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The Building Official may, after review and consideration of any application as above required, issue a permit to an applicant.  Any such permit issued shall be to plant trees in strict compliance with terms and provisions of this chapter.  A copy of the application and plan or drawing as finally approved by the Building Official shall be kept on file in the office of the Building Official.  All such permits shall be issued upon the express condition that they may be revoked at any time by the Building Official and that all trees planted pursuant to said permit may be removed by the City without liability to any person or property for such removal. Further, no such permit shall be issued until the applicant shall have executed and filed with the Building Official an indemnification agreement whereby said applicant agrees to save and hold harmless the City from any and all liability for damage or injury to person or property proximately caused by trees planted, moved or removed pursuant to said permit. All street trees shall be planted within 120 days after approval unless an extension is requested in writing by the applicant and approved by the Building Official.  An extension of one year can be granted for good reasons.  If the 120 days elapses, a new permit with fee shall be required to plant street trees.  The fee for a permit required by this section shall be as set by Resolution of the City Council and shall be paid prior to application approval.