ZONING PERMITS/APPLICATIONS TO ZONING HEARING BOARD

$ 40.00

NOTE: Supplemental and final fees applicable to all applications:

1. All such reasonable legal, engineering and consulting fees associated with the Borough’s review, inspection, re-inspection and evaluation of any and all plans and documents submitted to the Borough in association with any application.

2. Any and all county, state, or federal fees or charges to the Borough associated with the application.

Variances, appeals, special exception, conditional uses, zoning amendments or other hearings requiring Zoning Hearing Board or Borough Council action.

$ 1,000.00

(Public notice and overhead costs, plus stenographic fee. Any balance will be refunded to the applicant. Applicant will pay any expenses above fee.)

NOTE: Supplemental and final fees applicable to all applications:

1. Actual costs of advertising of any associated hearing.

2. Stenographer appearance fee – shared equally by the Borough and the applicant. The cost of the original transcript shall be paid by the Borough if the transcript is ordered by the Borough or shall be paid by the person appealing from the decision of the Borough if such appeal is made. The cost of additional copies shall be paid by the person requesting such copies. In other cases, the party requesting the original transcript shall bear the cost thereof.

3. All such reasonable legal, engineering and consulting fees associated with the Borough’s review, inspection, re-inspection and evaluation of any and all plans and comments submitted to the Borough in association with any application.

4. Any and all county, state or federal fees or charges to the Borough associated with application.

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LAND DEVELOPMENT

Land Development Reviews

$ 300.00 per application plus $ 0.50 per square foot of building. In addition to the previous fees listed, a deposit fee of $1,000.00 will be held in escrow to pay for the following services if incurred by the Borough as noted. Any unused balance will be returned to the applicant, or a balance due and payable to the Borough will be required prior to issuance of any permits.

NOTE: Supplemental and final fees applicable to all applications:

1. Actual costs of advertising of any associated hearing.

2. Stenographer appearance fee – shared equally by the Borough and the applicant. The cost of the original transcript shall be paid by the Borough if the transcript is ordered by the Borough or shall be paid by the person appealing from the decision of the Borough if such appeal is made. The cost of additional copies shall be paid by the person requesting such copies. In other cases, the party requesting the original transcript shall bear the cost thereof.

3. All such reasonable legal, engineering and consulting fees associated with the Borough’s review, inspection, re-inspection and evaluation of any and all plans and documents submitted to the Borough in association with any preliminary or final application. In the case of subdivisions and land developments, the application fee and per lot administration fee shall be paid only at the time of preliminary plan application. The applicant shall also pay to the Borough the initial per lot/development review fee at the time of preliminary application. This fee shall be held in escrow by the Borough and shall be used to pay all review costs. Should the costs exceed the initial review fee collected, the applicant shall pay to the Borough all costs in excess of the initial fee collected prior to the Borough granting any approval. Should the review costs be less than the initial fee collected, the balance shall be returned to the applicant.

4. Any and all county, state, or federal fees or charges to the Borough associated with the application.

SUBDIVISION

 

Subdivision Reviews

Minor subdivision (less than 5 lots along an existing public road):

$ 100.00 plus $25.00 per lot

Major subdivision (5 or more lots or any project proposing public roads):

$ 200.00 plus $25.00 per lot. In addition to the previous fees listed, a deposit fee of $1,000.00 will be held in escrow to pay for the following services if incurred by the Borough as noted. Any unused balance will be returned to the applicant, or a balance due and payable to the Borough will be required prior to issuance of any permits.
 

NOTE: Supplemental and final fees applicable to all applications:

1. Actual costs of advertising of any associated hearing.

2. Stenographer appearance fee – shared equally by the Borough and the applicant. The cost of the original transcript shall be paid by the Borough if the transcript is ordered by the Borough or shall be paid by the person appealing from the decision of the Borough if such appeal is made. The cost of additional copies shall be paid by the person requesting such copies. In other cases, the party requesting the original transcript shall bear the cost thereof.

3. All such reasonable legal, engineering and consulting fees associated with the Borough’s review, inspection, re-inspection and evaluation of any and all plans and documents submitted to the Borough in association with any preliminary or final application. In the case of subdivisions and land developments, the application fee and per lot administration fee shall be paid only at the time of preliminary plan application. The applicant shall also pay to the Borough the initial per lot/development review fee at the time of preliminary application. This fee shall be held in escrow by the Borough and shall be used to pay all review costs. Should the costs exceed the initial review fee collected, the applicant shall pay to the Borough all costs in excess of the initial fee collected prior to the Borough granting any approval. Should the review costs be less than the initial fee collected, the balance shall be returned to the applicant.

4. Any and all county, state, or federal fees or charges to the Borough associated with the application.

BUILDING PERMITS

 
BUILDING PERMIT - RESIDENTIAL

$75.00 for an above ground pool.

 

$150.00 for an in ground pool.

Sign Permit

$ 50.00 (permanent signs allowable under the zoning ordinance)

Occupancy Permit

No Fee

MISCELLANEOUS PERMITS

 

$25.00 plus $450.00 security deposit that will be returned after work is properly completed. - Prior to moving in, driveway must be paved from the road to the road side of the sidewalk.

$25.00 – Prior to moving in, driveway must be paved from the road to the road side of the sidewalk.

The dumpster is not to obstruct pedestrian or vehicular traffic. The dumpster is not to be used for customary household trash, food waste, or hazardous materials. 

Day – By Foot - $5.00; By Vehicle - $10.00

Month – By Foot - $30.00; By Vehicle - $60.00

Year – By Foot - $50.00; By Vehicle - $100.00

Permit to trim or remove right-of-way trees. 

See Fee Schedule on application for permit.