ORDINANCE 580

 

AN ORDINANCE TO ADOPT A FEE SCHEDULE FOR THE NORRIS MUNICIPAL CODE, TITLE 12, BUILDING, UTILITY, ETC. CODES, SCHEDULE OF CHARGES FOR PERMITS.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the City Council of the City of Norris, Tennessee as follows:

 

Section 1.  A Fee Schedule of Charges for Building, Plumbing, and Mechanical Permits is hereby adopted to read as follows:

 

            SCHEDULE OF CHARGES FOR PERMITS.  The following, except as hereinafter provided, shall be the schedule of charges for Building, Plumbing, and Mechanical permits furnished within the corporate limits of the City of Norris by said City, to wit:

 

PERMIT FEES:

 

$1,000 and less                       No fee, unless inspection is required, in which case a $15.00 fee for each inspection shall be charged.

 

$1,000 to $50,000                   $15.00 for the first $1,000 plus an additional $5.00 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof, to and including $50,000.00.

 

$50,000 to $100,000               $260.00 for the first $50,000 plus an additional $4.00 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof, to and including $100,000.00.

 

$100,000 to $500,000             $460.00 for the first $100,000 plus an additional $3.00 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof, to and including $500,000.00.

 

$500,000 and above                $1,660 for the first $100,000 plus an additional $2.00 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof, to and including $500,000.00.

  

 

MOVING FEE

For the moving of any building or structure, the fee shall be $100.00

 

DEMOLITION FEE

For the demolition of any building or structure, the fee shall be:

 

0 up to 100,000 cubic feet                  $50.00

100,000 cubic feet and over               $0.50 per 1000 cubic feet

 

PENALTIES

Where work for which a permit is required by this code is started or proceeded prior to obtaining said permit, the fees herein specified shall be doubled, but the payment of such double fee shall not relieve any persons from fully complying with the requirement of any applicable City Codes in the execution of the work nor from any other penalties described therein.

 

PLUMBING PERMIT FEES:

For issuing each permit                                                                                   $15.00

 

Plus the following:

For each plumbing fixture, floor drain, or trap

               (including water and drainage pipe)                                                $2.50

For each house sewer                                                                                      $5.00

For each house sewer having to be replaced or repaired                                $5.00

For each cess pool                                                                                           $5.00

For each septic tank and seepage pit or drain field                                        $5.00

For each water heater and/or vent                                                                  $2.50

For installation, alteration, or repair of water piping and/or water

                treatment equipment                                                                       $5.00

For repair or alteration of drainage of vent piping                                          $5.00

For vacuum breakers or backflow protective devices

                installed subsequent to the installation of the

                piping or equipment being served                                                  

                                                One to five:                                                     $2.50

                                                Over five, each:                                               $2.50

       

Section 2.   This Ordinance shall take effect fifteen (15) days after the passage thereof and be in force from and after its approval, the public welfare requiring it. 

 

  

Adopted First Reading   March 9, 2015    

 

Public Hearing Held       April 13, 2015

 

Adopted Second Reading   April 13, 2015