CENTER TOWNSHIP

BUTLER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA

Effective January 1, 2018

Text Box: *Any additional engineering fees and/or professional services that are incurred by the Township will be the responsibility of the applicant/property owner 

Administrative/Application and Review fees are non-refundable unless otherwise noted.  Applicant is responsible to reimburse the Township for any costs incurred by the Township beyond the fees listed herein.

UNIFORM CONSTRUCTION CODE (UCC) BUILDING PERMITS:

Non-Residential Application

Change of Use/Occupancy Level 1 Alteration

Change of Use/Occupancy Level 2 & 3 Alteration

UCC Training Fee

Building Permit Renewal

Building Permit Fee Refund

Building Plan Review /Application

Single Family Dwelling

Single Family Addition

Accessory Structure

Zoning Review all UCC Structures

Building Inspection

Footing Environment/Foundation

Concrete Under Slab/Floor

Framing

Building Final

Electrical Inspection

Rough-In

Underground

Electrical Building Final

Panelboard Inspection

Swimming Pool

Plumbing Inspection

Rough-In

Underground

Plumbing Building Final

Mechanical Inspection

Rough-In

Underground

Mechanical Building Final

Energy Inspection

Energy Final

Special Inspection

Inspection

Fire Protection Inspection

All Fire Suppression Systems

All Fire Alarm Systems                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

15% of Third Party Inspection Fees

$100.00

15% of Third party Inspection Fees

$4.50

25% of original fee

75% of original fee

 

$150.00

$100.00

$75.00

$40.00

 

$150.00

$75.00

$75.00

$75.00

 

$75.00

$75.00

$75.00

$75.00

$125.00

 

$75.00

$75.00

$75.00

 

$75.00

$75.00

$75.00

 

$75.00

 

15% of Third party Inspection Fees

 

$200.00

$150.00

ALL INSPECTION FEES ARE BASED ON 2,500 SF STRUCTURE. STRUCTURES EXCEDDING 2,500 SF ADDITIONAL $.50 PER SF WILL BE APPLIED   

 

 

NON-UCC/ZONING  PERMIT/REVIEW:

 

Zoning Application/Review for Residential Activity

Zoning Application/Review for Commercial Activity

Miscellaneous Application/Zoning Review

$75.00

$100.00

$50.00/hr

 

 

DEMOLITION PERMIT

 

Residential Building Application/Review

Residential Accessory Structure Application/Review

Commercial, Industrial, Institutional and Non-Residential

Mobile Home Removal

$100.00 each building

$50.00 each building

15% of Third Party Review Fee

$25.00

 

 

DRIVEWAY PERMITS

 

New Driveway Permit Application Review/Inspection Fee not requiring Storm Water Plan Review

 New Driveway Permit Application Review/Inspection Fee with Professional Storm Water Plan Review

 Existing Driveway Modification/Repair Review/Inspection Fee

 Existing Parking Lot Modification/Repair Review/Inspection Fee

 

$125.00

 

$300.00*

$50.00

$100.00

 

 

ROAD OPENING PERMIT

 

Road Opening Permit Application/Review

 

Street Inspection with Videotaping Fee

 Road Opening Bond Application/Review

Road Opening Bond                                                                                                                                                                                            

$150.00

Public Utility $25.00

$90.00/hr (One hour minimum)

$100.00

$500.00 plus ((length plus width plus  depth) times $40.00)

 

 

OVERWEIGHT VEHICLE PERMIT

 

Non-Refundable Heavy Hauling Permit Application

Road Inspection with Videotaping Fee

Road Bond                                                                                                                                                                                                                

$300.00

$90.00/hr (One hour minimum)

$12,500.00 per mile

 

 

SEWAGE PERMITS

 

Private Sewage System Permit Application

Administrative Fee

BASA Inspection Fee

See Sewage Fee Schedule

$50.00

$150.00

 

 

PENNDOT  HIGHWAY OCCUPANCY PERMIT

 

Administrative Fee

Application Fee

Engineer Fee

$25.00

PennDot Fee Schedule

Actual Cost

 

 

STORMWATER MANAGEMENT FEES

 

Professional Services Review Escrow

Administrative Fee

Exemptions/Modification Hearing

Waiver Hearing

On-Lot Detention Sump Inspection

 

Grading/Earth Disturbance Activity Permit

$750.00*

$700.00

$750.00

$750.00

$100.00 initial

$75.00 additional

$200.00 + Engineer Fee

 

 

UCC BOARD OF APPEALS

 

Appeal building code official's decision and requests for variance

 

Request for Public Hearing

Request for Document Review Only                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

 

 

$750.00

$250.00

 

 

SEWAGE APPEALS

 

Request for Public Hearing

Request for Document Review Only                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

$750.00

$250.00

 

 

ZONING HEARINGS

 

Appeal Zoning Officer's decision and requests for variances

 

Appeal Hearing

Variance Hearing

Request to Change/Modify Zoning Ordinance

Request for Rezoning

Conditional Use Hearing

PRD Hearing

PRD Modification Hearing

Liquor License Hearing

 

 

$750.00

$750.00

$750.00

$1,000.00

$750.00

$750.00

$750.00

$750.00

 

 

SIGN PERMIT FEE

 

Sign Application/Review for Residential Activity

Sign Application/Review for Commercial Activity

Inspection Fee

Sign Modification Review

$75.00

$100.0

15% of Third Party Review Fee

$25.00

 

 

SUBDIVISION REVIEW FEES

 

Lot Line Revision/Single Lot

Professional Services Review Escrow *

Administrative Fee                                                                                                                                                                               

 

$750.00

$330.00

Total    $1,080.00

Two (2) through Four (4) Lot Subdivision

Professional Services Review Escrow*

Administrative Fee

 

$750.00

$410.00

Total  $1,160.00

Five (5) through Ten (10) Lot Subdivision

Professional Services Review Escrow*

Administrative Fee

 

$2,500.00

$660.00

Total  $3,160.00

Eleven (11) or more Lot Subdivision

Professional Services Review Escrow*

Administration Fee

 

$3,500.00

$746.00

Total  $4,246.00

Land Development

Professional Service Review Escrow*

Administration Fee

 

$2,500.00

$746.00

Total  $3,246.00

 

 

GAS, OIL AND MINING PERMIT

 

Application/Review

Conventional

Unconventional

Subsurface Mining Application/Review

Surface Mining Application/Review

Profession Services Review Escrow*

$750.00

$1,000.00 per well

$3,000.00 per well

$1,000.00 per mine opening

$15.00 per acre of Earth disturbance

$2,000.00

 

 

BUSINESS LICENSING

 

New Mobile Home Park Initial Application

Mobile Home License Annual Renewal

New Junk Yard Initial Application

Junk Yard Annual Renewal

New Home Occupation Initial Application

Home Occupation Annual Renewal

Solicitation Permit (per individual)

Club Initial Application

Club Annual Renewal

Communication Towers Initial Application

Communications Towers Annual Renewal

Mall Kiosk and/or Tenant Change Initial Application

Mall Kiosk and/or Tenant Annual Renewal

New Adult Establishment Initial Application

Adult Establishment Annual Renewal

Commercial Annual Fire Inspection

Commercial Annual Fire Re-Inspection

$2,000 + $10.00 each unit/space

$100.00 + $5.00 each unit/space

$2,000 per acre

$225.00

$50.00

$25.00

$15.00 per day; $50.00 per month; $150.00 per year

$250.00

$100.00

$250.00

$100.00

$50.00

$25.00

$2,000.00

$500.00

$100.00

$25.00

 

 

EMERGENCY PROTECTION FEES:

 

Haz-Mat Responses

Vehicle Haz-Mat Response

Technical Rescues (Dive, High Angle, Search etc

Dive Recovery

Utility Standby

Negligent Fires

Motor Vehicle Accidents (Non Haz-Mat)

Tractor Trailer (Class A)

Medium Size (Class B)

Autos/Pickups Size (Class C)

Accident Non-Entrapment

                Motor Vehicle Fires

$250.00/hr plus material/equipment cost

3% times Haz-Mat Response Fee

$250.00/hr

$250.00/hr

$100.00/hr per apparatus

$100.00/hr per apparatus

 

$750.00 first vehicle/Each additional vehicle $350.00

$500.00 first vehicle/Each additional vehicle $250.00

$250.00 first vehicle/Each additional vehicle $100.00

$100.00/hr per apparatus

$100.00/hr per apparatus

 

 

GRADING PERMIT FEE

 

Excavation/Landfill Permit Fee

$200.00

 

 

LOGGING PERMIT FEE

 

Application Fee (1 to 5 Acres)

Application Fee (Over 5 Acres)

$100.00

$500.00

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS

 

Municipal Lien Certification Fee

Firework Permit Application

Return Check Fee

Complaint Review/Inspection

Copy of ordinance, public record or other

Mileage Reimbursement

Sewage/Complaint investigation Fee

Research by Township Staff

Certification of any record

Postage - Certified records, Engineer plans, etc

Copy of Ordinances Book

Request of Investigation pertaining to Township Ordinance or UCC

Copy of Zoning Map

Zoning Certification Fee

Copy of Comprehensive Plan

Leaf Bags

Recycling Bins

$30.00 per parcel

$50.00 per application

$35.00 per occurrence

$65.00

$0.25 per page

Per IRS Rate

$250.00

$30.00 per hour

$10.00 per certification

Actual Cost

$60.00

$60.00 per request Non-Refundable

$10.00

$25.00

$50.00

10 for $5.00

Initial Free/Additional $10.00

 

 

TAX COLLECTOR

 

Tax Certification

Duplicate Tax Card

Paid Receipt

Return Check Fee

$30.00

$5.00

$5.00

$35.00

 

 

SOLICITOR

 

Solicitor

Alternate Solicitor

Paralegal

$165.00/hr

$165.00/hr

$60.00/hr

 

 

ENGINEER

 

Professional/Technical V

Professional/Technical  VI

Professional/Technical III

Professional/Technical II

Professional/Technical I

Principal

Professional/Technical IX

Professional/Technical VIII

Professional/Technical VII

Professional /Technician VI

Conventional 2-Man Field Crew

GPS Survey Grade 2-Man Field Crew

GPS Grade 1-Man Field Crew

GPS Mapping Grade 1-Man Field Crew

$111.00/hr

$99.00/hr

$87.00/hr

$72.00/hr

$53.00/hr

$170.00/hr

$160.00/hr

$150.00/hr

$137.00/hr

$124.00/hr

$172.00/hr

$200.00/hr

$140.00/hr

$115.00/hr

No additional charge for mileage, , standard photocopies, faxes, postage, (including certified mailings) and computer time.