[HISTORY: Adopted by the Common Council of the City of Fulton as Ch. A181 of the 1991 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Amended 5-15-2001 by L.L. No. 4-2001; 9-4-2001 by Ord. No. 8-2001; 1-21-2003; 2-4-2003; 5-20-2003 by L.L. No. 2-2003; 4-17-2007; 8-19-2008; 4-7-2009; 4-21-2009; 12-1-2009 by L.L. No. 6-2009; 1-19-2010; 4-6-2010]
The following schedule of fees, deposits, bonds and charges is hereby established with respect to licenses, permits and activities required or regulated under the provisions of various chapters of the Code of the City of Fulton. Applications for and the issuance of such licenses and permits are subject to the provisions of the specific chapter of the Code which is indicated for each type of license or permit. The business, activity or operation for which the license or permit is required is subject to all regulations set forth in the chapter to which reference is made and to all other applicable laws and regulations. These fees may be adopted or revised by resolutions adopted by the Common Council from time to time. The fees are subject to change, and the user may confirm the currently effective fee with the Clerk/Chamberlain's office.
Building permit fees shall be based on the cost of construction or other permit-related work.
[Amended 1-19-1999 by L.L. No. 1-1999; 7-23-2002 by L.L. No. 11-2002; 9-6-2005 by L.L. No. 3-2005; 3-3-1981 by Ord. No. 67-1; 4-4-1989 by Ord. No. 109; 12-17-1996 by Ord. No. 184; 7-5-2016]
Certificate fees shall be as follows:
[Amended 1-19-1999 by L.L. No. 1-1999; 2-9-1999 by L.L. No. 3-1999; 7-23-2002 by L.L. No. 11-2002; 9-6-2005 by L.L. No. 3-2005]
Definitions. As used in this section, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- CONSTRUCTION OR PERMIT-RELATED WORK
- To excavate, erect, construct, enlarge, alter, remodel, repair or demolish any building or structure or to install any mechanical equipment or system, such as, plumbing, heating, electrical, air-conditioning, ventilation, elevators/escalators, fire suppression or detection system; also, special structures, such as, but not limited to, swimming pools, signs and billboards, retaining walls, installation or removal of fuel tanks, television satellite dishes, decks, parking lots, wood stoves, fireplaces, handicapped ramps and changes in occupancy classifications.
[Adopted 9-7-2004, effective 10-1-2004]
Total water service charge (quarterly). Total Water Service Charge = Demand Charge + Usage Charge.
Demand charge (quarterly). Demand Charge = Base Unit Demand Rate x Equivalent Meter Ratio (EMR).
Base unit demand rate: $23 per quarter. (Water Rate Code 01) (Water Rate Codes 02, 08, 15, 21) (Water Rate Codes 03, 05, 07, 09, 10, 11, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20)
Usage charge (quarterly). Usage Charge = Base Unit Usage Rate x Metered Water Consumed (per quarter).
Base unit usage rate:
Water Rate Codes 02, 08, 15, 21: $2.26 per 1,000 gallons.
Metered water consumed: water consumed based on quarterly readings of meters, rounded down to the nearest 1,000 gallons.
The water connection fee (including meter installation by the City) shall be $40.
[Amended 5-2-2017 by L.L. No. 4-2017]
These new rates shall become effective October 1, 2004.
Charges to water haulers: $6/1,000 gallons FOB.
[Added 11-5-2014 by L.L. No. 6-2014]
Service charge established. The City Clerk/Chamberlain may impose a service charge of $20 on all checks returned for insufficient funds.
Collection; future payments. Such service charge shall be collected in the same manner prescribed by law for collection of the account for which the check was tendered. In addition, the City Clerk/Chamberlain may require future payments to be made in cash or by certified or cashier's check.