FEES

 

A.      ZONING CERTIFICATE FEE SCHEDULE

 

            1.         Residential Uses:

 

                        a.         Single-family Dwelling - Sixty (60) dollars plus six (.06) cents per  square foot of                                          outside dimensions for each floor of  the structure.

                        b.         Two-family Dwelling - Seventy-five (75) dollars plus six (.06) cents

                                    per square foot of outside dimensions for each floor of the structure.

                        c.         Accessory buildings, additions or modifications of more than ten                                                                      (10) square feet – thirty (30) dollars plus six (.06) cents per sq. ft. of

                                    outside dimensions for each floor of the structure.

                        d.         Swimming Pools - Forty (40) dollars.

 

                        e.         Decks - Forty (40) dollars.

 

            2.         Multifamily, commercial or industrial structures and/or accessory  buildings or additions                          – a minimum of one hundred twenty-five (125) dollars  plus six (.06) cents per square                                foot of outside dimensions for each floor of the structure plus one (.01) cent per sq. ft. for                          any structure over 10,000 sq. ft.

            3.         Manufactured Home Park - Three hundred (300) dollars for first ten (10);

                        Twenty-five (25) dollars for each additional unit.

            4.         Recreational, institutional, governmental, and miscellaneous structures and/or accessory                           buildings or additions - a minimum of one hundred (100)  dollars plus six (.06) cents per                           square foot of area within the outside dimensions of  the foundation.

            5.         Signs:

 

                        a.         Signs advertising a business or service other than a home occupation being

                                    operated on the premises -  Less than 50 square feet – Forty (40) dollars.

 

                        b.          Signs advertising a home occupation – Thirty (30) Dollars.

 

                        c.         Outdoor advertising signs (billboards) pertaining to businesses, services

                                    and/or activities not carried on upon the premises upon which sign is

                                    located:

  •  Less than 50 square feet – Fifty (50) dollars.

  •  50 square feet but less than 100 square feet – One  hundred fifty (150) dollars.

  • 100 square feet but less than 200 square feet – Two hundred (200) dollars.

  • 200 square feet but less than 400 square feet – Three hundred (300) dollars.

  • 400 square feet and larger – Four hundred (400) dollars.

            6.         Filing application to the Board of Zoning Appeals – The fee for a variance or conditional                             use permit shall be three hundred (300) dollars.

 

                        a)  When the Board of Zoning Appeals finds it necessary to maintain a strict record of                                        public hearing procedure, or when the Board of  Zoning Appeals will deem it                                                  necessary to cause special studies to be made, the applicant shall bear all direct and                                    related costs deemed necessary by the Board. Applicant shall be responsible for all                                      mailing fees and any additional costs incurred in the event of re-advertisement

                              and re-notification.

 

            7.         Filing application to the Zoning Commission for a zone change or amendment shall be                                three hundred (300) dollars.

 

                         a)   When the Zoning Commission finds it necessary to maintain a strict  record of public                                  hearing procedure, or when the Zoning Commission will deem it necessary to cause                                    special studies to be made, the applicant shall  bear all direct and related costs                                              deemed necessary by the Commission.  Applicant shall be responsible for all mailing                                  fees and any additional costs  incurred in the event of re-advertisement and re-                                              notification.

            8.         Land Use (storage, etc.) not otherwise covered in this fee schedule shall be

                        two hundred (200) dollars.

           

            9.         Conditional Use Permits not listed shall be fifty (50) dollars annually.

                        (2016 February 11, Res# 16-065)

 

            10.       Subdividing parcels/lots - Approval/signing fee shall be twenty (20)

                        dollars.

           

            11.       Junk Yard – The fee shall be five hundred (500) dollars plus fifty (50)

                        dollars per acre.

                        Renewals:  Two hundred fifty (250) dollars plus forty (40) dollars

                        per acre annually.

 

            12.       Dumps and Landfills – The fee shall be one thousand two hundred fifty

                        (1,250) dollars plus fifty (50) dollars per acre.

                        Renewals:  Eight hundred (800) dollars plus fifty (50) dollars per

                        acre annually.

 

            13.       Strip Mining – The fee shall be four hundred (400) dollars plus

                        fifty (50) dollars per acre annually.

                        Renewals:  Two hundred (200) dollars plus forty (40) dollars per acre

                        annually.

 

            14.       Outdoor Wood-Burning Furnaces – The fee is fifty (50) dollars as set

                        set by the Nimishillen Township Board of Trustees.  

 

            15.       Small Wind Energy Systems – The fee is one hundred (100) dollars as

                        set by the Nimishillen Township Board of Trustees.  

 

B.      SECTION 1301.5 – FEES AND FAILURE TO OBTAIN PERMIT

 

            a.         Fees:

                        Zoning Certificate Fees shall be set by resolution by the Board of Trustees,

                        which may be modified from time to time.  All fees will be rounded to the

                        lowest dollar amount.

           

            b.         Failure to obtain permit before construction or use has commenced

                        The zoning certificate required herein shall be obtained BEFORE any location

                        erection, construction, reconstruction, enlargement, or structural alteration is

                        commenced.   Any zoning certificate issued in conflict with the provisions of

                        this resolution shall be null and void.  Where construction is commenced prior

                        to obtaining a zoning certificate, the zoning inspector shall notify the property

                        owner of the need to obtain a zoning certificate.  If an application is not filed

                        within ten (10) days of such notice, an additional fee shall be charged.  This fee

                        can be set by resolution by the Board of Trustees, which may be modified from

                        time to time.

C.      SECTION 1302.2 – PENALTIES AND ENFORCEMENT

           

            a.         Penalties:

                        Any person violating any provisions of this resolution or supplements

                        or amendments thereof shall be fined not more than one hundred

                        twenty five (125) dollars per offense.  Each day of continuation of a

                        violation of this resolution shall be deemed a separate offense.  This

                        shall be in addition to all other remedies which are provided by law.

 

D.      ZONING RESOLUTION – Twelve (12) dollars each plus three (3) dollars

            mailing fee.