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Alarm System Permit
Alley/Street Permit
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Curb Cut Permit
Demolition Permit
Driveway Permit
Electrical Permit
Fence Permit
Food Service Permits
Mobile Home Permit
Outbuilding Permit
Plumbing Permit
Pool Permit
Sanitary Sewer Permit
Satellite Dish Permit
Sidewalk Permit
Storm Sewer Permit
Street/Alley Permit
Tree Trimming Permit
Water Tap Permit
Water Meter Installation
Zoning Permit
Zoning Fees
Zoning Variance


Commercial Building Fees

*All fees subject to 3% State Fee of total

  1. Plan Examination Fee: $200.00 per structure or addition, plus $4.00 for
    each one hundred (100) sq. ft. or fraction thereof, with the maximum per
    building being $2000.00. Plan examination is payable upon application
    for building permit and is non-refundable.
  2. Building Permit Fee: $250.00, plus $5.00 for each one hundred (100) sq. ft. or fraction thereof.
  3. Sprinkler Plan Examination Fee: $150.00 of sprinkled area, plus $3.20 per each one hundred (100) sq. ft. or fraction thereof.
  4. Sprinkler Installation Permit fee: $100.00
  5. Electrical Permit fees for commercial and industrial structures or uses shall be as follows:
    (a) New Construction -$75.00 minimum
    To 12,000 sq. ft. $.05 per sq. ft.
    12,001 and over $0.005 per sq. ft.
    Maximum fee: $2,000 plus 3% state tax
  6. Smoke and Fire Alarm Fees:
    1 through 5 stations $100.00
    6 through 20 stations $150.00
    over 20 stations $200.00
  7. Refrigeration Permit fees shall be as follows:
    Up to HP $10.00
    Up to to 1 HP $15.00
    Up to 1 HP to 5 HP $20.00
    Over 5 HP $50.00
  8. Warm air furnaces, boilers and combination heating and cooling
    units (gas or electric):

    Up to 100,000 BTU or 29,300 watts $100.00
    Up to 200,000 BTU or 58.6 KW $125.00
    Up to 300,000 BTU or 87.9 KW $150.00
    Over 300,000 BTU or 87.9 KW
    Add for each additional 100,000 BTU $ 25.00
  9. Electric Perimeter Radiant Heating:
    The fee for electric baseboard or radiant heating shall be based on
    the total wattage as set forth above.
  10. Heat Pumps:
    ton but not 1 ton $50.00
    1 ton but not 5 tons $60.00
    5 tons but not 10 tons $70.00
    Each additional 5 tons
    or fraction $25.00
  11. Air Conditioning Systems:
    All up to but not 5 tons $50.00
    Each additional 5 tons $10.00
  12. Ventilating systems:
    201 to 1,000 cfm $25.00
    1,001 to 5,000 cfm $35.00
    5,000 to 10,000 cfm $50.00
    Each additional 10,000 cfm $50.00
  13. Commercial alterations where
    unit not being changed:

    Per opening $10.00
  14. Steam or hot water heating plant fee:
    New installation, each boiler $100.00
    Replacement of boiler or units $ 50.00


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