All of the application fees contained in § 157.007 shall be accompanied by a sum equivalent to the cost of all advertising required by law. No permit or certificate shall be issued and no inspection, public notice or other action relative to zoning, petitions for changes in zoning, or appeals shall be instituted until after the fees, costs and charges have been paid. When, in accordance with the provisions of this section, a fee is paid and application is filed, there shall be no return or rebate of any funds so received, regardless of the town’s determination in the matter involved. All fees, costs and charges shall be, upon collection, deposited in the General Fund of the town.
(2000 Code, § 66-8)  (Ord. 84-03, passed 11-27-1984; Ord. 75-01, passed 7-14-1975)