§ 157-10 Fire Facilities Development Fee.
   (A)   Definitions.
      FIRE FACILITIES.  A public facility, including but not limited to fire stations, fire equipment, fire vehicles and all appurtenances for fire stations. FIRE FACILITIES do not include vehicles or equipment used to provide administrative services, or helicopters or airplanes, and do not include any facility used for training firefighters from more than one station or substation.
      FIRE FACILITIES DEVELOPMENT FEE.  A development fee imposed to offset the impacts of new development on fire facilities set forth in the Infrastructure Improvements Plan, subject to the limitations set forth in this chapter.
   (B)     Service area.  There are hereby established two service areas for fire facilities development fees as follows:
      (1)   North Service Area:  All lands within the City of Yuma located north of and including 56th Street; and
      (2)   South Service Area:  All lands within the City of Yuma located south of 56th Street.
   (C)   Applicability and appropriation of development fees.  Fire facilities fees shall be assessed against both residential and non-residential development as further provided in this chapter. Fire facilities development fees may be appropriated for public facilities included in the Infrastructure Improvements Plan.
   (D)   Fire facilities development fee schedule for residential development in the North Service Area.
 
Development Type
Fee Per Dwelling Unit
Single-Family
$324
Multi-Family
$226
All Other Housing
$188
 
   (E)   Fire facilities development fee schedule for residential development in the North Service Area.
 
Development Type
Fee Per Square Foot
Commercial/retail
$0.52
Office/Institutional
$0.86
Industrial
$0.60
Hotel (per room)
$114.00
 
(Ord. O2005-74, passed 9-7-05; Ord. O2007-28, passed 5-16-07; Ord. O2012-06, passed 3-21-12; Ord. O2019-019, passed 5-15-19)