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Permit Fees

New Fee Structure for Permit Review Process

Fees effective August 1, 2019

FEE NAME STANDARD EXPEDITED UNIT
FIRE HYDRANT FLOW TESTS AND HYDRANT USE PERMITS
Fire hydrant flow test      
Field test $300 n/a each
Computer model $200 n/a each
Recent test record available $125 n/a each
Letter in lieu of hydrant flow test $125 n/a each
Fire hydrant use (transitioning to on-line application process)
Permit fee $75 n/a each
3” fire hydrant meter deposit per rental $1,600 n/a each
3” fire hydrant meter rental < 15 days $75 n/a flat rate
3” fire hydrant meter rental = > 15 days $5 n/a per day
3” fire hydrant meter with backflow preventer deposit $2,200 n/a flat rate
3” fire hydrant meter with backflow preventer rental < 15 days $150 n/a flat rate
3” fire hydrant meter with backflow preventer rental = > 15 days $10 n/a per day
5/8” fire hydrant meter with backflow preventer deposit $700 n/a flat rate
5/8” fire hydrant meter with backflow preventer rental < 15 days $75 n/a flat rate
5/8” fire hydrant meter with backflow preventer rental = > 15 days $5 n/a per day
Estimated water use from the hydrant usage based n/a ccf
Private fire hydrant flush $81 n/a each
LARGE PLAN REVIEWS – NON-RESIDENTIAL WITH DOMESTIC WATER SERVICE 3” OR LARGER
Base plan submission fee (administrative) $140 n/a each
Rejected plan resubmission fee (administrative) $75 n/a each
Large plan basic permit review fee (up to 4 metered connections) $10,000 $17,400 each
Large plan basic permit review fee (> 4 metered connections) $40,000* $69,600* total
Large sheet and shoring $6,500 $11,300 each
Large water meter size reduction plan $3,300 $5,800 each
Large renovation no new water/sewer work Project Documnet signoff only $400 $700 each
Large Approved plan revision (for any reason) $1,000 $1,750 each
Water and sewer availability letter (large) $500 $880 each
Large foundation to grade - Large Commercial $1,000 n/a each
Sanitary or combined sewer connection only = > 8” in diameter $4,500 $7,800 each
Storm sewer connection only - greater than 15” in diameter $4,500 $7,800 each
Fire service only greater than 2” in diameter $4,500 $7,800 each
Raze / utility release letter no abandonments $330 $580 each
Raze / utility release letter with abandonments $700 $1,200 each
Temporary water connections $3,300 $5,800 each
Delayed abandonment waiver request $500 $880 each
*Plus a fee determined on a per project basis
SMALL PLAN REVIEWS – DOMESTIC WATER SERVICE 2” OR SMALLER
Residential (SFU and townhouses subject to the International Residential Code)
Base plan submission fee pending n/a each
Rejected plan resubmission fee pending n/a each
Single family residential units (up to 50 metered connections) $700 $1,200 each
Townhouses (up to 50 metered connections) $700 $1,200 each
More than 50 SFU or townhouses (for units 51 and above) $350 $600 each
Approved plan revision (complete resubmition required) none none none
Raze / utility release letter no abandonments $330 $580 each
Raze / utility release letter with abandonments $700 $1,200 each
Small sheet and shoring $1,000 $1,750 each
Water and sewer availability letter (small) $125 $215 each
Small renovation no new water/sewer work Project Documnet signoff only pending pending each
Non-residential, domestic water service tap 2” or less subject to the International Building Code
Base plan submission fee $0 pending each
Rejected plan resubmission fee $0 pending each
Small non-residential basic review fee (up to 4 metered connections) $3,300 $5,800 each
Small non-residential basic review fee (> 4 metered connections) $13,200* $23,200* total
Small hybrid (domestic water 2” or less, separate fire service greater that 2”) non-residential basic review fee (up to 4 metered connections) $5,000 $8,700 each
Small hybrid (domestic water 2” or less, separate fire service greater that 2”) non-residential basic review fee (more than 4 metered connections) $20,000* $34,800* total
Non-residential sanitary or combined sewer connection only 6” or less in diameter $700 $1,200 each
Non-residential storm sewer connection only - less than 15” in diameter $700 $1,200 each
Non-residential fire service only greater than 2” $4,500 $7,800 each
Approved plan revision (for any reason) none none none
Raze / utility release letter no abandonments $330 $580 each
Raze / utility release letter with abandonments $700 $1,200 each
Sheet and shoring $1,000 $1,750 each
Water and sewer availability letter $125 $215 each
Alteration / repair project dox signoff only $0 pending pending
*Plus a fee determined on a per project basis
MISCELLANEOUS FEES
Large plan excessive submission review (in excess of 4 submissions) $2,400 $4,200 each
Small non-residential plan excessive submission review (in excess of 4 submissions) $600 $1,050 each
Residential plan excessive submission review (in excess of 4 submissions) $360 $630 each
Request for information (RFI) from the Permit Operations Department $30 $60 each
Request for as-built drawings (meeting at the Permit Operations Department) $90 $150 per hour
Water meter sizing computation (assistance in preparation provided at Permit Operations Department) $90 $150 per hour
Processing of easement covenant $1,000 $1,750 each
Processing of non-standard easement covenant $5,000 $8,750 each
One day design plan review and approval (velocity type program) $20,000* * each
*Plus a fee determined on a per project basis
AS BUILT FEES      
Small service connections (domestic water 2” or less)     total
Small residential service connections (water tap and sewer) SFU or TH $250 n/a per residence
Small non-residential service connections (water tap and sewer) $500 n/a per residence
Small non-residential with large fire service (hybrid) $750 n/a per residence
Large non-residential total
Domestic water service 3” or larger $750 n/a each
Sewer service 8” or larger $750 n/a each
Fire service 3” and larger $750 n/a each
New public water or sewer main total
First 20 to 100 LF of either water or sewer $2,500 n/a each
Each additional 200 LF of water line $2,000 n/a each
Each additional 400 LF of sewer line $2,000 n/a each
Any water line in excess of 24” in diameter *** n/a total
Any sewer line in excess of 60” in diameter *** n/a total
***Determined on a per project basis
PRETREATMENT PERMITS AND FEES
Industrial User (IU) Discharge Permits and Fees      
IU permit fee (new) $2,500 n/a each
IU permit fee (renewal) $700 n/a each
IU annual compliance fee – Significant or Non-Significant Categorical IU – 1 outfall
2 or more outfalls
$3,100
$4,300
n/a per year
IU annual compliance fee – Significant Non-Categorical IU – 1 outfall
2 or more outfalls
$3,100
$4,300
n/a per year
IU annual compliance fee – Non-Significant Non-Categorical IU – 1 outfall
2 or more outfalls
$700
$900
n/a per year
High Strength Waste Fee – Biochemical Oxygen Demand $0.135 n/a per lb
High Strength Waste Fee – Total Suspended Solids $0.263 n/a per lb
High Strength Waste Fee – Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen or Total Nitrogen $1.471 n/a per lb
High Strength Waste Fee – Total Phosphorus $4.524 n/a per lb
Fats, Oil and Grease (FOG) Facility Monthly Fee $13.70 n/a per month
Waste Hauler (WH) Permits and Fees
WH annual permit fee per vehicle $30 n/a each
WH disposal fee – high strength grease trap waste $0.07 n/a per gal
WH disposal fee – high strength septage waste $0.07 n/a per gal
WH disposal fee – domestic strength waste $0.003 n/a per gal
WH disposal fee – low strength waste $0.003 n/a per gal
* A custom fee could be created based on strength of the waste.