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Per City Council Resolution No. 05-07-13-09 (PDF) approved on July 13, 2005, the review and inspection of grading plans with less than 500 cubic yards of cut or fill (whichever is greater) shall be on a time and materials basis. An initial deposit of $500.00 and an administrative fee of $98 is due at the time of plan check submittal and a final inspection deposit of $350.00 is due at the time of permit issuance. The time is charged against the deposit and any additional fees are due at the time comments are returned or at permit issuance, whichever comes first.

Grading and Excavation LESS THAN 500 cubic yards.

Plan Check Amount

Yardage

Initial Deposit

Additional Charges

Less than 500

$500

Time and Materials

Inspection Amount

Yardage

Initial Deposit

Additional Charges

Less than 500

$350

Time and Materials

For grading plans with 500 cubic yards or greater of cut or fill (whichever is greater), the fee schedule included within City Council Resolution No. 98-01-13-05 shall apply for both grading and improvements (see below).

Grading and Excavation 500 CUBIC YARDS OR GREATER

Plan Check Amount

Yardage

Base Amount

Volume in Cubic yards (yds3) (or fraction of yds3)

Exceeding Cubic Yards of

500 to 1,000 cu. yds.

$350 + $55

100

100

1,000 to 10,000 cu. yds.

$845 + $35

1,000

1,000

10,000 to 100,000 cu. yds.

$1,160 + $78

10,000

10,000

Over 100,000 cu. yds.

$1,862 + $74

10,000

100,000

Inspection Amount

Yardage

Base Amount

Volume in Cubic yards (yds3) (or fraction of yds3)

Exceeding Cubic Yards of

500 to 1,000 cu. yds.

$350 + $55

100

100

1,000 to 10,000 cu. yds.

$845 + $55

1,000

1,000

10,000 to 100,000 cu. yds.

$1,340 + $204

10,000

10,000

Over 100,000 cu. yds.

$3,176 + 135

10,000

100,000

On-Site Drainage Improvement 

Plan Check Amount

130 percent times amount calculated for inspection.



Inspection Permit Amount

Valuation

Base Amount

Amount/$1,000 Valuation or Fraction of $1,000

Exceeding Valuation of

$1 -$ 1,000

$13

$1,000 -25,000

13

+ $14/1,000

$ 1,000

$25,000 -50,000

345

+ $10/1,000

$25,000

$50,000 - 200,000

597

+ $8/1,000

$50,000

$200,000 - 1,000,000

$1,731

+ $5/1,000

$200,000

Over $1,000,000

$4,763

+ $ /1,000

$1,000,000



Preliminary Grading Permit Conversion 

50 percent of original plan check and permit fee plus the cost of any additional work not covered by original fees.

Additional Services

Preinspection Fee

$50

Reinspection Fee (See UBC 94, Sect. 108.8)

Hourly Rate

Investigation Fee:

 

Record Search Only

$22 plus copy costs

Complete Investigation

$140 plus copy costs

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