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Watkins Ordinance 2013-3

ORDINANCE 2013-3

CITY OF WATKINS

MEEKER COUNTY, MINNESOTA

AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING

2014 FEE SCHEDULE

WHEREAS, The City of Watkins, Minnesota has a Fee Schedule in place, setting fees for various services offered by the City, and;

WHEREAS, This Fee Schedule needs to be updated occasionally.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED, BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF WATKINS, MINNESOTA; The Watkins City Council approves the 2014 Fee Schedule as follows:

CITY OF WATKINS

FEE SCHEDULE - 2014

Admin. Fee to Certify to Tax Rolls $20.00

Adult Use Business

   Application Fee$1,500.00

   Investigative Fee$500.00

Candidate Filing Fee$2.00

City Maps (11 x 17)$2.00 (includes sales tax)

Code of Ordinances$100.00

Copies$0.25 per page (includes sales tax)

Copy of Audit$20.00

Copy of Budget$10.00

Copy of Comprehensive Plan $20.00

Copy of Subdivision Ordinance $20.00

Copy of Zoning Ordinance $20.00

Dog/cat License$5.00

Dog/cat Fines

   Impound Fee$25.00           plus $5.00/day

Clean-up Fine$10.00

Fax Fee$2.00

      per fax (includes sales tax)

Lawn Maintenance/Landscaping Contracted charge

Liquor License     On Sale$1,870.00

     Off Sale$100.00

     Sunday$200.00

     Beer

     On Sale$150.00

     Off SaleN/A

     Wine$150.00

     Consumption and Display

$50.00

     Club – On Sale$100.00

Temp. On Sale Beer     Single Event$10.00

     Multi-Event$25.00

McCarthy Park – Damage Deposit $150.00

Meeting Recordings$10.00 per meeting

Police Reports$10.00

Pool Fill - City Resident$50.00 plus current cost of water

        Out-of-City limits$75.00

                    for 1st trip with tanker

$50.00

                    for each additional trip

Return Check Fee$30.00

plus bank fee

Service Fees

     Grass mowing$65.00

                                    /hr. 1 hr. Min.

Snow Removal – sidewalks

Contracted charge

Special Assessment Search$20.00

Sweeper Use$90.00

/hour with operator-one hour min.

Village Hall Rent$75.00 per Floor per Day

Village Hall Rent-Damage Deposit $200.00

Village Hall Rent – Local Church Organizations$50.00

per each event

$25.00 per floor per use for Religious Ed. 

use

Village Hall Rent – All Non-Profit Organizations

No charge one (1) time per year use

Water Accessibility Charge (hook-up fee)$1,000.00

Sewer Accessibility Charge (hook-up fee)$1,000.00

Water reconnect after involuntary shut-off$150.00

Water Meters - Current cost of meter plus sales tax

Water$7.00

/month base Plus $7.05/thousand

Sewer$10.00

/month base, includes 1st 2,000 gal. Plus $11.83/thousand

Water – Voluntary Shut-off & Turn on $25.00

Weed Notices – Admin. and Inspection$20.00

Well Permit$25.00

SUBDIVISION APPLICATION FEE

Preliminary Plat$300.00 plus $5.00 per lot Plus $1,000.00 escrow fee

Final Plat$100.00 plus $5.00 per lot

PLANNING AND ZONING

Amendments, Appeals, CUPs, Special Exception Use, Variances, or anything Requiring a 350 ft. notice$150.00

Any time a Special Meeting of the

City Council, EDA, or Planning

Commission is required$200.00

The following LAND USE PERMIT FEES shall apply to:

• Fences, decks, non-permanent sheds$12.00

• Secured (on slab) storage units $18.00

• Additions, porches, patios (attached to structure)$24.00

• Garages, structures moved in with approval, other not attached

$30.00

• New residential construction

$36.00

• New commercial construction

$60.00

This foregoing resolution was adopted on a motion by Hesse, seconded by Gertken.  Motion carried.

Ordained by the City Council of the City of Watkins, Minnesota, this 12th day of December 2013.

Those Council members voting for: Hesse, Unterberger, Loch, Gertken, Piccerillo

Those Council members voting against:  None 

ATTEST:   (SEAL)

Dennis C. Loch, Mayor

Debra Kramer, Clerk/Treasurer

Published in the Tri-County News Thursday Dec. 26, 2013.