Fees
Ordinance No. 20199242019/2020

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 11.05 OF
THE GENERAL CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE TOWN OF SHEBOYGAN, SHEBOYGAN COUNTY, WISCONSIN, ESTABLISHING FEES AND CHARGES

WHEREAS, the Town Board does hereby find and determine that the fees being imposed by the Town bear a reasonable relationship to the service for which the fee is imposed as required by Wis. Stat. § 66.0628.

NOW, THEREFORE, the Town Board of the Town of Sheboygan does hereby resolve and ordain as follows:

Section 1.Repealing and Recreating Code. Section 11.05 regarding fees and charges of the Ordinances of the Town of Sheboygan, is hereby repealed and recreated to read as follows:

"11.05 Fees and Charges.

The following fees shall be charged for permits or licenses unless otherwise set forth in this Ordinance or under the laws of the State of Wisconsin or ordinances of Sheboygan County. All fees set forth hereunder are annual fees unless otherwise indicated:

(1)Lost or destroyed license or permit ....................................$ 50.00
(2)Class "A" Malt Beverage..................................................... $155.00
(3)Class "B" Malt Beverage .................................................... $100.00
(4)One-Year Bartender or Operators License ………………... $50.00
(5)Replacement Bartender or Operators License .................   $10.00
(6)Background Check Fee .....................................................  $20.00
(7)Class A Liquor ...................................................................  $500.00
(8)Class B Liquor ...................................................................  $500.00
(9)Class B Beer (picnic) .........................................................  $25.00
(10)Reserve "Class B" - Initial Issuance Fee ...........................$10,000.00
(11)Temporary Operator License (see § 4.03)
                  [14 day non-profit] ..................................................$25.00
(12)Dog License (4.04)
(a)Female or un-neutered male ..............................................$20.00
(b)Neutered male or spayed female .......................................$10.00
(c)Late fee for licenses after March 31………………...............$20.00
(13)Transient Merchant Permit……………………………........$50.00
(14)Cigarette License............................................................. $100.00
(15)Park Shelter Reservation/Rental

Reservation/ Rental FeeRefundable Security DepositTotal Owed with Application
Residents100.0050.00$ 150.00
Non-residents200.0050.00$ 250.00

(16)Building Permit Fees [See Tables 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 attached]
(17)Public Records Fees [See § 1.05(2)]
(18)Razing Permit ....................................................................$50.00
(19)Street Opening [Actual cost; permit deposit required.] ......$750.00
 
(20)Fireworks ...........................................................................$50.00
(21)Approval of Survey Maps...................................................$200.00
(22)Title Reports (Special Assessment Letters) ......................$40.00
(23)Clearwater Inspections ..................................................... $50.00
(24)Subdivision Approval ........................................................ $500.00
(25)Rezoning .......................................................................... $500.00
(26)Conditional Use ................................................................ $500.00
(27)Variance ........................................................................... $500.00
(28)Parking Tickets.................................................................. $25.00-$100.00
(29)Photocopies [Color Per page] ........................................... $1.00
(30)Photocopies [Black and White Per page]...........................$. 50
(31)Driveway (Culvert) Permit Fee.......................................... $300.00
(32)Dumping (Fill) Permit Fee ..................................................$200.00
(33)Building Relocation Permit ................................................$150.00
       [Actual damage reimbursement deposit required]              $1,000.00
(34)Erosion Control Permit as Required by § 15.10 ................$300.00
(35)Stormwater Management Permit as Required by § 16.08  $300.00
(36)Insufficient Funds…………………………………………….. $50.00
(37)Large Wind Energy Permit (plus costs) .......................... ...$500.00
(38)Small Wind Energy Permit (plus costs) ..............................$500.00
(39)As-Built/Site Plan/Elevation review by Town Engineer…... $750.00
(40)Certified Survey Maps….................................................... $200.00
(41)Special Meeting Charge..................................................... $250.00
(42)Interest Charge. The Town shall charge interest at the rate of 1.5% percent per month, or any portion thereof, which is 18% percent per year, on any fees, charges, or other sums past due and owing to the Town of Sheboygan. Unpaid fees may be levied as special charges against the real property served pursuant to Wis. Stat. § 66.0628."

Section 2.Repealing Code. Any fees in the Town of Sheboygan Code of General Ordinances that are not consistent with this section are hereby repealed.

Section 3.Severability.Should any portion of this Ordinance be declared unconstitutional or invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the remainder shall not be affected.

Section 4.Effective Date. The herein Ordinance shall take effect upon enactment and published as required by law.

Enacted this 24th day of September, 2019.

TOWN OF SHEBOYGAN

By:
DANIEL W. HEIN, Chairperson
 
CERTIFICATE OF ENACTMENT

I hereby certify that the foregoing Ordinance was duly enacted by the Town Board of the Town of Sheboygan on the 24th day of September, 2019.

PEGGY FISCHER, Town Clerk

Date of Publication in the Sheboygan Press:

History
Amended 9-24-2019
Amended 8-21-2018
Amended 11-15-2016
Amended 6-21-2016
Amended 11-3-2015
Amended 5-19-2015
Amended 5-20-2014
Amended 11-21-2011
Amended 8-16-2011
Amended 6-21-2010
 
Table 1

BUILDING PERMIT FEES NEW HOME CONSTRUCTION

I.NEW ONE AND TWO-FAMILY DWELLINGS OF NOT MORE THAN 2000 SQUARE FEET:

(1)Administration Fee ............................................................................. $200.00
(2)Building Permit and Inspections ......................................................... $350.00
(3)HVAC Permit and Inspections ............................................................ $150.00
(4)Plumbing Permit and Inspections ....................................................... $300.00
(5)Electric Permit and Inspections .......................................................... $210.00
(6)Energy Worksheet Review ................................................................. $75.00
(7)Plan Review/WI Building Permit Seal/Occupancy Permit ...................$200.00
(8)Highway and Town Office [Erosion control and miscellaneous work.]  $500.00
(9)As-Built/Site Plan/Elevation review by Town Engineer ........................$750.00
(10)Sewer Connection Fee ......................................................................$2,000.00
(11)Driveway (Culvert) Permit Fee ...........................................................$300.00
(12)Reinspection Fee (to clear failed inspections) ...................................$138.00

II.PLUS: $20.00 per each 100 square feet of construction in excess of 2,000 square feet.

III."AS BUILT" SURVEY, ROAD AND DITCH INSPECTION DEPOSIT
A $3,000.00 refundable "as built" survey, road and ditch inspection deposit shall be collected at the time of building permit issuance. The "as built" survey and inspection deposit shall be refunded to applicant when an "as built" survey, road and ditch inspection as required by § 3.03(3) of the Town Code, has been approved by the Town Building Inspectors and Public Works Director or Engineer and placed on file with the Town Clerk's office and all inspections have been completed. In the event applicant fails to provide the required "as built" survey, road and ditch inspection within six (6) months of occupancy of the subject property, the Town may authorize its surveyor and/or engineer to prepare same and deduct the costs therefore from the "as built" survey, road and ditch inspection deposit. In addition, the Town may deduct all extra building inspection fees and costs required to complete the building inspection as required by this Code. The balance of said deposit, if any, shall be refunded to the applicant within sixty (60) days of the satisfactory completion of all building permit requirements.

Table 2 BUILDING PERMIT FEES
ALTERATIONS, REPAIRS, REMODELING WITH NO STRUCTURAL CHANGES, ROOF REPLACEMENT, SIDING, DOWNSPOUTS & GUTTERS, WINDOW AND DOOR REPLACEMENT
(no inspections required)

Permit required if cost/value exceeds $1,000

Building Permit Fee for alterations, repairs, remodeling with no structural changes, roof replacement, siding, downspouts & gutters, window and door replacement shall be a flat fee of:

Permit Fee ............................................................$75.00**
Electrical Permit (if applicable) Plumbing Permit (if applicable) HVAC Permit (If applicable)
 
**This permit fee is a per individually owned address fee for residential properties including condominiums. Apartment buildings, townhouses or multi-unit dwellings under one ownership shall be charged commercial permit fees.

Table 3 BUILDING PERMIT FEES
ADDITIONS, ALTERATIONS (REMODELING) AND REPAIRS WITH STRUCTURAL CHANGES, DECKS, FINISHING BASEMENTS, SHEDS, AND GARAGES
(inspections required)

Building Permit Fees for additions, alterations (remodeling) and repairs with structural changes including decks, basements, sheds and garages shall be the greater of the following:

(1)Administration Fee ................................................ $75.00
 (2)First $3,000 of Construction Cost ......................... $35.00
         Plus $15.00 for each additional $1,000.00 of construction cost
(3)Plus actual Inspection Costs Incurred by Town .....$35.00 per inspection
Building Permit Plan Review........................................$20.00
(4)Razing Permit (if applicable)...................................$50.00
(5)Reinsepction Fee (to clear failed inspection)..........$138.00
(6)Plumbing Permit (if applicable)
(7)Electrical Permit (if applicable)
(8)HVAC Permit (if applicable)

Table 4 BUILDING PERMIT FEES
FENCES AND SWIMMING POOLS

Building Permit Fees for fence shall be $75

Building Permit Fees for swimming pools shall be $10 per $1,000 of cost/valuation (minimum $75) and requires an electrical permit with a minimum of two electrical inspections at $35.00/inspection.

A Plumbing Permit is required for an in-ground pool.

If pool is intended to be a permanent structure a permit is required.

If pool is intended to be a temporary structure, to be removed seasonally, no permit is required.
 
Table 5

COMMERCIAL PLAN REVIEW AND PERMIT FEES
FOR ALL COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION INCLUDING APARTMENTS AND MULTI-FAMILY

The Town of Sheboygan adopts the State of Wisconsin Safety & Professional Services fees for Commerical Plan Review Fees for Buildings Located in Municipalities that Perform Inspections (Wis. Admin. Code § SPS Table 302.31-2). A form SBD-118, Application for Review – Buildings, HVAC, Fire and Components, is required for each commercial building project.

Table 6

COMMERCIAL BUILDING PERMIT FEES

Administration Fee............................$500
Erosion Control Fee .........................$500
Building Permit Fee.......................... $15 per $1,000 based on cost of project
Electrical Permit Fee.........................$15 per $1,000 based on cost of project
HVAC Permit Fee............................. $15 per $1,000 based on cost of project
Plumbing Permit Fee ........................$15 per $1,000 based on cost of project
Fire Alarm Inspection Fee.................$300 Fire Suppression System Fee$300

All Fees Payable to the Town of Sheboygan
Plan Review and Conditional Approval-allow 7 working days for Plan Review and Issuance of Conditional Permit approval after ALL necessary documents have been submitted.

EARLY START PERMITS
Early Start Permits will be granted for the moving of soils only, no excavation or utilities work, upon payment of a $500 early start permit.

Table 7

COMMERCIAL PLUMBING REVIEW & PERMIT FEES

The Town of Sheboygan adopts the State of Wisconsin Safety & Professional Services fees for Plumbing Plan Review Fees for Buildings Located in Municipalities that perform Inspections.

Wis. Admin. Code § SPS Tables 302.64-1, 382.20-2; & 302.64-2 are incorporated herein by reference.

All Fees Payable to the Town of Sheboygan

Plan Review and Conditional Approval-allow 7 working days for Plan Review and Issuance of Conditional Permit approval after ALL necessary documents have been submitted.

**SMALL COMMERCIAL PERMITS FOR ELECTRICAL AND PLUMBING REPAIRS WILL BE CHARGED AT THE RATE OF $75 ADMINISTRATION FEE PLUS $35 PER INSPECTION (as determined by the
inspectors).
 
ADDITIONAL BILLING
Reinspection (to clear failed inspection), extra or missed inspections.......... $138.00
Plus $15 per $1,000 based on cost of project
(this includes inspections that were scheduled and the inspector could not access the property, for whatever reason.)

EXPEDITED INSPECTIONS
In the event an owner or contractor requests an expedited inspection with less than the notice required by Wis. Admin Code § SPS 320.10 and the Town inspector is willing and able to accommodate the expedited request then the inspection may be done upon payment of an expedited inspection fee of $138.00.

NO STRUCTURES ARE ALLOWED TO BE BUILT WITHIN REQUIRED ZONING CODE SETBACK AREAS OR EASEMENT AREAS.


Table 8

PLUMBING PERMIT FOR TOWN OF SHEBOYGAN FALLS
CONNECTION TO TOWN OF SHEBOYGAN SANITARY DISTRCIT NO. 2 SANITARY SEWER

Connection Fee......... $2,000.00
Plumbing Permit and Inspections.....................$500.00


Table 9

ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING, HVAC PERMITS IF NOT SUBMITTED WITH A BUILDING PERMIT

Administration Fee ............................................$75.00
Plus $15 per $1,000 based on cost of project
Inspection Fee (minimum 2 at $35 each) ......... $70.00

NEW FACILITIES
Electrical, Plumbing, and HVAC permits are required for all new facilities in addition to Administration fee with additional $15.00 based on project cost and Inspection fees.

REPLACEMENT FACILITES
No permit fees or inspection fees are required for replacement facilities.

*Number of inspections to be determined by inspector.