[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Englewood 2-16-2010 by Ord. No. 10-02. Amendments noted where applicable.]
All dollar amounts are annual unless otherwise indicated.
[Amended 4-3-2012 by Ord. No. 12-10]
[Amended 10-5-2010 by Ord. No. 10-32; 4-3-2012 by Ord. No. 12-10; 4-24-2012 by Ord. No. 12-14]
[Amended 6-22-2010 by Ord. No. 10-12; 4-3-2012 by Ord. No. 12-10]
[Amended 4-3-2012 by Ord. No. 12-10]
[Amended 6-14-2010 by Ord. No. 11-06; 4-3-2012 by Ord. No. 12-10; 4-24-2012 by Ord. No. 12-14; 2-25-2014 by Ord. No. 14-05]
[Amended 4-3-2012 by Ord. No. 12-10; 4-24-2012 by Ord. No. 12-14; 11-22-2016 by Ord. No. 16-15; 10-29-2019 by Ord. No. 19-13]
[Amended 6-14-2011 by Ord. No. 11-06; 4-3-2012 by Ord. No. 12-10; 9-17-2013 by Ord. No. 13-13; 3-18-2014 by Ord. No. 14-10; 8-12-2014 by Ord. No. 14-28; 4-21-2015 by Ord. No. 15-02; 11-20-2018 by Ord. No. 18-14]
Englewood residents that are eligible for the reduced or free lunch program will qualify for a discount of 40% on Englewood Recreation's football, track and field, basketball, and soccer program fees. Proper documentation of eligibility must be provided at registration.
Englewood residents with multiple children who do not qualify for the reduced or free lunch program will receive a discount of 15% on Englewood Recreation's football, track and field, basketball, and soccer program fees.
Additional programs are subject to fees set by the instructor/organization. These programs are not eligible for reduced fees unless the discounts are set by the instructor/organization.
All recreation fees are governed by the sliding fees schedule used by the Englewood Board of Education reduced or free lunch program.
The Sun Fun Day Camp discounted rate of $150 per week per child is available for those Englewood residents with multiple children who do not qualify for the reduced or free lunch program.
Nonresident fees equal the cost of the program plus 1/2 of the program cost.
The cost of replacement swim membership cards will be: $10 per individual; $5 per senior.
Englewood Recreation Department refund policy.
All refund requests must be sent directly to the Englewood Recreation Department at least one week prior to the start date of the program.
The processing fee of $10 will not be included in refunds when a program is not canceled.
There will be absolutely no refunds and/or transfer of funds after a program has ended.
Any exception to the Englewood Recreation Department refund policy is only at the discretion of the instructor and/or the Recreation Director.
[Amended 6-14-2011 by Ord. No. 11-06; 9-19-2017 by Ord. No. 17-10]
[Amended 4-3-2012 by Ord. No. 12-10; 4-24-2012 by Ord. No. 12-14]]
Exemptions. The following shall be exempt from the local construction permit fees:
Disabled persons. No person shall be charged a local construction permit fee for any construction, reconstruction, alteration, or improvement designed and undertaken solely to promote accessiblilty by disabled persons to an existing public or private structure or any of the facilities contained therein.
Environmental. No person shall be charged a local construction permit for any construction, reconstruction, alteration, or improvement designed and undertaken solely to install solar photovoltaic systems to promote reductions of emissions of greenhouse gasses.
Plan review. All fees required for plan review and the issuance of any permit or certificate shall be collected prior to the review or the issuance of the permit or certificate. Fees shall be computed in accordance with the requirements and standards set forth in the state uniform construction codes and in accordance with the following fee schedule, a copy of which shall be posted in the Central Permit Office.
Building subcode fees.
New construction permit fees shall be based upon the volume of the structure as computed in accordance with N.J.A.C. 5:23-4.18(c) promulgated under the Uniform Construction Code Act. The new construction permit fee shall be in the amount of $0.05 per cubic foot. The minimum fee for new construction shall be $500.
Renovations and alterations.
For the purpose of determining estimated cost, the applicant shall submit cost data as may be available from the architect or engineer of record, a recognized estimating firm, or a bona fide contractor's bid. The Construction Code Official shall make the final decision regarding estimated costs.
Permit fees for structure additions shall be computed on the same basis as for new construction for the portion to be added as computed in accordance with N.J.A.C. 5:23-4.18(c)(iii) promulgated under the Uniform Construction Code Act (N.J.S.A. 52:27D-119 et seq.). The minimum fee for additions shall be $500.
The fee for a permit for the moving of one building from one lot to another or to another location on the same lot shall be in the amount of $100 per $1,000 of the estimated cost of moving plus the estimated cost of new foundations and all work necessary to place the building in its completed condition in the new location.
The fee for a permit to construct signs shall be as follows:
Roof signs and billboards: $4 per square foot; minimum fee of $200.
All other signs requiring a permit pursuant to the uniform construction codes shall be as follows:
The fee for double-faced signs shall be computed on the basis of one side only. In the event the surface area of the sides is unequal, the larger side shall be used for the purpose of computing the fee.
The fees charged for a certificate of occupancy, certificate of continuing occupancy and certificate of zoning compliance shall be as follows:
The fee for a certificate of continuing occupancy shall be in accordance with the following schedule. In addition to the following fees, in the event a third inspection reveals previously noticed violations which remain unabated, an additional inspection fee equal to the fee for a certificate of continuing occupancy/rental occupancy shall be charged for such third inspection and each additional inspection performed until the violations are abated.
The fee for a certificate of occupancy granted pursuant to new construction, alterations, additions, and repairs shall be 10% of the fee charged for the construction permit, provided that there shall be a minimum fee of $40 and a maximum fee of $100.
The fee for a certificate of zoning compliance shall be as follows :
The fee to be charged for the reinstatement of a lapsed permit shall be 25% of the initial permit fee, provided that such application for reinstatement is made within one year from the date the initial permit lapsed. Thereafter, the fee for the reinstatement of a lapsed permit shall be 100% of the initial permit fee.
In addition to any other fee set forth herein, there shall be charged a State of New Jersey training fee in an amount of $0.00334 per cubic foot of volume, which shall be charged to all new construction and additions to existing structures. Such fees shall be forwarded to the Bureau of Housing Inspection, Department of Community Affairs, pursuant to regulations adopted by the Commissioner of the Department of Community Affairs [N.J.A.C. 5:23-4.19(b)].
For development applications for one-family dwellings involving "C" variances and for building permits not requiring Planning Board or Board of Adjustment approval, the applicant shall establish an escrow in the amount of $150 for the engineering offices and $150 for the Health Department for costs incurred in plan review and inspection purposes from which time shall be charged back at the rate of $70 per hour. If the aggregate amount of such costs exceeds the deposits for costs, the applicant shall, on demand, pay the amount of such excess. If the aggregate amount of such costs shall be less than the deposit for costs, the excess shall be refunded to the applicant.
Lead hazard abatement with certificate of clearance: $145.
Asbestos abatement with administrative certificate: $160.
Plumbing subcode fees.
The fee shall be in the amount of $75 per first fixture and $25 per each additional fixture, except as limited in Subsection C(2) below. For the purpose of computing this fee, fixtures or stacks shall include lavatories, kitchen sinks, urinals, water closets, bathtubs, shower stalls, laundry tubs, floor drains, drinking fountains, dishwashers, garbage disposals, clothes washers, vent stacks, roof drains or similar devices.
The fee shall be in the amount of $100 per special device for grease traps, oil separators, sewer ejectors, and sewer pumps.
Other plumbing fees shall be as follows:
Electrical subcode fees.