Fees

The building permit fee is based on the estimated cost of the project as per the schedule (PDF) as approved by the Common Council.

Additional fees that may apply include:

  • building permit seal (state requirement)
    • $33.00 per unit for new one- and two-family residence
  • sewer connection [Municipal Code § 198-10.E(6)]
    • $1,450.00 per equivalent unit
  • open space/park [Municipal Code § 181-22 A & D]
    • $822.00 per residential dwelling unit
    • $1,050.00 per commercial/industrial development under 9,999 sq ft
    • $1,575.00 per commercial/industrial development 10,000 to 24,999 sq ft
    • $2,100.00 per commercial/industrial development over 25,000 sq ft
  • water connection charge
  • erosion control fee [Municipal Code § 106-20.G.]
    • $150.00 for one- and two-family residential units
  • grading permit [Municipal Code § 106-20.G.]
    • $250.00 for multiple family/commercial/industrial development less than 5 acres
    • $500.00 for multiple family/commercial/industrial development for 5 acres plus