6.120.040 Fees.

Fees for fire marshal activities are established in Table 6.120.040:

Table 6.120.040—Fire Marshal Review and Inspection Fees 

Section

Activity

Fee

1

 

 

 

Reviews—Planning and Development Review

 

A

 

 

Site plan review Type II

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

626

 

B

 

 

Type I site plan and planning director reviews

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

434

 

C

 

 

All other land use applications

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

434

 

D

 

 

Road modification

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

326

2

 

 

 

Reviews—Building Construction/Change in Use/Special or Temporary Use

 

A

 

 

Building construction/change in use

 

 

 

 

I

 

1—10,000 square feet

$

294

 

 

II

 

Each additional 10,000 square feet

$

145

 

B

 

 

Use of building or structure for temporary or special use

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

294

3

 

 

 

Reviews—Fire Protection Features

 

A

 

 

Issuance fee

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

94

 

B

 

 

Fire pumps and private or dedicated fire hydrant systems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

186

 

C

 

 

Automatic sprinkler systems

 

 

 

 

I

 

13D system (single-family) installation or revision

$

126

 

 

II

 

Other system—Per riser

$

236

 

 

III

 

System revision > 5 heads

$

126

 

 

IV

 

Review for system adequacy or change in use

$

126

 

 

V

Underground only

$

126

 

D

 

 

Standpipe systems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

126

 

E

 

 

Commercial cooking protection

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

126

 

F

 

 

Other extinguishing system

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

186

 

G

 

 

Smoke removal system

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

186

 

H

 

 

Zoned fire alarm systems

 

 

 

 

I

 

New system installation or revision to an existing system

 

 

 

 

 

a

First zone (includes sprinkler monitoring only)

$

126

 

 

 

b

Each additional zone

$

63

 

 

II

 

Addressable fire alarm systems

 

 

 

 

 

a

1—50 devices

$

285

 

 

 

b

51—100

$

409

 

 

 

c

101—150

$

532

 

 

 

d

151—200

$

683

 

 

 

e

201—300

$

807

 

 

 

f

301—400

$

989

 

 

 

g

401 or more

$

1,237

 

I

 

 

Plan review for installation of gates obstructing fire department access

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

74

 

J

 

 

Plan review for single-family residences, residential additions/alterations and miscellaneous building reviews

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

74

 

K

 

 

Additional plan review

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

148

4

 

 

 

Reviews—Special Processes and Equipment

 

A

 

 

Application of flammable/combustible finishes

 

 

 

 

I

 

Application of flammable/combustible finishes including dip tank operations and application of combustible powders

$

186

 

 

II

 

Dip tanks

$

126

 

 

III

 

Unlisted spray booth

$

186

 

 

IV

 

Listed spray booth

$

126

 

 

V

 

Organic peroxides and coatings and dual-component coatings

$

186

 

B

 

 

Semiconductor fabrication

 

 

 

 

I

 

Semiconductor fabrication using HPM, each process

$

392

 

 

II

 

Special tool, machinery or equipment used in fabrication, each tool

$

186

 

C

 

 

Commercial drying ovens

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

126

 

D

 

 

Refrigeration systems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

273

5

 

 

 

Reviews—Special Hazards

 

A

 

 

Compressed gases

 

 

 

 

I

 

In excess of exempt amounts

$

126

 

B

 

 

Cryogenic systems or processes

 

 

 

 

I

 

Each system, process or product

$

94

 

 

II

 

Each tank or vessel

$

48

 

C

 

 

Explosive materials

 

 

 

 

I

 

Storage of black or smokeless powder, small arms ammunition, percussion caps and primers for consumer consumption

$

94

 

 

II

 

Manufacture, assembly, testing of ammunition, fireworks, blasting agents and other explosives or explosive material

$

469

 

 

III

 

Other storage, use, handling or demolition of explosives or explosive material

$

156

 

 

IV

 

Magazines

 

 

 

 

 

a

Permanent Class 1, 4, or 5

$

156

 

 

 

b

Portable Class 1, 4, or 5

$

156

 

 

 

c

Type 2 or 3

$

156

 

 

V

 

Fireworks

 

 

 

 

 

a

Retail stand

$

108

 

 

 

b

Display

$

108

 

 

VI

 

Pyrotechnic special effect

$

186

 

D

 

 

Hazardous materials

 

 

 

 

I

 

Storage tank or vessel installation, removal, abandonment, repair or reline

 

 

 

 

 

a

First tank or vessel

$

126

 

 

 

b

Each additional

$

54

 

 

II

 

Container or portable tank storage

$

126

 

 

III

 

Product piping or vapor recovery—Motor fuel dispensing (with tank installation)

$

48

 

 

IV

 

Other product piping or vapor recovery—Per product

$

94

 

 

V

 

Flammable or combustible mixing, use, dispensing room or area

$

186

 

 

VI

 

Hazardous material recycling systems

$

186

 

 

VII

 

Hazardous material storage facility, construction, modification or abandonment

$

186

 

 

VIII

 

Review of hazardous material inventory statement or management plans

$

186

 

 

IX

 

Storage, use or handling of hazardous materials in excess of exempt amounts not listed

$

186

 

E

 

 

High-piled combustible storage

 

 

 

 

I

 

Designated storage area 501—2,500 square feet

$

126

 

 

II

 

Designated storage area 2,501—12,000 square feet

$

156

 

 

III

 

Designated storage area 12,001—20,000 square feet

$

186

 

 

IV

 

Designated storage area 20,001—300,000 square feet

$

236

 

 

V

 

Each additional 300,000 square feet or portion thereof

$

283

 

F

 

 

Liquefied petroleum gas

 

 

 

 

I

 

Fixed installation of portable or nonportable tanks with a water capacity in excess of 125 gallons

 

 

 

 

 

a

First tank

$

126

 

 

 

b

Each additional tank

$

30

 

 

II

 

Dispensing

$

156

 

G

 

 

Storage or display of aerosol products

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

156

6

 

 

 

Reviews—Additional Reviews beyond Original Submittals

 

A

 

 

Minor revision to plan previously submitted

25% of original fee

 

B

 

 

Significant revision to or resubmittal of plan or review previously submitted

Original fee

7

 

 

 

Inspections—Land Development/Building Construction/Certificate of Occupancy/Special or Change in Use

 

A

 

 

Verify fire department access or hydrant locations

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

116

 

B

 

 

Flow test hydrants

 

 

 

 

I

 

1—4 hydrants

$

116

 

 

II

 

Each additional hydrant

$

40

 

C

 

 

Building construction/certificate of occupancy/special or change in use

 

 

 

 

I

 

Assembly occupancies or special uses

 

 

 

 

 

a

A1 or A2

$

236

 

 

 

b

A3

$

180

 

 

 

c

A4 or special

$

203

 

 

 

d

Tents

$

156

 

 

II

 

Occupancy Groups B, E, I, M, S or U

 

 

 

 

 

a

First 1—10,000 square feet

$

205

 

 

 

b

Each additional 10,000 square feet or portion thereof

$

80

 

 

III

 

Occupancy Groups H, F

 

 

 

 

 

a

Group H Division 5, 1—50,000 square feet

$

236

 

 

 

b

Other Group H or F, 1—10,000 square feet

$

210

 

 

 

c

Each additional 10,000 square feet or portion thereof

$

210

 

 

IV

 

Occupancy Group R

 

 

 

 

 

a

1—20 units

$

156

 

 

 

b

Each additional 20 units or portion thereof

$

94

8

 

 

 

Inspections—Fire Protection Features

 

A

 

 

Fire pumps

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

283

 

B

 

 

Automatic sprinkler systems

 

 

 

 

I

 

13D (single-family) or 13R (multifamily)—Per building

$

156

 

 

II

 

Other systems, each riser

$

236

 

 

III

 

System revision > 5 heads

$

156

 

 

IV

 

Plus each head for the above

$

2.15

 

C

 

 

Standpipe systems per riser

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

196

 

D

 

 

Commercial cooking protection

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

188

 

E

 

 

Other extinguishing system

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

283

 

F

 

 

Smoke removal system

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

283

 

G

 

 

Zoned fire alarm systems

 

 

 

 

I

 

First zone

$

156

 

 

II

 

Each additional zone

$

94

 

 

III

 

Plus each device

$

3.25

 

 

IV

 

Addressable fire alarm systems

 

 

 

 

 

a

1—50 devices

$

188

 

 

 

b

51—100

$

258

 

 

 

c

101—150

$

323

 

 

 

d

151—200

$

430

 

 

 

e

201—300

$

527

 

 

 

f

301—400

$

618

 

 

 

g

401 or more

$

710

 

H

 

 

Partial system inspection

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

156

 

I

 

 

Inspection for installation of gates obstructing fire department access

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

148

 

J

 

 

Inspection for single-family residences, residential additions/alterations and miscellaneous building reviews

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

74

9

 

 

 

Inspections—Special Processes and Equipment

 

A

 

 

Application of flammable/combustible finishes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

156

 

B

 

 

Application of flammable/combustible finishes including dip tank operations and application of combustible powders

 

 

 

 

I

 

Dip tanks

$

156

 

 

II

 

Spray booths

$

156

 

C

 

 

Organic peroxides and coatings and dual-component coatings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

156

 

D

 

 

Semiconductor fabrication

 

 

 

 

I

 

Semiconductor fabrication using HPM, each process

$

156

 

 

II

 

Special tool, machinery or equipment used in fabrication, each tool

$

156

 

E

 

 

Commercial drying ovens

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

156

 

F

 

 

Refrigeration systems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

156

10

 

 

 

Inspections—Special Hazards

 

A

 

 

Compressed gases

 

 

 

 

I

 

All classifications in excess of exempt amounts—First 20 outlets

$

156

 

 

II

 

Each additional 20 outlets or portion thereof

$

80

 

B

 

 

Cryogenic systems or processes

 

 

 

 

I

 

Each system, process or product

$

236

 

 

II

 

Each tank or vessel

$

40

 

C

 

 

Explosive materials

 

 

 

 

I

 

Storage of black or smokeless powder, small arms ammunition, percussion caps and primers for consumer consumption

$

156

 

 

II

 

Other storage, use, handling or demolition of explosives or explosive material

$

156

 

 

III

 

Magazines

 

 

 

 

 

a

Permanent Class 1, 4 or 5

$

156

 

 

 

b

Portable Class 1, 4 or 5

$

156

 

 

 

c

Type 2 or 3

$

156

 

 

IV

 

Fireworks

 

 

 

 

 

a

Retail stand

Review and inspection not to exceed $100

 

 

 

b

Display

Review and inspection not to exceed $100

 

 

V

 

Pyrotechnic special effect

$

156

 

D

 

 

Hazardous materials

 

 

 

 

I

 

Storage tank or vessel installation, removal, abandonment, repair or reline

 

 

 

 

 

a

First 3 tanks or vessels

$

156

 

 

 

b

Each additional

$

40

 

 

II

 

Container or portable tank storage

$

156

 

 

III

 

Product piping or vapor recovery—Motor fuel dispensing (with tank installation)

Included

 

 

IV

 

Other product piping or vapor recovery—Per product

$

156

 

 

V

 

Hazardous material recycling systems

$

156

 

 

VI

 

Storage use or handling of hazardous materials in excess of exempt amounts not listed

$

156

 

E

 

 

High-piled combustible storage

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

156

 

F

 

 

Liquefied petroleum gas

 

 

 

 

I

 

Fixed installation of portable or nonportable tanks with a water capacity in excess of 125 gallons

 

 

 

 

 

a

First tank

$

156

 

 

 

b

Each additional tank

$

40

 

 

II

 

Dispensing

$

156

 

G

 

 

Storage or display of aerosol products

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

156

11

 

 

 

Reinspections—Each1

 

 

 

 

 

 

$

162

12

 

 

 

Fire and Life Safety

Square Foot

Cost

 

A

 

 

For the purpose of performing inspections and related activities for the issuance of required operational permits as outlined in Section 15.12.105.6. Must be paid before operational permit(s) can be issued

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1—29,999 sq. ft.

$150 plus $50 per operational permit

 

 

 

 

 

30,000—69,999 sq. ft.

$200 plus $50 per operational permit

 

 

 

 

 

70,000—99,999 sq. ft.

$250 plus $50 per operational permit

 

 

 

 

 

100,000 sq. ft. or more

$300 plus $50 per operational permit

 

B

 

 

For the purpose of performing inspections and related activities for occupancies referenced in Section 15.12.106.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1—29,999 sq. ft.

$150

 

 

 

 

 

30,000—69,999 sq. ft.

$200

 

 

 

 

 

70,000—99,999 sq. ft.

$250

 

 

 

 

 

100,000 sq. ft. or more

$300

 

C

 

 

Reinspections – Each2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reinspections taking up to 1 hour

$162

 

 

 

 

 

Each additional 15 minutes or portion thereof

$40

 

D

 

 

Unless alternatives have been agreed upon between the county and responsible party for the inspected premises, failure to pay fees for the inspections referenced above shall result in the following penalties:

 

 

 

 

I

 

More than 105 days past due

12% annual interest added

Notes:

1    This fee applies where no progress has been made toward correction of noted violation(s) related to work on an existing permit. This fee does not apply to reinspections required under subsection 12.

2    This fee may be applied when more than one (1) reinspection has been required to verify corrections of noted violations related to fire and life safety inspections.

(Sec. 30 of Ord. 1997-12-46; amended by Sec. 1 of Ord. 1998-04-09; amended by Sec. 4 (Exh. B) of Ord. 2001-12-09; amended by Sec. 2 (Exh. B) of Ord. 2001-12-11; amended by Sec. 1 (Exh. A) of Ord. 2002-11-07; amended by Ord. 2004-12-02; amended by Ord. 2005-12-01; amended by Sec. 1 of Ord. 2007-04-17; amended by Sec. 1 of Ord. 2008-02-01; amended by Sec. 1 (Exh. A) of Ord. 2009-06-08; amended by Sec. 6 of Ord. 2010-04-18; amended by Sec. 5 (Exh. E) of Ord. 2011-07-03; amended by Sec. 3 of Ord. 2016-11-12; amended by Sec. 1 of Ord. 2017-09-05; amended by Sec. 1 of Ord. 2019-03-05)