(a)   Following the approval of grades and locations, as provided in Section 905.04, the Director of Engineering shall issue a proper permit for the work applied for by the owner or authorizing agent.
   The permit fee for new sidewalk construction shall be fifty dollars ($50.00) per lot or parcel and shall be fifteen dollars ($15.00) for removal and replacement of existing walks.  The applicant shall pay such fee to the City prior to commencement of such work.
   (b)   The fee required by subsection (a) hereof shall be paid at the time the permit is issued and delivered to the applicant, irrespective of when the application for such permit is made.  Sidewalk maintenance and repairs by the City shall not require a permit.
(Ord. 2001-5.  Passed 3-1-01.)