Fee Schedule

RESOLUTION NO. 2190

A RESOLUTION ADOPTING A COMPREHENSIVE SET OF FEE SCHEDULES FOR THE CITY OF LIBERAL BUILDING AND CODE ENFORCEMENT DEPARTMENT REGULATIONS. BY AMENDING THE FEES CONTAINED IN ARTICLE 6 BUILDING AND STRUCTURE CODES IN EXHIBIT "C" OF THE CODE OF THE CITY OF LIBERAL, KANSAS. BE IT RESOLVED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF LIBERAL, KANSAS.

Section 1. The City of Liberal fees are incorporated in the Code of the City of Liberal, Kansas, as set forth in Exhibit C.

Section 2. The City of Liberal proposes to amend the fee structure for Article 6, Building and Structure Codes, in Exhibit C, as follows:

A. BUILDING PERMIT FEES. The fees as required for all contractors defined in 6-106 shall be accordance to the specific tables in C-601.

B. BUILDING LICENSE REQUIRED. For starting or commencing of any work for which a permit is required by ICC Codes or by the City Municipal Codes without first securing such a permit and payment of the fees, there shall be assessed a $100.00 fine against the primary contractor described per C-605.

C. LICENSE REQUIRED. It shall be unlawful for any person, firm, company, association or corporation to enter into a contract or agreement with another so as to bring himself, herself or itself under the definition of building contractor herein, or to perform any work as a building contractor, without first having obtained a building contractor's license and all required for that license. Any such contract or arrangement shall be voidable at the option of the person who is having the work done, and the person, entity and anyone aiding, abetting or conspiring with the unlicensed building contractor, shall be subject to a ($500.00 nor more than $1000.00) fine for a first offense and a ($1000.00 nor more than $1500.00) fine for each subsequent offense as stated in 6-220 (c).

D. FEE SCHEDULES. Fee schedules for projects shall be based on the total amount of the project from start to finish, for commercial and residential, the total amount before a certificate of occupancy is giving to the projects general contractor by the City of Liberal. All contractors, sub-contractors and tradesman shall be listed and shall be licensed in the City of Liberal before working on a project.

(a) Residential Permit Fees (Including fences).
TOTAL VALUATION FEE
$0.01 to $3,000.00 $29.00
$3,000.01 to $6,000.00 $56.00
$6,000.01 to $25,000.00 $105.00
$25,000.01 to $50,000.00 $200.00
$50,000.01 to $100,000.00 $310 for the first $50,000 plus $4.50
for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
to and including $100,000
$100,000.01 to $250,000.00 $532 for the first $100,000.01 plus $3.40
for each additional $1000 or fraction thereof
to and including $250,000
$250,000.01 to $500,000.00 $975 for the first $250,000.01 plus $3.40
for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
to and including $500,000
$500,000.01 AND OVER  $1,775 for the first $500,00.01 plus $3.40
for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof 
(b) Commercial and Industrial permit fees (including fences).
TOTAL VALUATION FEE
$0.01 to $3,000.00 $32.00
$3,000.01 to $6,000.00 $62.00
$6,000.01 to $25,000.00 $130.00
$25,000.01 to $50,000.00 $220.00
$50,000.01 to $100,000.00 $350 for the first $50,000 plus $4.50
for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
to and including $100,000
$100,000.01 to $250,000.00 $600 for the first $100,000.01 plus $3.75
for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
to and including $250,000
$250,000.01 to $500,000.00 $1162 for the first $250,000.01 plus $4.00
for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
to and including $500,000
$500,000.01 to $1,000,000.00 $2,160 for the first $500,000.01 plus $4.00
for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof 
$1,000,000.01 AND OVER  $4,160 for the first $1,000,000.01 plus $2.00
for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof 
(c) Other fees. (C-602)
OTHER INSPECTIONS  FEE
Non emergency inspections outside of normal business hours. $50.00
No permit secured before starting or commencing of any work
required by permit, unless an emergency situation exists 606(c).
$100.00
Re-inspections fees. (paid in advance of the re-inspection to the
building department).
$30.00
Inspections for which no fee is specifically indicated. $50.00
Demolition permit.  $30.00
(C-603)
MOVING OF BUILDINGS FEE
Inspections  $75.00
Permit Fee $500.00
(C-604)
CONTRACTORS LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION  FEE
Contractor's License (NEW)  $200.00
Contractor's License (RENEWAL)  $100.00
Local certificate for all trades, each * $20.00
Homeowner's Permit  $20.00
Sponsorship Fee for Examinations  $30.00
*All masters, journeyman and apprentices tradesman working for a contractor 

(C-605)
BUILDING BOARD OF APPEALS  FEE
Appeal Application  $100.00

Section 4. That this Resolution shall be effective upon passage and adoption by the Governing Body of the City of Liberal, Kansas, and remain effective until a superseding Resolution is passed by the Governing Body of the City of Liberal, Kansas.

ADOPTED AND APPROVED by the Governing Body of the City of Liberal, Kansas, this ______ day of _________________, 2014.

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Dave Harrison, Mayor

ATTEST:

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Debra S. Giskie, CMC, City Clerk