1315.02  BUILDING CONSTRUCTION, ADDITION OR ALTERATION FEES.
   (a)   All new buildings or structures or additions in residential one, two and three family dwellings:
 
(1)   One-family dwellings base fee
$100.00
(2)   Two and three-family dwellings, per dwelling
   unit base fee
$75.00
(3)   Also, all new construction in residential one,
   two and three family dwellings to pay a
   usable floor area fee, per square foot
   in all stories including basement and
   garage areas
$.05
   (b)   Residential buildings, one, two and three family dwellings, alterations and/or repairs:
 
(1)   Initial fee
25.00
(2)   Also, all affected usable floor area fee, per
   square foot in all stories
  .02
   (c)   Residential buildings, accessory detached:
 
(1)   Garages and stables:
   A.   Initial fee
25.00
   B.   Also, per square foot of floor area
  .02
(2)   Utility building, exclusive of any utilities - initial fee
25.00
(3)   Fence
25.00
   (d)   Buildings, structures, and additions as regulated by OBC:
 
(1)   Base fee per permit
200.00
(2)   Also, per square foot of floor area
   (single tenant)   
    .075
(3)   Shell construction only per sq. ft. (multiple tenant)
    .0375
(4)   Tenant buildout in new construction per sq. ft.
    .0375
   (e)   Business or industrial building, alterations, repairs,
         or tenant change as regulated by OBC:
 
(1)   Initial fee
200.00
(2)   Also, per square foot of floor area affected
    .0375
 
(f)   Greenhouse, private, not in excess of 260 square feet
25.00
(g)   Greenhouse in excess of 260 square feet:
   (1)   Initial fee
50.00
   (2)   Also, for each square foot of floor
      surface or fraction thereof
  .025
   (3)   Quonset hut-type structure with utilities -
      initial fee
50.00
   Also, for each square foot of floor surface
  .025
   (h)   Storage tanks, not including septic tanks:
      Gallon Capacity
 
(1)   2,000 or less
$15.00
(2)   2,001 through 12,000   
25.00
(3)   12,001 through 20,000
35.00
(4)   20,001 through 50,000
50.00
(5)   50,001 through 100,000
75.00
(6)   Over 100,000
100.00
   (i)   Swimming pool fees:
 
(1)   Above-ground pools 48" deep and over and spas
25.00
(2)   Inground swimming pool or any other artificially
   created body of water   
50.00
   (j)   Temporary structures
 
(1)   Initial fee
25.00
(2)   Each additional structure
10.00
   (k)   Examination of plans by Board of Building and Zoning Appeals:
      Except for appeals under Chapter 1317, the following fees shall be charged when it is necessary for the Board of Building and Zoning Appeals to review plans, types of material or construction or other areas within their jurisdiction and are in addition to any other permit fee set forth in this chapter:
 
(1)   For one-family, two or three-family dwellings
25.00
(2)   For other buildings
50.00
(3)   Mailing fee/letters and public notices
25.00
(4)   Property maintenance appeal   
10.00
(5)   For additions to any buildings:
   A.   Minimum fee   
10.00
   B.   For each square foot of usable floor area, calculated from outside measurements   
  .025
   (l)   Fees for examination of plans and specifications by Building Department and/or City Architect: The following fees shall be charged in addition to any other fees set forth in this chapter:
      (1)   New construction including additions:
   A.   1.   One, two and three-family dwellings
50.00
      2.   Also, all new construction in residential one, two and three family dwellings to    pay a usable floor area fee, per square foot in all stories including basement and garage areas
  .02
      3.   Accessory structures or appurtenances thereto (sheds, decks, patios, etc.)
5.00
   B.   1.   Four units or more, multiple-family, office, commercial, industrial and/or all construction governed by the OBC
150.00
      2.   Also, per sq. ft. of floor area (single tenant)   
    .10
      3.   Shell construction only per sq. ft. (multiple tenant)
    .05
      4.   Tenant buildout in new construction Per sq. ft.
    .05
(2)   Alterations, repairs or change of use.
   A.   1.   One, two and three-family dwellings
25.00
      2.   Also, all affected usable floor area fee, per sq. ft. in all stories
    .01
      3.   Accessory structures or appurtenances thereto   
5.00
   B.   1.   Four units or more, multiple-family, office, commercial, industrial and/or all construction governed by the OBC
150.00
      2.   For each  sq. ft.of the actual area affected by the alteration or change of occupancy which may extend beyond the limits of constructions
    .05
 
(3)   Automatic Fire Suppression Systems
   A.   Four units or more, multiple-family,
      office, commercial, industrial and/or
      all construction governed by the OBC
150.00
   B.   For each square foot of the actual area
      affected by the construction, alteration,
      or change of occupancy which may
      extend beyond the limits of construction
    .050
(4)   Fire Alarm Systems.
   A.   Four units or more, multiple-family,
      office, commercial, industrial and/or
      all construction governed by the OBC
150.00
   B.   Also, per device
    5.00
 
(5)   Kitchen Exhaust Hoods and Related Fire
   Suppression Systems as governed by the
   OBC, per hour
110.00
(6)   Fees in subsections (l)(1) and (2) hereof are for the first examination of plans including addendums to the approval or the correction letter.  Should a resubmission of plans be required, the fee for re-examination shall be based on an hourly rate or portion thereof
110.00
(7)   The fee for preliminary plan examination, if requested in writing by the applicant, shall be based on an hourly rate or portion thereof
110.00
(8)   Landscaping fees: Addition to or replacement  of existing landscaping:
   Residential (per lot)
5.00
   Commercial, industrial per lot or occupant   
25.00
 
(9)   Additional penalty fees:
   A.   Where work is begun without first obtaining a permit and paying the fee as indicated above, the applicant for a permit shall be charged a fee of triple the amount of the fee indicated in this section
   B.   Reinspection of same item
50.00
   C.   Inspection call and appearance of inspector on property and work not ready
50.00
   D.   Work covered without inspection
100.00
            (Ord. 2004-70.  Passed 6-3-04; Ord. 2007-120.  Passed 7-5-07;
            Ord. 2012-8.  Passed 2-2-12; Ord. 2012-42.  Passed 4-5-12; Ord. 2013-63.  Passed 4-4-13; Ord. 2020-149.  Passed 2-18-21; Ord. 2020-151.  Passed 12-17-20.)