per kilowatt-hour
   (e) For the next 500,000 kilowatt-hours used or consumed in a month
$0.340 per kilowatt-hour
   (f) For the next 2,000,000 kilowatt- hours used or consumed in a month
$0.320 per kilowatt-hour
   (g) For the next 2,000,000 kilowatt- hours used or consumed in a month
$0.315 per kilowatt-hour
   (h) For the next 5,000,000 kilowatt- hours used or consumed in a month
$0.310 per kilowatt-hour
   (i) For the next 10,000,000 kilowatt- hours used or consumed in a month
$0.305 per kilowatt-hour
   (j) For all electricity used or consumed in excess of 20,000,000 kilowatt-hours in a month
$0.300 per kilowatt-hour
EXCAVATION
In and use of parkway or street
When a permit is issued a deposit equal to current market rate per square foot of sidewalk, plus 15% markup, and the current market rate per square foot, plus 15% markup, of roadway or fractional part thereof, but not less than ten feet, for the frontage of the portion of the street, alley, sidewalk or parkway to be obstructed, excavated or crossed or the length of the excavation, whichever is greatest, shall be made to the city. Such deposit, less a fee of $20 for issuance of the permit, shall be returned upon restoration of the street, alley, sidewalk or parkway to a condition equally as good as before obstruction or crossing. The cost of any repair or restoration, if done by the city, shall be paid out of such deposit and only the balance returned to the applicant.
3017
8-13-2013
FIRE PROTECTION
Size of Fire Protection Service Connection
Meter Location Inside City
Meter Location Outside City
931, 2255, 2312, 2388, 2497, 2903
4-11-1978, 8-28-1991, 5-11-1993, 11-14-1995, 7-13-1999, 5-10-2011
   (a) 3-inch or less diameter
$5
$10
   (b) 4-inch to 6-inch diameter
$10
$20
   (c) 8-inch or larger diameter
$50
$100
GAS
Gas distribution, supplying, furnishing, selling
5% of the gross receipts therefrom
2970
5-8-2012
LAKES AND RESERVOIRS
Buildings and structures; permit
$20 per year
2054, 2642, 2658, 2736
6-11-1985, 6-8-2004, 12-14-2004, 4-10-2007
Sewage disposal installation and the like; permit
$30
2054, 2736
6-11-1985, 4-10-2007
Shoreline alteration; permit
$50
2123, 2736
2-9-1988, 4-10-2007
Trapping permit
$10
2221, 2254, 2352, 2736
5-8-1990, 8-28-1991, 9-13-1994, 4-10-2007
LIQUOR CONTROL
Class A license (package) license
$750
2810, 2818, 2836, 2870, 2874, 2896, 2899, 2906, 2909, 2912, 2926, 2967, 2976, 2978, 2981, 2999, 3015, 3033, 3045, 3046, 3048
1-13-2009, 2-10-2009, 8-11-2009, 7-13-2010, 8-12-2010, 2-8-2011, 4-12-2011, 6-14-2011, 7-12-2011, 8-11-2011, 2-14-2012, 4-24-2012, 7-10-2012, 7-10-2012, 8-14-2012, 1-8-2013, 7-9-2013, 1-14-2014, 7-8-2014, 7-8-2014, 8-12-2014
Class B license (service station/convenience store)
$600
2810, 2818, 2836, 2870, 2874, 2896, 2899, 2906, 2909, 2912, 2926, 2967, 2976, 2978, 2981, 2999, 3015, 3033, 3045, 3046, 3048
1-13-2009, 2-10-2009, 8-11-2009, 7-13-2010, 8-12-2010, 2-8-2011, 4-12-2011, 6-14-2011, 7-12-2011, 8-11-2011, 2-14-2012, 4-24-2012, 7-10-2012, 7-10-2012, 8-14-2012, 1-8-2013, 7-9-2013, 1-14-2014, 7-8-2014, 7-8-2014, 8-12-2014
Class C license (grocery and other retail)
$600
2810, 2818, 2836, 2870, 2874, 2896, 2899, 2906, 2909, 2912, 2926, 2967, 2976, 2978, 2981, 2999, 3015, 3033, 3045, 3046, 3048
1-13-2009, 2-10-2009, 8-11-2009, 7-13-2010, 8-12-2010, 2-8-2011, 4-12-2011, 6-14-2011, 7-12-2011, 8-11-2011, 2-14-2012, 4-24-2012, 7-10-2012, 7-10-2012, 8-14-2012, 1-8-2013, 7-9-2013, 1-14-2014, 7-8-2014, 7-8-2014, 8-12-2014
Class D license (restaurant)
$600
2810, 2818, 2836, 2870, 2874, 2896, 2899, 2906, 2909, 2912, 2926, 2967, 2976, 2978, 2981, 2999, 3015, 3033, 3045, 3046, 3048
1-13-2009, 2-10-2009, 8-11-2009, 7-13-2010, 8-12-2010, 2-8-2011, 4-12-2011, 6-14-2011, 7-12-2011, 8-11-2011, 2-14-2012, 4-24-2012, 7-10-2012, 7-10-2012, 8-14-2012, 1-8-2013, 7-9-2013, 1-14-2014, 7-8-2014, 7-8-2014, 8-12-2014
Class E license (banquet facility)
$100
2810, 2818, 2836, 2870, 2874, 2896, 2899, 2906, 2909, 2912, 2926, 2967, 2976, 2978, 2981, 2999, 3015, 3033, 3045, 3046, 3048
1-13-2009, 2-10-2009, 8-11-2009, 7-13-2010, 8-12-2010, 2-8-2011, 4-12-2011, 6-14-2011, 7-12-2011, 8-11-2011, 2-14-2012, 4-24-2012, 7-10-2012, 7-10-2012, 8-14-2012, 1-8-2013, 7-9-2013, 1-14-2014, 7-8-2014, 7-8-2014, 8-12-2014
Class F license (bowling alley)
$300
2810, 2818, 2836, 2870, 2874, 2896, 2899, 2906, 2909, 2912, 2926, 2967, 2976, 2978, 2981, 2999, 3015, 3033, 3045, 3046, 3048
1-13-2009, 2-10-2009, 8-11-2009, 7-13-2010, 8-12-2010, 2-8-2011, 4-12-2011, 6-14-2011, 7-12-2011, 8-11-2011, 2-14-2012, 4-24-2012, 7-10-2012, 7-10-2012, 8-14-2012, 1-8-2013, 7-9-2013, 1-14-2014, 7-8-2014, 7-8-2014, 8-12-2014
Class G license (special event retailer)
$50/event
2810, 2818, 2836, 2870, 2874, 2896, 2899, 2906, 2909, 2912, 2926, 2967, 2976, 2978, 2981, 2999, 3015, 3033, 3045, 3046, 3048, 3065, 3066, 3068
1-13-2009, 2-10-2009, 8-11-2009, 7-13-2010, 8-12-2010, 2-8-2011, 4-12-2011, 6-14-2011, 7-12-2011, 8-11-2011, 2-14-2012, 4-24-2012, 7-10-2012, 7-10-2012, 8-14-2012, 1-8-2013, 7-9-2013, 1-14-2014, 7-8-2014, 7-8-2014, 8-12-2014, 7-14-2015, 7-14-2015, 8-11-2015
Class H license (club)
$300
2810, 2818, 2836, 2870, 2874, 2896, 2899, 2906, 2909, 2912, 2926, 2967, 2976, 2978, 2981, 2999, 3015, 3033, 3045, 3046, 3048
1-13-2009, 2-10-2009, 8-11-2009, 7-13-2010, 8-12-2010, 2-8-2011, 4-12-2011, 6-14-2011, 7-12-2011, 8-11-2011, 2-14-2012, 4-24-2012, 7-10-2012, 7-10-2012, 8-14-2012, 1-8-2013, 7-9-2013, 1-14-2014, 7-8-2014, 7-8-2014, 8-12-2014
OFFICIAL DOCUMENTS
City’s municipal code book, per copy
$100
Except for code books used by public officials of the city; public officials of the county; and members of city boards and commissions
2222
6-12-1990
Each subscription to the city’s municipal code book changes
$75 annually
Except for changes provided to: public officials of the city; public officials of the county; members of city boards and commissions; any news medium that has filed an annual request for notices of meetings pursuant to 5 ILCS 120/2.02
2222
6-12-1990
Individual pages of the city’s municipal code or other copyable city documents
$0.25 per page copied
2222
6-12-1990
Petition for pre-annexation agreement, zoning variance, special or conditional use, or zoning change
$25
2222
6-12-1990
WATER AND SEWER
Altered, tampered with, by-passed meter
$200
931, 2255, 2312, 2388, 2497, 2903
4-11-1978, 8-28-1991, 5-11-1993, 11-14-1995, 7-13-1999, 5-10-2011
Building sewer permits and inspection
$150 for residential, $300 for commercial or industrial
1068
10-14-1980
Grease trap sludge collection, transportation license
$25
2365
1-10-1995
Private sewage disposal permit; permit and inspection
$5
1068
10-14-1980
Renting residential or commercial property, deposits
$100
951, 1138, 2321
4-8-1986, 4-13-1982, 10-12-1993
Service calls
$10 within city limits, $20 outside city limits, $30 off- hours
1018, 2182, 2252
12-11-1979, 6-13-1989, 8-13-1991
Water purchased at the coin-operated pay station
$1 per 144 gallons
931, 2255, 2312, 2388, 2497, 2903
4-11-1978, 8-28-1991, 5-11-1993, 11-14-1995, 7-13-1999, 5-10-2011
Water reconnection fee
$200
2433
4-8-1997
In City Water Service
In City Sewer Service
931, 2255, 2312, 2388, 2497, 2903
4-11-1978, 8-28-1991, 5-11-1993, 11-14-1995, 7-13-1999, 5-10-2011
   (a) 2,000 gallons or less
$14
$10.94
   (b) Next 8,000 gallons
$6.65/1,000 gallons
$6.19/1,000 gallons
   (c) Next 20,000 gallons
$5.90/1,000 gallons
$6.19/1,000 gallons
   (d) Next 30,000 gallons
$5.52/1,000 gallons
$6.19/1,000 gallons
Out of City Rate Water Service
Out of City Rate Sewer Service
931, 2255, 2312, 2388, 2497, 2903
4-11-1978, 8-28-1991, 5-11-1993, 11-14-1995, 7-13-1999, 5-10-2011
   (a) 2,000 gallons or less
$28
$21.88 per 1,000 gallons
   (b) Next 8,000 gallons
$13.29/1,000 gallons
$12.37/1,000 gallons
   (c) Next 20,000 gallons
$11.78/1,000 gallons
$12.37/1,000 gallons
   (d) Next 30,000 gallons
$11.03/1,000 gallons
$12.37/1,000 gallons
SEWER TAP CHARGES
Water
Sewer
1039, 2252, 2182, 2371
4-8-1980, 8-13-1991, 6-13-1989, 4-11-1995
   (a) 3/4-inch
$300
$300
   (b) 1-inch
$400
$400
   (c) 1-1/2-inch
$500
$500
   (d) 2-inch
$600
$600
   (e) 4-inch
$800
$800
   (f) 6-inch or larger
$1,000
$1,000
   (g) Tap on fees for multi-family housing (a structure with two or more units)
$200 per unit for water service and $200 per unit for sewer service
Plus the cost of meters, parts, materials, piping and street borings; charges for said taps, excepting the cost of meters, parts, materials, piping and street borings, shall be $400 per unit for water service and $400 per unit for sewer service outside the city limits
1039, 2252, 2182, 2371
4-8-1980, 8-13-1991, 6-13-1989, 4-11-1995