Fee Schedule


Property Tax Rate: $0.43/$100 of Assessed Valuation Miscellaneous

Copies (B&W): $0.10 per page

Copies (Color): $0.25 per page

Faxes Sent: $1.00 per page

Faxes Received: $0.10 per page

Documents: Actual Cost

Returned Check Fee: $25.00 (per event) Privilege Licenses

Repealed March 8, 2007 Water Rates


Water Access Fee: $14.35

Water Rate (per 1,000 gallons): $4.95

Meter Set: $50.00

Meter Tap: $900.00


Water Access Fee – 1st Line: $92.25

Water Access Fee – 2nd Line: $225.50

Water Rate (per 1,000 gallons): $4.95

Meter Set: $50.00

Meter Tap: $1,500.00

Other Fees

Reconnection Fee: $100.00

Water Service Transfer Fee: $25.00

Late Fee: 5% per month on past due balances

Sewer Rates

Determined by the Metropolitan Sewerage District Fee Schedule Building Permits and Inspection Fees

Non-Residential Permits

New Construction or Renovation (up to $1,000,000 in Valuation): $300.00; or $10.00 per $1,000.00 gross construction value; whichever is greater

New Construction or Renovation (over $1,000,000 in Valuation): 0.30% of each additional $1,000,000 or value or portion thereof

Engineering Services Review Fee: $75.00 per hour

Non-Residential Electrical, Mechanical & Plumbing Inspection Fees

Per Inspection, Per Trade Discipline: $100.00

Other (Non-Residential)

Modular Offices: $250.00

Day Care Centers: $80.00 per trade discipline

ABC License: $80.00 per trade discipline

Certificate of Occupancy: $150.00

Residential Construction Permits (New)

Site-Built Homes: Fees based on Estimated Construction Cost x 0.006

Covered Heated Areas: $132.00 per sq. ft.

Covered Unheated Areas: $60.00 per sq. ft.

Porches, Decks, Patios, etc.: $44.00 per sq. ft.

Concrete Slabs, Walks, Drives, etc.: $4.00 per sq. ft.

Manufactured Homes: $88.00 per sq. ft.

Residential Construction Permits

$0 – $999.99: $30.00

$1,000 – $1,999.99: $40.00

$2,000 – $4,999.99: $50.00

$5,000 or more: Actual Cost of Construction x 0.006 or $50.00, whichever is greater

Residential Electrical, Mechanical & Plumbing Inspection Fees

Per Inspection, Per Trade Discipline: $100.00

Mechanical Appliance Change Out: $100.00

LP Gas Piping/System (per inspection required): $75.00

Residential Certificate of Occupancy Fee: $60.00

Miscellaneous Inspection & Administration Fees

Demolition Permit: $100.00

Driveway Permit: $100.00

Fire Inspection: $100.00

Grading Permit: $150.00

Homeowners Recovery Fee: $10.00

Re-Inspection Fee: $100.00

Residential Retaining Walls (<48″ unbalanced backfill): $100.00

Engineered Retaining Walls (>48″ unbalanced backfill or commercial projects): $300.00 Minimum Fee or 0.006 x Project Cost (including design work), whichever is greater

Work Performed Without Building and Zoning Permits: Double Permit Fee Right-of-Way Permit Fees


Minimum: $50.00<25 square feet

Normal Fee: $2.00 per square foot

Maximum: $2,500.00

Full Width Overlay (Master Permit – must be requested at time of cut application): $50.00

Street/Sidewalk/Dirt Cut Permit Length: 10 working days (excluding weather delays)

Additional Re-Inspections: $50.00 each

Additional Re-Inspections for Warranty Work: $50.00 each


Failure to obtain permit: $50.00 per day

Exceeding time (past 10 working days): $50.00 per day


30-Day Extensions (must be requested prior to permit expiration): No Charge Planning/Zoning

Board of Adjustment Fees

Appeals or Interpretations: $50.00

Rezoning Requests: $200.00

Variance Applications: $350.00

Zoning Ordinance Amendment Applications: $50.00

Permit Fees

Zoning Permit: $35.00

Conditional Use Permit: $300.00

Subdivision Plat Review Fees

Minor Subdivision: $50.00

Major Subdivision: $100.00

Sign Permit Fees

Free-Standing Signs: $25.00

Wall Signs: $20.00

Projection Signs: $20.00

Suspended Signs: $10.00

Home Occupation Signs: $10.00

Other Permits

Wireless Communications Facility – Plan Review Fee: $500.00

Wireless Communications Facility – Intermodulation Study: $500.00

Stormwater Permit: $400.00 per acre, or portion thereof, for total disturbed acreage equal to or exceeding 12,000 square feet. Below 12,000 square feet disturbed area, a $100 flat rate shall be applied to all development and qualified redevelopment requiring a permit as described in the Stormwater Management Ordinance

Base Application Fee for Development in a Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA): $100.00

Fire Permits (Operational or Construction): $25.00 Sanitation

Back Door Collection – Three Months: $95.00

Back Door Collection – Annual: $175.00

Special Pick Up: $25.00 minimum

ETJ Collection Rate: $300.00 annually

Mattress Disposal Fee: $5 per item

Leaf Collection Fee (outside normal collection period): $25.00

Brush/Yard Waste Collection Fee (over 3 cubic yards): $25.00 per each additional 3 cubic yards

Town Seal Imprinted Bags (Blue and Green): $1.00 per bag

Police Department

Parking Fines

Overtime Parking: $2.00

Illegal Parking: $30.00

Handicap Parking (Unauthorized): $75.00

Late Fee for Parking Fines: Additional $10.00 if not paid within 15 days

Immobilization Fees: $20.00

Town Ordinance Violation Fees

First Offense: Verbal Warning

Second Offense: $250.00

Third and Subsequent Offenses: $500.00

Life Safety Code Violations: $100.00

Non-Conforming Sign Violations: $50.00 if not removed within 15 days

All fees are subject to change at any time with approval by the Board of Commisioners

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